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Build momentum to ‘finish the job’ and end COVID-19 pandemic, urges Guterres |

Mr. Guterres celebrated the increase in vaccination coverage around the world, particularly among high-risk populations, and the fact that, on average, countries have vaccinated around three-quarters of healthcare workers and the elderly. . COVID-19 measures are increasingly integrated into routine health programs, and new antiviral drugs are about to become …

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Church donates $5 million to UNICEF’s Global Malnutrition Program

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a US$5 million donation to UNICEF’s new No Time to Waste global campaign against malnutrition. The contribution will help malnourished children aged five and under in up to 24 countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, the Middle East and the Philippines. …

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UNICEF Mozambique Situation Report No. 7, July 2022 – Mozambique

Attachments Strong points Insecurity in Cabo Delgado led to the displacement of more than 44,000 people on the move in July Government health authorities, with the support of UNICEF and WHO, have vaccinated more than 7.5 million children against poliovirus nationwide, the number of cases is increasing UNICEF supported the …

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UNICEF USA – CultureMap Austin

UNICEF USA works to put children first everywhere through fundraising, advocacy and education for UNICEF’s global mandate here in the United States. They work toward the day when no child dies of preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood. UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories …

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UNICEF ECARO Humanitarian Situation Report (Ukraine Refugee Response) No. 16: 24 August to 06 September 2022 – Poland

Attachments Strong points As of August 30, more than 7 million Ukrainian refugees were registered across Europe, including 4 million registered for temporary national protection programs or similar. 39 UNICEF-UNHCR Blue Points are currently operational in seven countries.* During the reporting period: 10,445 households (22,588 people) benefited from UNICEF cash …

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UNICEF announces new global education mascot, Uni

NEW YORK, September 13, 2022 – UNICEF today announced a new global education mascot. United will serve as an ambassador for learning and symbolize the right of every child to access a quality education. Uni symbolizes the hope that access to quality learning gives to children and their communities. Yet …

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World Bank Government and UNICEF Engage in Self-Help Groups to End Child Marriage and Teen Pregnancy

Kolkata: The Government of West Bengal in collaboration with UNICEF will form child-friendly sanghas (groups), comprising members of self-help groups, to tackle child marriage and teenage pregnancy in the state, which is the highest in the country. To end these twin threats, the state government and UNICEF have planned as …

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Ugwuanyi reiterates his commitment to the government’s partnership with UNICEF in the fight against malnutrition through PARSNIP

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has pledged to ratify the State’s Multi-Sectoral Nutrition Strategic Action Plan to address stunting and malnutrition in the state in line with the adoption of the national policy on food and nutrition and the domestication of the national strategic plan of action on nutrition …

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UNICEF immunizes 77,791 people in Bali and Taraba

September 6, 2022September 6, 2022114 A UNICEF official in Taraba State, Mr Shimbura Bongkiya, said about 77,791 children had been vaccinated against rotavirus, tetanus and other killer childhood diseases in the first three days. of the ongoing vaccination campaign in the state’s LGA Bali. Mr Shimbura …

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Immunizing children is an investment in the future: Dr Mainak Chatterjee, Immunization Specialist, UNICEF India

Routine immunization plays a vital role in the role of a healthy child. Vaccinations not only protect your child against deadly diseases, such as polio, tetanus and diphtheria, but they also keep other children safe by eliminating or significantly reducing dangerous diseases that used to be passed from child to …

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UNICEF prepares faculties for safe reopening of early childhood education

As face-to-face classes approach, the Council for Early Childhood Development (ECCD) and the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO), with support from the United Nations Children‘s Fund ( UNICEF), organized a conference with different teachers from each barangay in the city of Valenzuela to orient them for the safe …

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Half of health care facilities lack basic hygiene services: WHO and UNICEF report

Half of healthcare facilities globally lack basic hygiene services with soap and water or alcohol-based hand sanitizer where patients receive care and in facility toilets , according to the latest report from the Joint Monitoring Program (JMP) of WHO and UNICEF. About 3.85 billion people use these facilities, putting them …

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UNICEF to expand e-learning to 400 schools in Kebbi

The United Nations Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF) said it would expand e-learning to 400 schools in nine local government areas of Kebbi State, in line with the effort to complete the state governments and to ensure that children receive both qualitative and quantitative education in their respective primary schools. integrated …

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UNICEF water pumps: a source of life, health and resilience

For small communities, human-powered pumps For small communities of up to 200 people who live within 200 meters of a water source, human-powered pumps, especially hand pumps, may be a better solution than electric pumps. UNICEF, in collaboration with partners, is drilling wells, installing hand pumps, providing spare parts and …

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Children suffering from severe drought in parts of Africa ‘one sickness away from disaster’ – warns UNICEF – Somalia

The number of drought-affected people in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia without reliable access to safe drinking water has risen from 9.5 million to 16.2 million in the space of five months, while children in the Sahel also face extremely high levels of water vulnerability NEW YORK/NAIROBI/DAKAR, August 23, 2022 – …

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United Nations Resident Coordinator and Humanitarian Coordinator in Syria, Imran Riza, Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for Syria, Muhannad Hadi and UNICEF Regional Director for the Middle East and North Africa, Adele Khodr joint statement on the attacks – Syrian Arab Republic

