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Zimbabwe, 27 March 2015: School improvement grants helping children with disabilities access education

Zimbabwe, 17 March 2015: Government and UNICEF launch report on disability

Zimbabwe, 11 March 2015: Partnerships needed to end child marriages

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

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

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

Somalia, 20 January 2015: The Convention on the Rights of the Child ratified by the Somali President in front of hundreds of school children

Mozambique, 19 June 2014: Major birth and civil registration project to reach thousands in Nampula

South Africa, 18 December 2014: Santam’s 2015 Child Art Calendar promotes children’s rights

Namibia, 21 November 2014: Using sign language to share messages on UNCRC

Zimbabwe, 21 November 2014: UNICEF, Government and partners commemorate CRC@25 with a call for action

Kenya, 20 November 2014: Is Kenya a better place for children, 25 years on?

Somalia, 20 November 2014: On the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child – It is time to focus on the children

Kenya, 16 June 2014: Making Children Count on the Day of the African Child

Kenya, 12 May 2014: Doing business differently

Mozambique, 26 May 2014: Interview with Rahimatha Habiba about the child-to-child radio programme in Namialo

South Sudan, 5 May 2014: With conflict raging, recruitment of children into armed groups is on the rise

Uganda, April 2014: Commemoration of 25 years of the Convention on the Rights of the Child kicks off with first ACTIVATE talk

South Africa, 21 March 2014: Santam and UNICEF spotlight Children's Rights through Art

Malawi, 19 February 2014: African leaders forum on disability: “Disability is not inability”

Tanzania, 27 January 2014: In the United Republic of Tanzania, a new solution for birth registration

Angola, 11 December 2013: Eight citizens in a day - A story on birth registration in Angola

Mozambique, 10 December 2013: UNICEF Mozambique and Magnum Photos proudly present… The Rights Responsibility – their rights, our responsibility

Uganda, 16 October 2013: In Uganda, seeking to improve birth registration across Africa

New York, 19 September 2013: New tools from UNICEF to work with business on children’s rights

New York, 5 September 2013: Executive Board to adopt UNICEF strategic plan and integrated budget for 2014–2017

New York, 4 September 2013: UNICEF Executive Board places focus on children living with disabilities

Zimbabwe, 29 July 2013: Opening the world to disabled people

Mozambique, 22 July 2013: UNICEF Ambassadors speak out for children in Mozambique

New York, 11 June 2013: World Day Against Child Labour shines spotlight on plight of domestic workers

Malawi, June 2013: Equity in Action - Global UNICEF partner Special Olympics report on visit to Malawi

Swaziland, 30 May 2013: Swazi children want more opportunities

Uganda, 30 May 2013: Two Ugandan children are - children, with support from their community

South Africa, 29 May 2013: Young leader inspires others towards enablement, despite her own disability

New York, 30 May 2013: Flagship report urges seeing the child - before the disability

Mozambique, 8 May 2013: Birth registration a vital necessity

Mozambique, 11 April 2013: One step at a time - UNICEF and UNHCR join forces to help stateless in Mozambique

Botswana, 5 April 2012: Parliament discusses the “unfinished” child rights and development agenda for children

Burundi, 13 March 2012: Guaranteeing children's rights to protection and play

Zimbabwe, 8 December 2010: Rights advocate Graça Machel pledges support for Zimbabwean children at risk

USA, 8 November 2010: International Children's Day of Broadcasting Awards celebrate child rights

Tanzania, 5 August 2010: South African filmmaker wins UNICEF Child Rights Award at Zanzibar festival

Angola, 10 August 2010: With free birth registration, Angola promotes a child's right to legal identity



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