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A global survey has 6,204 children in 47 countries around the world about their hopes, dreams and fears. The worldwide "Small Voices, Big Dreams" report from the children's charity ChildFund. It asked ten- to twelve-year-olds six questions about the world and their future. It that education, food and the environment are their biggest worries. A ChildFund spokesman said: "We're always …to see how much [importance] children… on education." He that he was children saw the link between education and a better future: "It the depth of maturity of children, who clearly the connection between education and changing their worlds for the better."

The children were asked the question: "If you were president or leader of your country, what would you do to the lives of children in your country?" Most said they would on education. The children also the question "What are you most afraid of?" Over 25 per cent of kids in countries said their greatest fear was dangerous animals and insects. The environment was also a big concern for the children. The report says: "Across the world, nearly half of children they would either more trees, build additional green spaces or littering to help improve the planet." future careers, almost 20 per cent of children to be a professional athlete when they .

 


 
 

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