Attachments The United Nations Resident Coordinator and Humanitarian Coordinator for Syria, Mr. Imran Riza, the Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for Syria, Mr. Muhannad Hadi and the UNICEF Regional Director for the Middle East and North Africa, Ms. Adele Khodr express their deep concern over the continued escalation of hostilities in northern …

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UNICEF Balochistan Field Chief inaugurates vaccine cold room in Lasbela

QUETTA – The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) Balochistan Field Chief Gerida J. Barukla on Thursday inaugurated the cold room for vaccines in the flood-hit Lasbela district as part of the program oral cholera vaccines (OCV) from UNICEF. DHQ Dr Imran and other officers participated in the opening …

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Samoon reviews finalizing “action plan” for skill mapping in J&K

Added August 16, 2022 Images News Network SRINAGAR: The Principal Secretary of the Skills Development Department (SDD), Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon chaired a meeting today to review progress in finalizing the action plan for skills mapping across Jammu- and Kashmir by UNICEF under the YuWAAH initiative at the Civil Secretariat …

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UNICEF and stakeholders finalize management frameworks for vulnerable children in Sokoto

Stakeholders in a 2-day meeting to finalize management frameworks for vulnerable children in Sokoto BY ANKELI EMMANUEL, Sokoto – The Arab and Islamic Council of Sokoto State and the State Ministry of Women and Children’s Affairs, in collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), organized a 2-day meeting to …

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UNICEF salutes Kebbi for child rights law

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has inaugurated a nine-member Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), tasked with upholding professionalism.Fashola, at the inauguration of COREN members in Abuja on Tuesday, emphasized the need for members to imbibe professionalism and ensure that the ethics that guide the …

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UNICEF to replicate Bauchi’s 1,000 Days of Integrated Health Services for pregnant women and children worldwide – The Sun Nigeria

By Paul Orude Bauchi The United Nations Children‘s Fund (UNICEF) hailed 1,000 days of integrated health services for pregnant women and children under two in Toro Local Government Area, Bauchi State . The commendation was made on Tuesday when a team from the UNICEF Global Bureau, led by Ephrem Tekle, …

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Fiji launches first-ever national MICS to monitor the well-being of all children and their families – Fiji

Suva, Fiji August 4, 2022 – Today, the Fiji Bureau of Statistics officially launched Fiji’s first-ever Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) 2021 to help the government provide reliable data to measure progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. These include data on infant mortality, health, nutrition, education, child protection, women’s health …

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UNICEF Uganda Humanitarian Situation Report No. 2 (Floods Response): August 2022 – Uganda

Attachments Overview of the situation and humanitarian needs According to the Uganda Red Cross Society, in the past 24 hours, the eastern region of Uganda has been mostly dry with some drizzles that have poured into some areas and beneficiary assessments and verifications are still ongoing. So far, 1,649 households …

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World Breastfeeding Week: NOA and UNICEF raise awareness in the Kaduna community

1 The National Guidance Agency (NOA) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) raised awareness on the importance of breastfeeding at Chikun Local Government Area in Kaduna State on Thursday. 2 News Agency of Nigeria reports that the campaign conducted alongside an advocacy visit to the Etsu of Chikun, Mr. …

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UNICEF ECARO Refugee Response Humanitarian Situation Report #15, 13-26 July 2022 – Poland

Attachments Strong points As of 26 July, more than 6.1 million Ukrainian refugees were registered across Europe, including 3.7 million registered for temporary protection or similar national protection programs. 33 UNICEF-UNHCR blue dots are operational in six countries. 8,515 refugees and host communities (5,943 women), including 3,653 children, had access …

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Heidi Klum’s Daughter Leni Attends UNICEF Benefit in Sexy Spaghetti Strap Dress

On Saturday, the UNICEF Ball in Capri, Italy, hosted many celebrities, including model Leni Klum, daughter of famous supermodel Heidi Klum. A sense of style seems to run in the family, as Leni showed up wearing an absolutely stunning spaghetti strap dress with a sexy plunging neckline that showed off …

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Photo report: No country is spared from human trafficking

children in difficulty and at risk, UNICEF supports the youngest victims of trafficking and illegal migration.” alt=”In the Gabonese public center for children in difficulty and at risk, UNICEF supports the youngest victims of trafficking and illegal migration.” width=”” height=”” loading=”lazy”/> In the Gabonese public center for children in difficulty …

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Funding Compendium 2021 – World

Attachments Analyzes of contributions from public and private sector resource partners to UNICEF Strong points UNICEF is funded entirely by voluntary contributions. We rely on the commitment of our partners to provide vital support to children and their families. The 2021 Funding Compendium contains financial information on contributions to UNICEF …

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Madagascar Office: Humanitarian Situation Report No. 13 – Reporting Period: January-June 2022 – Madagascar

Attachments Strong points • The nutritional situation has improved during this first half of 2022 compared to the same period last year. However, the situation is still below normal with a high number of children admitted to the Community Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) program compared to the 5-year admission …

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“47 million Nigerians do not have access to basic toilets”, UNICEF – Transcontinental Times

NIGERIA. Abuja: While Nigeria is ranked the second highest open defecation country after India, around 47 million of its citizens lack access to basic toilets. The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has just revealed it. UNICEF Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Specialist Raphael Nwozor made this known in Abuja during …

