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UNICEF official urges world to help Afghan children

(MENAFN- Afghanistan Times) Abdul Rahman Habibzui KABUL: Officials from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) have called Afghanistan the worst place for children, calling on the world to provide urgent aid to Afghan children. “The world cannot and must not close its eyes and forget to help those who need …

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New storybook to help kids stay hopeful during COVID-19

GENEVA / NEW YORK, September 24, 2021 – A new book released today aims to help children stay hopeful and positive during the COVID-19 pandemic. The story is the continuation of My Hero is You: How Kids Can Fight COVID-19!, published in April 2020. Both books were published by a …

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Qatar guarantees safe maternal and newborn care (data from UNICEF)

In Qatar, deliveries are attended by 100% trained health personnel, which is crucial in reducing maternal and child deaths, according to recent data released by Unicef. According to data since 2012, all deliveries have been attended by skilled health personnel in the country. The proportion of births attended by skilled …

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EU, UNICEF: more than 300,000 dead in the conflict in the north-east

* 5.129 receive mental health treatment in Borno Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja The European Union (EU) and the United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF) have estimated that more than 300,000 children have lost their lives in the troubled northeastern region of the country. The two international organizations said they were …

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