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Uganda, 24 February 2015: Health workers join campaign against Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C)

Ethiopia, 23 February 2015: Girls’ education: an unusual music video but a familiar tale

Ethiopia, 17 February 2015: Crown Princess of Denmark visited programmes supporting girls and women in Afar Region

Uganda, 16 February 2015: Sensitisation key to eliminating female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C)

Somalia, 5 February 2015: Former circumcision practitioner, Asha, talks about how she was persuaded to give up her work

February 2015: Ending child marriage: The time to act is NOW

Tanzania, 30 January 2015: A passport to a better life

South Sudan, 15 December 2014: Breaking down barriers to girls' education

Zimbabwe, December 2014: The burden of thirst: Rural water challenges increase inequality among women

Ethiopia, 28 November 2014: 40,000 Run celebrating women

Ethiopia, 25 November 2014: How can we redefine the world’s view to make the case for protecting girls?

Somalia, 3 December 2014: Villagers in northern Somalia battle against female circumcision

Malawi, 12 November 2014: Raising the number of female teachers in rural areas

Ethiopia, 20 October 2014: Girl’s empowerment: the key to development

Tanzania, 20 October 2014: Empowering girls, fighting HIV

Somalia, 26 August 2014: Women take lead in in water management in Puntland

Ethiopia, 22 July 2014: Ethiopia commits to eliminating child marriage and FGM by 2025

Ethiopia, 17 July 2014: Divergent Journeys – Child Marriage and Education

Ethiopia, 17 July 2014: Abduction survivor Gelane Degefa is clear where her priorities lay

South Africa, June 2014: The gift of fatherhood

Tanzania, 20 Feb 2014: A school-based club empowers boys and girls to speak out!

Tanzania, 13 May 2014: Girls, let's be leaders!

Somalia, 14 March 2014: Regional authority introduces an official policy to end FGM/C

Somalia, 13 March 2014: Teenage girl held captive by Al Shabaab starts a new life

Uganda, March 2014: Parents in Tepeth community join fight against Female Genital Mutilation

Tanzania, 27 January 2014: Teaming up with Tanzania’s Police Force to Fight Gender-Based Violence and Child Abuse in Tanzania

Somalia, 11 October 2013: UNICEF helps Somali girls in Mogadishu, London and Oslo to make a connection

Uganda, 22 October 2013: Young Ugandan Leila Nassanga is a university student, a youth leader - and a U-Reporter

Zimbabwe, 11 October 2013: Opinion: A simple solution with far-reaching benefits – the power is in our hands

Zimbabwe, 11 October 2013: Life of a rural girl in Zimbabwe

Uganda, 11 October 2013: UNICEF-supported “Go-Back-to-School” efforts help girl dropouts return to school

South Africa, 9 October 2013: Sinking her teeth into a male-dominated career field

New York, 7 October 2013: On International Day of the Girl Child, a spotlight on innovation

Zimbabwe, 7 October 2013: Essay Competition: International Day of the Girl Child

Uganda, 21 September 2013: Beauty from Ashes: Finding Peace After Violence

Somalia, September 2013: Girls flock to free primary school set up by women teachers

Zimbabwe, 3 September 2013: Education promises a better future for marginalized girls in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe, 3 September 2013: Access to clean water remains a challenge for rural women and girls

Malawi, 2 September 2013: A new lease of life through football

Malawi, August 2013: Mzambazi males shine by defying odds

New York, 22 July 2013: New UNICEF report on female genital mutilation/cutting: Turning opposition into action

Somalia, June 2013: Religious leader’s battle to end female circumcision in Somalia

Uganda, 14 June 2013: Girls resist genital mutilation to embrace education

Somalia, 22 November 2012: UNICEF supports efforts to push back against a tide of violence against women and girls

Mozambique, 8 November 2012: UNICEF Mozambique celebrates the first International Day of the Girl Child by highlighting the importance of stopping child marriage

South Sudan, 1 November 2012: A role model for girls against child marriage in Lakes State

Ethiopia, 30 October 2012: A community takes measures to protect girls from harmful practices including child marriage

Somalia, 4 October 2012: Scholarships help Somali girls cross barriers to education

South Sudan, 9 August 2012: Women take the lead in local peace building

Somalia, 26 July 2012: Fuel-efficient stoves prevent sexual violence and generate income for vulnerable families

South Africa, 9 November 2011: ‘Techno Girl’ programme tackles skills shortage

South Sudan, 27 October 2011: A primary school becomes a model for increasing girls’ enrolment

Somalia, 31 March 2011: Gender equality classes help teenage girls stay in school

Rwanda, 15 February 2011: One stop centre provides a refuge for victims of domestic violence

Ethiopia, 20 January 2011: Two districts in northern Ethiopia declare an end to female genital cutting

Uganda, 14 December 2010: UNICEF supports Uganda's commitment to fight violence against women and children

Japan, 9 November 2010: Ethiopian short film wins UNICEF Prize at international contest

Kenya, 26 May 2010: Lifeskills-based education: giving confidence to young women in Somalia

Ethiopia, 24 August 2010: With UNICEF and European Union support, young women lead the fight against FGM



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