In November 2006 Al Jazeera began broadcasting in English with a promise to balance the flow of information from South to North.

Two years on we are looking at the state of the world through the eyes of children. How do opportunity, expectation and lifestyle differ from region to region and country to country?

We are focusing on Argentina, Gaza, Iraq, Russia and the United Kingdom.

Here we visit the family of a two-year-old who lives in Gaza City with the daily reality of shortages of basic supplies.

Source: Al Jazeera