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Water crisis puts millions of Lebanese at risk – Middle East Monitor

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has warned that the water crisis in Lebanon is putting the health of millions of people, especially children, at risk. UNICEF said in a new report titled “Fighting to keep the taps running” that “the prospects for a solution will remain bleak, as lack …

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UNICEF representative hails Vietnam’s immunization system amid COVID-19 | Health

Illustrative image (Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnamese government is working to get routine childhood immunization back on track, UNICEF Vietnam Representative Rana Flowers said July 19. “We look forward to seeing Vietnam return to the strong child and adolescent immunization system it had in place before the pandemic …

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U-Report for Suraksha campaign launched

GUWAHATI: Governor of Assam, Prof. Jagdish Mukhi on Monday launched U-Report for the Suraksha campaign. It is an interactive digital tool that aims to raise awareness among young people in Assam about cyberbullying and corporal punishment, as well as the redress mechanisms made available by the government. Launching the U-Report …

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UNICEF India Humanitarian Situation Report (Assam, Floods): 08 July 2022 – India

Attachments Strong points The second wave of flooding in Assam which started on June 14 has improved significantly. As of July 7, 0.91 million people including 0.23 million children and 0.32 million women in 707 villages in 14/35 districts are affected. One hundred eighty-six lives lost and 37 people missing. …

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Kenya and UNICEF deploy therapeutic food to prevent child malnutrition

Nairobi, July 13 (IANS): The Kenyan Ministry of Health and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) have started rolling out ready-to-use therapeutic foods to four drought-stricken counties to help prevent severe malnutrition among children. The shipment of highly nutritious food items worth 30 million shillings ($253,915) is part of …

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Delhi: DSEU partners with UNICEF to help students find jobs

In a bid to prepare students for the market and enable them to access employment opportunities, Delhi Skill and Entrepreneurship University (DSEU) has partnered with YuWaah (Generation Unlimited India) at UNICEF. Through this joint effort, DSEU and UNICEF have implemented “Career Awareness Sessions” for DSEU students to raise student awareness …

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Australia Cummins test skipper urges people to donate to crisis-ridden Sri Lanka

COLOMBO: Australia Test captain Pat Cummins on Saturday urged the world to donate wholeheartedly to Sri Lanka, which is in the midst of a massive economic crisis. The bowling stalwart posted a video on social media and listed the difficulties faced by islanders, many of whom are unable to get …

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Arlo Parks has become a prominent supporter of Unicef ​​UK

Multi-award winning singer Arlo Parks has been named a top Unicef ​​UK supporter. The move elevates the Mercury Prize and UK Prize winner’s support for the charity and his commitment to protecting children‘s rights around the world. Parks has been supporting Unicef ​​UK since 2021, when she performed at the …

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Karnataka to get National Midwifery Training Institute in partnership with Center, UNICEF and others – Edexlive

Karnataka is setting up its first National Midwifery Training Institute (NMTI) at the Vani Vilas Government Women and Children Hospital. The Midwifery Initiative is a public-private partnership between central and state governments, UNICEF and the Bengaluru-based Aastrika Foundation. According to informed sources, midwifery educators will be trained at NMTI with …

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Moray Schools, including Seafield Primary School, Aberlour Primary School, Hopeman Primary School and Kinloss Primary School, raise £5,748.42 by donning yellow and blue for the Pennies for Peace campaign

MORAY school children raised £5,748 for Ukraine in March by dressing in blue and yellow and donating ‘Pennies for Peace’. Kate Imlah and Beryl Tobin holding the check with the Harley Laughlan poster (center) The March 31 fundraiser, promoted with a stunning poster by Seafield elementary student Harley Laughlan, was …

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Children fleeing war in Ukraine at risk of trafficking: UNICEF

UNICEF is sounding the alarm about the risk of children fleeing war in Ukraine being trafficked and exploited. More than 1.5 million minors have fled the country since the start of the conflict. Since the start of the war in Ukraine, more than 1.5 million children have been forced to …

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UNICEF launches national consultations for its next country program with stakeholders in Lebanon

UNICEF Lebanon released the following statement on Tuesday: UNICEF has launched the development of its new Country Program Document (CPD) for Lebanon for 2023-2025 in consultation with high-level government officials and institutions, civil society and United Nations agencies. More than 150 key stakeholders gathered at the National Library of Lebanon …

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MoHR Conducts Child Protection Case Management Training

Islamabad: The Ministry of Human Rights (MoHR), in collaboration with Unicef, conducted a three-day training on Child Protection Case Management and Referral System (CPCMRS) for relevant ICT stakeholders. The objective of the training was to understand child protection issues, the ICT Child Protection Act 2018, the rules of the law …

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Briefing note from UNICEF Geneva Palace on the situation of children and families affected by the earthquake in Afghanistan

GENEVA, June 24, 2022 – “Hello. Thank you for your time. “I would like to update you on the latest news from Afghanistan, following the earthquake that struck in the early hours of 22n/a June in the provinces of Khost and Paktika. “The earthquake was another tragic reminder of the …

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UNICEF Somalia Humanitarian Situation Report No. 5, 1-31 May 2022 – Somalia

Attachments Strong points Children in Somalia are disproportionately affected by the harsh drought. By the end of the year, 1.5 million children under five will suffer from severe malnutrition, ie 45% of the total child population, with 386,400 children likely to suffer from severe malnutrition. Compounding crises in 2022 increased …

