• Paid leave for mothers
    Find out which countries offer new mothers paid maternity leave, which helps parents meet their children’s developmental, health, and educational needs.
  • Children’s-Chances-color
    This Children’s Chances summary report provides a global picture of where we stand on laws and policies that make a difference in children’s life chances.
  • Paternal Leave
    Find out which countries offer new fathers paid paternity leave, which helps parents meet their children’s developmental, health, and educational needs.
  • Healthcare
    Read about the status of internationally recognized but not universally protected constitutional rights to health, public health, and medical care in 191 countries.
  • Secondary Education
    Tens of millions of children around the world are out of school. This map shows where children have access to free and compulsory secondary education.
 

Use our Global Maps and Tables to compare countries and identify the leaders and laggards, successes and setbacks on important social policy questions, including among many others: