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The mental toll of being connected

Nicoletta Balbo - Population Europe, November 2018.
15-11-2018
What kind of impact is social media having on adolescent health?
 

Population and fertility for 195 territories

The Lancet, November 2018.
11-11-2018
Single-calendar year and single-year of age estimates of fertility and population by sex with standardised and replicable methods.
 

Child poverty in the OECD

Olivier Thévenon, Thomas Manfredi, Yajna Govind, Ilya Klauzner - OECD, 18 October 2018.
02-11-2018
This paper provides an overview of the main trends in child income poverty since the mid-2000s, and explores to what extent child poverty trends are linked to demographic, policy and/or labour market changes
 

Responsive school systems

OECD, October 2018.
28-10-2018
Evolving educational objectives, changing student needs and demographic developments require school systems to be highly responsive to new patterns of demand and adapt their provision accordingly.
 

Poor children in rich countries: why we need policy action

OECD, October 2018.
19-10-2018
Today, nearly 1 in 7 children lives in poverty on average in the OECD, and children often face higher poverty risks than other population groups. A significant reduction in child poverty can be achieved through better coverage and targeting of benefits towards poor children.
 

Sustainable development in the European Union

Eurostat, 18 September 2018.
14-10-2018
The EU is fully committed to playing an active role to maximise progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. This publication builds on the EU SDG indicator set, developed in cooperation with a large number of stakeholders.
 

Teens and cyberbullying

Pew Research Center - 27 September 2018.
06-10-2018
59% of US teens have been bullied or harassed online, and a similar share says it's a major problem for people their age. At the same time, teens mostly think teachers, social media companies and politicians are failing at addressing this issue.
 

The cost of doing nothing

US Department of Labor, 4 September 2018.
25-09-2018
The price everyone pays at the US without paid leave policies to support America’s 21st century working families.
 

Paid family leave in the United States

Sarah A. Donovan - Congressional Research Service, 12 September 2018.
16-09-2018
As defined in state law and federal proposals, family caregiving activities that are eligible for paid family leave or leave insurance benefits generally include caring for and bonding with a newly arrived child and attending to the serious medical needs of certain close family members.
 

Family demographic processes and in-work poverty in the US

Zachary Van Winkle and Emanuela Struffolino - Demographic Research, September 2018.
15-09-2018
In-work poverty, a phenomenon that engenders social exclusion, is exceptionally high in the United States. However, we have no knowledge on the effects of family demographic processes on in-work poverty across individuals’ life courses.
 
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