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UNICEF educates children in Osun on the dangers of FGM and early marriage – Nigeria – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), in collaboration with a non-governmental organization, Value Female Network (VFN) and the Osun State Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare, educated approximately 600 children in the state on the dangers of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and child marriage. The organizations urged children to …

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UNICEF organizes a workshop for effective reporting on children’s health

The United Nations Children’s Fund UNICEF collaborated with the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism (MCJ) of Maulana Azad National Urdu University (UNAMI) for the Effective Reporting Workshop on the health of the child. A two-day workshop on evidence-based health journalism organized by the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism …

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UNICEF and community efforts boost girls’ education in Katsina

Disturbed by the persistent number of out-of-school children in Nigeria, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), in partnership with key stakeholders, has embarked on a number of innovative strategies to combat this trend. . Since Katsina is one of the states with the highest number of out-of-school girls, the UN …

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Job: Implementation Partnership Management Specialist at UNICEF

Type of contract: Fixed-term contractLevel: P-4Categories: Research, Planning, Monitoring and EvaluationSupervisor Title/Level: Head of M4R (with dotted lines to Dep Rep Ops)Organizational Unit: M4RJobJob classification level: Level 4 Organizational background and job purpose The fundamental mission of UNICEF is to promote the rights of every child, everywhere, in everything the …

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UNICEF Egypt appoints champions Ali Farag and Feryal Ashraf as ambassador of Shabab Balad initiative – Society – Egypt

The initiative aims to increase the skills of the country’s 28 million young people between the ages of 10 and 24 and connect them to employment opportunities, entrepreneurship and positive social impacts by 2030. The initiative was launched at the World Youth Forum (WYF) held in Sharm el-Sheikh last January …

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UNICEF appeals for $25 million to meet the urgent needs of 1.7 million children affected by the economic crisis in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO/KATHMANDU/GENEVA, JUNE 10, 2022 – The debilitating crisis in Sri Lanka has left nearly half of the country’s children in need of some form of humanitarian assistance. The UN has launched an appeal to meet the urgent needs of the most vulnerable population in the next four months. To scale …

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Globus & Cosmos will donate to UNICEF with every booking – Travel Weekly

Coach tourism brands Globus and Cosmos have pledged to donate to UNICEF Australia for every passenger booked from today. Donations will be used to help children and their families around the world where the need is greatest, from providing vital supplies in emergencies to supporting programs that improve health, nutrition …

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UNICEF treats malnourished children in drought-stricken Somalia

Make a donation Three consecutive failed rainy seasons have left 29.1 million people in Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya in need of emergency humanitarian assistance in 2022, including at least 1.7 million severely wasted children who have need emergency nutritional support. Somalia is by far the most affected country, with an …

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Remarks by UNICEF Executive Director Catherine Russell at the World Day Against Child Labor high-level side event – Global

As prepared for delivery NEW YORK, June 3, 2022 – “The current child labor situation is concerning. “Children have been hardest hit by the socio-economic impacts of COVID-19. “We estimate that an additional 100 million children have fallen into poverty since the start of the pandemic. As the rate of …

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Nigerian EdTech startup Afrilearn attracts UNICEF Innovation Fund –

Nigerian EdTech startup Afrilearn has become the only Nigerian startup to join the latest cohort of the UNICEF Venture Capital Fund. Afrilearn along with eight other startups around the world developing digital solutions to improve access to digital services, will receive capital-free investments in USD and/or cryptocurrency through the UNICEF …

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UNICEF appeals for funds to avert further crises for children in South Sudan

(Xinhua/Pan Siwei) The United Nations children’s agency (UNICEF) on Monday appealed for US$34.8 million over the next three months to avert a humanitarian catastrophe for children in South Sudan. UNICEF said in a statement released in South Sudan’s capital Juba that humanitarian needs have reached an all-time high in 2022, …

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16 Afghan children killed in two days of explosions: UNICEF – World news

Mohamed Ag Ayoya, the UNICEF Representative in Afghanistan, said in a tweet on Friday, May 27, that violence against children must stop immediately, in addition to informing people about the upsurge in violence against children. “In the last two days, 16 children were killed in attacks in Kabul and Mazar-e-Sharif …

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UNICEF urges protection of children’s rights

The United Nations Children‘s Fund (UNICEF) has called for a commitment to strengthen protection mechanisms for all children in Nigeria. UNICEF Country Director Peter Hawkins made the call on Thursday, in a statement on the occasion of this year’s Children’s Day celebration. While commemorating Nigerian Children’s Day, he said it …

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UNICEF ends its skills training program for displaced women and girls in northeast Nigeria

The United Nations Children‘s Fund (UNICEF) on Monday, May 23, said young women and girls make up the highest percentage of beneficiaries of its Response, Recovery and Resilience (RRR) project, which provided educational opportunities and economic empowerment skills to people. with vulnerability. The European Union (EU)-funded program, which started in …

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Photos of Refugees: Then and Now

“The war (in Ukraine) has caused afastest large-scale displacementschildren since World War II. Catherine Russell, UNICEF Executive Director In 1946, inside Germany, a displaced little girl is wrapped in blankets and seated on a mound of other refugee belongings. © UNICEF Archives. In 2022, young Valeria arrives in Romania with …

