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The figure below is one of many interesting comparisons made in the report, this figures compares the child poverty rates of 21 OECD countries before and after taxes and benefits.
Meet three young boys from similarly impoverished backgrounds, but from different countries. This short film allows these boys to relate themselves what it is like to be among the most disadvantaged children in their respective societies.
The author of Children Left Behind, Peter Adamson, discusses which countries are allowing their children to fall behind, and the consequences for the children, the economy and the society.