Poverty is more than just not having enough money. It means lacking access
to good health care and education or not living in a decent house. It is also about
not having equal opportunities or not being supported to reach their full potential.
Poverty is experienced in different ways and at different stages of the life cycle.
Up to 3 years
Low parental income
High parental income
Poorer households have higher
Obese children %
are unable to pay for
CHILDREN DESERVE BETTER!
Source: Eurostat 2013 and HBSC
Supported by the EU Alliance for Investing in Children