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Japan provides $1.5 million for drug procurement in Sri Lanka through UNICEF

Struggling with severe drug shortages, the Japanese government has offered to help Sri Lanka by providing $1.5 million for essential drugs through UNICEF to meet the urgent needs of the people. The $1.5 million contribution will help UNICEF provide medicine to more than 1.2 million people, including …

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Social protection helps reduce child labor

GENEVA (ILO News) – Social protection reduces the poverty and vulnerability of families, thereby reducing the main drivers of child labour, according to a new report by the International Labor Organization (ILO) and the United Nations Fund for childhood (UNICEF). The role of social protection in eliminating child labour: review …

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Nottingham bids to be recognized as a UNICEF ‘Child Friendly City’ in the UK

Nottingham has taken the first step on a journey in conjunction with children’s charity UNICEF UK towards international recognition as a child-friendly city. The ambitious three-to-five-year partnership, made possible with funding from the National Lottery Community Fund’s Small Steps Big Changes (SSBC) program, will see councilors, council staff and local …

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Lloyd Austin speaks with Russia’s Sergei Shoigu

The fight in Ukraine has largely become an artillery battle, as Ukrainian forces have frustrated Russian efforts to sixteen territories in the eastern part of the country, a senior US Defense Department official said Friday. Ukrainian artillery, bolstered by nearly 90 US howitzer cannons, has prevented Russian forces from crossing …

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Managing the long-term effects of the pandemic on your child’s mental health

Are there any long-term mental health effects you expect to see in children emerging from this pandemic? What can parents do to alleviate them? I think the outcome we want to try to avoid is children becoming extremely cautious because of the pandemic. Their lives have been hampered by the …

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UNICEF concerned for children in emergency shelter in the Netherlands

The limit has been reached for children in emergency care, according to UNICEF Netherlands. They are victims of the “ongoing crisis” of the reception of refugees in the country. “This harms the development of the 2,073 children in emergency care. These vulnerable children have the right to a place where …

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Ibadan Polo Festival, UNICEF Charity Shield tops May polo matches

Following the Easter and Sallah celebrations, the Nigerian polo circle is gearing up to resume its tour with the prestigious Ibadan Polo fiesta and international UNICEF Charity Shield tournaments topping the list of box office events scheduled for the months of May and June. Confirming this in an exclusive chat …

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Malawi: USAID and Unicef ​​Sign Memorandum of Understanding for Multi-Million Dollar Secondary Education Expansion Project in Malawi

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), which are among the Government of Malawi’s key development partners, on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding ( MoU), which allows the two agencies to collaborate in the implementation of the SEED project (Secondary Education …

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UNICEF Change for Good with Cebu Pacific helps vulnerable children online – Manila Bulletin

UNICEF Change for Good with Cebu Pacific helps vulnerable children online Cebu Pacific passengers can now donate to help vulnerable children online at https://bit.ly/UNICEFChangeForGood and during the flight as part of UNICEF‘s Change for Good fundraising programme. Cebu Pacific and UNICEF in action “We are optimistic that everyone will travel …

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UNICEF Australia’s digital shift to ‘always on’ fundraising – Strategy – Cloud – Software

UNICEF Australia has used digital transformation as a catalyst to change the way it raises funds to improve the lives of children, moving from four major appeals per year to an “always on” fundraising approach. In this week’s episode of iT news podcastChief Operating Officer Sarah Grattan unveils UNICEF Australia’s …

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Mark Clattenburg on football assist refereeing and tagging with another tattoo

Former Premier League referee Mark Clattenburg has added a new tattoo to his ‘Clatt’s Tatts’ collection to encourage people to buy tickets for Soccer Aid for UNICEF this summer. Clattenburg – who has refereed six Soccer Aid for UNICEF games since 2012 – already has tattoos celebrating his refereeing of …

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UNICEF partners with FG to mobilize 5 million Nigerians to ‘take action to end female genital mutilation’ : TV360 Nigeria

Female genital mutilation, otherwise known as female circumcision, is a major concern for state and non-state actors, but one organization at the forefront of stopping this barbaric practice is the United Nations Children‘s Fund (UNICEF). Female genital mutilation (FGM) involves the partial or total removal of the external female genitalia …

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#LongLifeForAll | UNICEF

His name was James Phipps, and in 1796, when he was just 8 years old, Edward Jenner gave him the first modern vaccine. This vaccine defended him against smallpox. It was inspired by centuries of innovation by physicians in North Africa, grandmothers in Constantinople, and Ming Dynasty physicians in China, …

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How Nigeria can achieve the 2030 SDG agenda

For Nigeria to reach United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, it must address child rights issues in the country, says the United Nations Children‘s Fund (UNICEF). UNICEF Communications Specialist, Geoffrey Njoku, during a two-day media dialogue in Enugu State on Friday, said that all SDGs are linked to …

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CLE DE PEAU BEAUTÉ STARTS ITS THIRD YEAR OF PARTNERSHIP WITH UNICEF THAT REACHES 7.9 MILLION GIRLS THROUGH EDUCATION AND LEARNING FOR EMPLOYMENT AND EMPOWERMENT

Clé de Peau Beauté will donate a portion of the worldwide sales of The serum to champion girls’ STEM education as the key to unlocking a better world TOKYO, April 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Clé de Peau Beauté, a global luxury skincare and makeup brand, is proud to partner with …

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UNICEF Report on the humanitarian situation in DR Congo No.1 – Reference period: January and February 2022 – Democratic Republic of the Congo

Strong points In the provinces of Tanganyika and South Kivu, there was an increase of 14,586 suspected measles cases, 257 deaths were recorded. More than 150,000 additional displaced people have been registered following violence in Ituri, North Kivu, South Kivu and Tanganyika. In the provinces of Tanganyika, North Kivu and …

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The Meridian Mall trade event to raise funds for UNICEF for Ukraine

OKEMOS — “You can’t look away from genocide,” Michigan State University law student Neonila Kossak said of the war in Ukraine. Kossak was born in Ukraine before moving to the United States as a child. She still has family in Ukraine and she said her family is adjusting to a …

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United Nations Agencies Call for Reinforced Response to Tackle Rising Hunger and Malnutrition in South Sudan

JUBA, April 13, 2022 – Food insecurity is expected to increase by 7% across South Sudan in the coming months, compared to last year, according to a new UN food security report. United Nations organizations are renewing their call for more humanitarian and livelihood assistance to stave off looming hunger …

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Musgrave NI donates £105,000 to UNICEF Ireland

Musgrave NI has donated over £105,000 to UNICEF Ireland to support war-affected children and families in Ukraine. Shoppers at SuperValu, Centra, Mace and Musgrave MarketPlace donated £37,000 by tapping to donate £2 at checkout and contributing to in-store bucket collections. In addition to the £37,000 raised in-store by customers, staff …

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What Nigeria needs to do to address the learning crisis in schools

the The United Nations Children‘s Fund(UNICEF), said Nigerian school children face a learning dilemma that needs to be addressed urgently. UNICEF Kano Field Office Chief Rahama Farah at a two-day media dialogue on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Kano State said on Friday the country must achieve results basic …

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Maverick Citizen is teaming up with Unicef ​​for a photo project…

Amid the chaos that accompanies disease, conflict and political maneuvering, it is often all too easy to miss the voices and contributions of young people. In this spirit, Maverick Citizenin partnership with the United Nations Children‘s Fund (UNICEF), recently launched a photography project — “Covid through a youthful lens– which …

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EXANTE’s international broker donates $1 million to UNICEF to help Ukraine

EXANTE, an international broker licensed in Cyprus and active in the Russian and Ukrainian markets, announced a $1 million donation to UNICEF to help children and families affected by the ongoing war in Ukraine. “Our business was founded on the belief that freedom is an inherent human right, and in …

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PHL flyers can now donate directly to relief efforts in Ukraine

Frequent travelers to Philadelphia can now help the fight in Ukraine. UNICEF has partnered with OTG, an airport hotel group, to allow travelers to donate to Ukraine directly from airport iPads as well as OTG’s mobile ordering technology. OTG, a food and beverage company that operates six restaurants at Philadelphia …

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Ysgol Pen-y-Garth students raise funds for Ukraine and UNICEF

A school in PENARTH showed solidarity with Ukraine, with students doing what they can to help refugees. The children of Ysgol Pen-y-Garth on Sully Road raised funds for Ukrainians who have been forced to flee their homes due to the ongoing conflict. Fourth-grade students at the school came up with …

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Rise in school dropout rate among girls is alarming, says UNICEF India

Rise in school dropout rate among girls is alarming, says UNICEF India Photo: iStock The schools of India have almost fully reopened. This reopening of schools in India comes after a massive decrease in the number of cases due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, due to school closures or the …

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THE CONCERT in support of UNICEF efforts in Ukraine

Led by a Broadway cast, the iconic tale of The Little Match Girl returns to New York on Friday, April 8, 2022. This special one-night concert will be billed as a benefit to UNICEF USA and its ongoing efforts in Ukraine. . Presented by Oxygen Media and Emma Wang in …

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Qatar Fund for Development signs contribution to UNICEF core resources

DOHA, March 26, 2022 – The Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) today announced an $8 million contribution to UNICEF, as part of an agreement signed by Director-General HE Mr. Khalifa Jassim Al-Kuwari and the Executive Director of the UNICEF Catherine Russell, on the sidelines of the Doha Forum. The contribution …

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USAID and UNICEF provide $1 million in COVID-19 supplies to Vietnam | Health

During the award ceremony (Photo: Ministry of Health) Hanoi (VNA) – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the United Nations Children‘s Fund (UNICEF) marked their recent provision of $1 million in life-saving equipment and vaccine administration supplies to Vietnam to help his COVID-19 response at a ceremony …

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Elaine Mai, 49th & Main, Enola Gay and More to Help UNICEF Fundraiser

Nine artists from Ireland come together for a one night only Artists Amplify Unicef ​​event. Nine incredible Irish artists are joining forces for a special fundraising event, Artists Amplify Unicef, to help war-affected children. The event will take place on April 16 at The Workman’s Club in Dublin. The party …

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UNICEF Nigeria warns millions at risk of water contamination

Abuja, Nigeria — On the occasion of the commemoration of World Water Day, UNICEF raises concerns about Nigeria, where it is estimated that 70% of water at the point of consumption is contaminated. The UN agency said the contamination is the reason Nigeria has the highest number of deaths from …

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Sculptor and jewelry designer Bibi Van Der Velden sells special edition earrings to benefit Ukraine

For Bibi van der Velden, jewelry is not just ornaments: it is a sculpture with “a clear concept and purpose”, as she put it, or in other words, “the art with a purpose”. That’s certainly true for the Dutch sculptor and designer’s latest creation, which reinvents her iconic alligator earrings …

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Morning Skate Updates – March 12

BROSSARD – The Canadiens held an optional morning practice at the Bell Sports Complex ahead of their matchup against the Kraken. SHOP: Canadiens t-shirt for the benefit of Ukraine 🇺🇦 Here is a list of players who have skated: Saturday March 12Optional morning skate F D g 22 – Cole …

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UNICEF commends Barbados for reopening schools

UNICEF Eastern Caribbean Regional Office Representative Dr. Aloys Kamuragiye commended the Ministry of Education for taking the decision to resume face-to-face classes on February 21. On Thursday, while accompanying Director of Education Dr. Ramona Archer-Bradshaw on a tour of Arthur Smith Primary in St Matthias, Christ Church, to inspect disinfection …

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More than a million children have fled Ukraine since the start of the Russian invasion -UNICEF

Children watch from an evacuation train from Kyiv to Lviv as they say goodbye to their father at Kyiv Central Station in central Kyiv, Ukraine March 3, 2022. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich/ File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, March 9 (Reuters) – More than a million …

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UNICEF team hails WSSP performance

Peshawar – A UNICEF delegation on Monday commended the Peshawar Water and Sanitation Services (WSSP) for the successful implementation of water, sanitation and hygiene projects in the city. The delegation led by Peter Orner also met with the Director General, Dr Hassan Nasir, here at the WSSP headquarters. Water, Sanitation …

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WCD Ministry and UNICEF YuWaah Facilitate NaariShakti Conversation on STEM

As part of the “emblematic week” of the Ministry of Women and Child Development celebrating International Women’s Day as “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav”, UNICEF YuWaah hosted the conversation #NaariShakti, on “STEM and financial literacy for young women”. The event was honored by Smt Smriti Zubin Irani, Union Minister for Women …

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Learning AZ Announces New Donation Challenge in Collaboration with UNICEF Kid Power®

TUCSON, Ariz., March 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Learn from A to Z,® a Cambium Learning Group company, today announces its continued collaboration with UNICEF Kid Power® to continue the Learning AZ donation challenge. This challenge allows students to apply social-emotional learning (SEL) concepts learned in the classroom by giving back …

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Today, 1 billion of the world’s most vulnerable children are at extreme risk. If the world does not act, tomorrow it will be only children. It is high time to put children at the center of climate action.

NEW YORK, February 28, 2022 – “Today’s landmark report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) removes any lingering doubt that the climate crisis is not a future threat. It is here, it is accelerating, and it will continue to affect the world in increasingly devastating ways. “Already, the …

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Saudi Arabia’s KSrelief and UNICEF launch education training for Yemenis

JEDDAH: Crowded pet stores with barely enough room to walk. The kittens are separated from their mother in birdcages. Litter boxes and food are crammed into small spaces. People can buy whatever animal they want and go, no questions asked. In Saudi Arabia, pet shop owners do not need a …

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Priyanka Chopra expresses concern over ‘terrifying situation unfolding in Ukraine’; Share link of UNICEF fund to help people

After Russia launched a “special military operation” in Ukraine on Thursday, February 24, several reports about Russian troops invading Ukraine and the loss of several innocent lives began to come in. While Bollywood actor Sonu Sood previously urged the Indian Embassy to ‘find another route’ for the evacuation of Indian …

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Job: Individual Entrepreneur – Economic Impact of Child Marriage at UNICEF

Purpose of the activity / Mission The purpose of this study is to undertake research on the economic burden of child marriage in Nigeria by looking at flagship states such as Sokoto and Adamawa and to some extent the states with the highest prevalence of child marriage such as Kano, …

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Italy: The UN will set up an observatory on child labor and health

The Italian branch of UNICEF has announced that a monitoring body will soon be set up to prevent health-related damage resulting from child labour. Around 28,000 children are believed to work in the country, half of whom are unaccompanied migrant minors. UNICEF plans to launch a watchdog organization to protect …

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UNICEF helps students in flood-damaged schools in Malawi

Blantyre, Malawi— The United Nations children’s agency, UNICEF, is helping students in Malawi continue their education in areas affected by a recent tropical storm. Students in the country’s 17 flooded districts are taking their lessons outdoors in the shade of trees after Tropical Storm Ana tore through the area, affecting …

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Microsoft: Developed by UNICEF and powered by Microsoft, Learning Passport provides continuity for millions of out-of-school children

As the world and education systems across the globe continue to grapple with challenges stemming from the pandemic, students around the world continue to learn in their local language with the help of the Learning Passport. Today, an estimated 35 million children are displaced around the world as a result …

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ABB and Unicef ​​to collaborate on early childhood education

ABB and Unicef ​​to collaborate on early childhood education The Ankara Metropolitan Municipality (ABB) and the United Nations International Children‘s Fund (UNICEF) have decided to work together in the field of “early childhood education”. With the cooperation protocol signed by Metropolitan Mayor Mansur Yavaş and UNICEF National Representative Regina De …

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UNICEF USA Names Summit Resident to National Board

UNICEF USA has announced the appointment of Summit’s Janet Truncale to its National Board of Directors. “We are honored to have Glen Baptist, Janet Truncale and Nicole Giles join the UNICEF USA National Board of Directors,” said Michael J. Nyenhuis, President and CEO of UNICEF USA. “We thank these individuals …

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FLOW and UNICEF join Safer Internet Day

More than 290 regional educators and guidance counselors are now better equipped to identify and address online threats faced by teens and young adults. On Safer Internet Day on February 8, leading telecommunications provider Flow has partnered with UNICEF to present a virtual conference titled ‘Safe online: what to look …

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NCHD signs deal with Unicef ​​for education improvement study

Islamabad: The National Commission for Human Development (NCHD) on Thursday signed an agreement with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to conduct a feasibility study on the needs of Khyber Education Improvement Program Pakhtunkhwa. The signing ceremony for the agreement was held at the headquarters of NCHD. NCHD Chairman Colonel …

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UNICEF works to help tens of thousands of people after Cyclone Batsirai in Madagascar

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar, February 9, 2022 – UNICEF and partners in Madagascar are working urgently to support around 75,000 people – including around 37,500 children – in need of humanitarian assistance following the devastating impact of Cyclone Batsirai which hit the southeast on Saturday and the center of the island nation. …

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UNHCR, IOM, OHCHR and UNICEF are deeply saddened by the death of a Venezuelan baby during an interception at sea off Trinidad and Tobago

PANAMA, February 7, 2022 – UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and UNICEF are deeply saddened by the news of the death of a baby during an interception at sea off the southeast …

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1/3 of students in state unable to access digital lessons, Unicef ​​survey finds | Nagpur News

Nagpur: About 1/3 of students in Maharashtra have been unable to attend online classes, according to a survey by Unicef ​​and the state’s education department. These challenges in accessing digital learning infrastructure were one of the reasons the government was also keen to reopen schools. Rajeshwari Chandrasekar, Head of Unicef …

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COVAX reaches milestone of 500 million donated doses shipped to 105 countries – World

31 countries have contributed to the effort, which represents almost half of COVAX’s total shipments of more than 1.1 billion doses – of which more than 1 billion have been distributed to low-income economies supported by the Gavi Advance Market Commitment (Gavi COVAX AMC) Professor José Manuel Barroso, Chairman of …

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TN and UNICEF to design textbooks for students

Chennai: In a first in Tamil Nadu, the government will seek UNICEF‘s help to launch an exclusive special textbook for students in grades 1-12 in public and assisted schools. UNICEF will also develop teachers’ manuals to help their respective students. A senior School Education Department official told DT Next that …

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UNICEF welcomes the release of four kidnapped Chibok girls

Published February 1, 2022 The United Children’s Fund has welcomed the release of four girls abducted by terrorists in Borno State. The released girls and others still in captivity were abducted from the Kautikari community earlier this month in Chibok Local Government Area. In a statement from the organization on …

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Japan donates $1.6m to Unicef ​​to help typhoon-affected youth

Unicef‘s family hygiene kits are benefiting residents of Pilar in Siargao, one of the municipalities hardest hit by Typhoon Odette and (insert) new funding from Japan is enabling Unicef ​​to help children like Marian recover from the impact of the typhoon.” data-alt-srcset=”https://www.manilatimes.net/manilatimes/uploads/images/2022/01/30/44417.jpg” data-default-srcset=”https://www.manilatimes.net/theme_manilatimes/images/no-image.jpg” width=”100%” height=”100%” onerror=”this.src=” https:=””/> Unicef‘s family hygiene …

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Offering protection and hope to Cambodian migrant workers

Today, they consider themselves lucky to be among those protected by COVID-19 vaccines, but for Dara and Sreyorn and many like them, the pandemic has been a difficult ordeal. When Dara and his wife decided to emigrate to Thailand, any money not spent on food and rent was sent back …

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UNICEF delivers medical supplies worth over RM600,000 to hospitals in Sabah

KOTA KINABALU (January 27): The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Malaysia has delivered medical equipment worth RM627,948 to the Obstetrics and Gynecology (O&G) departments of five hospitals in Sabah earlier this week. UNICEF Malaysia, in a statement on Thursday, January 27, said the hospitals are Tawau Hospital, Lahad Datu Hospital, …

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Merck signs molnupiravir supply deal with UNICEF

Merck and Ridgeback Therapeutics will supply UNICEF with up to three million capsules of molnupiravir in the first half of 2022. Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics announced the signing of a long-term supply agreement with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on …

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COVID:19 Scale of education loss ‘almost insurmountable’, warns UNICEF

NEW YORK, January 24, 2022 – More than 635 million students remain affected by total or partial school closures. On International Day of Education and as the COVID-19 pandemic approaches its two-year anniversary, UNICEF is sharing the latest available data on the impact of the pandemic on children’s learning. “March …

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1.5 million children lack life-saving treatment for severe wasting in eastern and southern Africa, warns UNICEF

January 21, 2022 • • Download logo At least 1.5 million children are not receiving life-saving treatment for severe wasting in eastern and southern Africa, UNICEF warns today. This number represents almost half of the approximately 3.6 million children with urgent needs, who are not reached in time to save …

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