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New York, 19 August 2014: Protect those who work to protect children and families: UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake

New York, 21 March 2014: World Water Day - World’s poorest have least access to safe water: UNICEF

New York, 6 March 2014: Recruitment and use of children in government forces in conflict must end

New York/Copenhagen, 28 February 2014: Joint GPEI-GAVI Statement on the Availability and Price of Inactivated Polio Vaccine

New York, 30 January 2014: UNICEF’s latest data reveal disparities, show need to innovate to advance children’s rights

New York, 11 December 2013: One in three children under-five do not officially exist - UNICEF

6 December 2013: Statement of Condolence on Nelson Mandela from Anthony Lake, UNICEF Executive Director

New York, 3 December 2013: Katy Perry is UNICEF’s newest Goodwill Ambassador

New York, 25 September 2013: Joint Statement by WHO, UNFPA, UNAIDS, UNICEF and the UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Financing the Health MDGs and for Malaria on the Occasion of the 68th General Assembly of the United Nations

New York, 23 September 2013: Unleash potential of children and adults with disabilities today to shape richer, more inclusive global agendas

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

New York, 19 September 2013: Media advisory: Education cannot wait: High-level meeting to call for global action to plan for, prioritize and protect education in crisis-affected countries

New York / Addis Ababa, 19 September 2013: The United Nations working together with the African Union to protect children in armed conflict

New York, 18 September 2013: Media Advisory: Social Good Summit 2013

New York, 13 September 2013: UN: Global child deaths down by almost half since 1990

New York, 13 September 2013: Some 35 million more children under five at risk if child mortality goal not met

New York, 11 September 2013: UNICEF, WHO expert briefing on release of global under-five child mortality numbers

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

Brussels, 27 August 2013: European Union top officials back #ENDviolence initiative

New York, 19 August 2013: Executive Director message on World Humanitarian Day 2013

New York, 31 July 2013: Make the Invisible Visible: UNICEF urges louder voices and urgent action to fight violence against children

New York, 1 August 2013: Breastfeeding is the cheapest and most effective life-saver in history – UNICEF

New York, 25 July 2013: The IKEA Foundation helps UNICEF bring the gift of play to children affected by emergencies around the world

New York, 22 July 2013: Overwhelming opposition to female genital mutilation/cutting, yet millions of girls still at risk: UNICEF

New York, 17 July 2013: UNICEF to release major report on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting on July 22

New York, 15 July 2013: UNICEF’s story in 2012: unrelenting efforts for world’s most vulnerable children

New York, 11 July 2013: Malala Day inspires youth around the world to demand their right to education

Geneva, 25 June 2013: New HIV infections among children have been reduced by 50 per cent or more in seven countries in sub-Saharan Africa

New York, 24 June 2013: UNICEF: Children are both the makers and the markers of healthy, sustainable societies

New York, 17 June 2013: UNICEF, Nelson Mandela Foundation and Peter Krämer Foundation kick off appeal to expand Schools for Africa Initiative

New York, 17 June 2013: UNICEF opens funding documents to public

New York, 12 June 2013: Conflict creating unprecedented threats to children’s lives

New York, 12 June 2013: Child labour robbing millions of health, education and growth, UNICEF says

London, 8 June 2013: London conference delivers new hope for children in the battle against stunting and other forms of undernutrition – UNICEF

New York, 5 June 2013: Resolute leadership and steadfast commitment are key to winning the battle against undernutrition

New York, 31 May 2013: Statement by child-focused agencies on the post-2015 High-Level Panel report

Paris, 15 May 2013: Funding nutrition: a moral imperative, an effective investment

New York, 15 May 2013: Landmark reached in fight against tetanus, as over half of 59 priority countries declare victory, partners say

Geneva/New York, 13 May 2013: 2.4 billion people will lack improved sanitation in 2015

New York, 25 April 2013: Nets are key to cutting malaria deaths and illness - UNICEF

Global, 20 November 2012: On World Toilet Day, ending open defecation is possible, says UNICEF

Belgium, 15 November 2012: Nobel Peace prize money to be given to projects that support children affected by war and conflicts

Global, 13 November 2012: Pneumonia still number one killer

Global, 11 October 2012: UNICEF focuses on ending child marriage on the International Day of the Girl Child

New York / Geneva, 13 September 2012: Accelerating progress on child survival since 2000, UN says

New York / Brussels, 11 September 2012: UNICEF and EU put children first in emergencies

USA, 5 August 2012: Make breastfeeding easier for mothers, says UNICEF

Global, 3 July 2012: Award-winning youth drama Shuga: Love, sex, money to reach new audiences in radio format

Day of the African Child, 16 June 2012: UNICEF calls for social inclusion of children with disabilities in Africa

Global, 14 June 2012: World unites to accelerate progress in ending preventable child deaths

Global, 13 June 2012: Maternal, newborn and child survival: A promise renewed

Brussels, 10 October 2011: UNICEF and the European Union announce new support to help improve nutrition for millions in Africa

Italy, 26 July 2011: Statement by UNICEF Executive Director to the Rome meeting to address the drought crisis in the Horn of Africa

Nairobi/New York/Geneva/London, 15 July 2011: As impact of drought worsens, UNICEF scales up humanitarian response

New York, 8 July 2011: Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake on the independence of the Republic of South Sudan

New York, 21 June 2011: UN Secretary-General launches the "Sustainable Sanitation: Five-Year Drive to 2015"

Day of the African Child, 16 June 2011: UNICEF calls African governments to protect children from violence, exploitation and abuse

USA, 25 April 2011: UNICEF on World Malaria Day: Preventable and curable, but still killing 800,000 every year

USA, 30 November 2010: An AIDS-free generation is achievable by focusing on the most disadvantaged communities affected by HIV, says a new UN report marking World AIDS Day

USA, 20 November 2010: Convention on the Rights of the Child turns 21

Italy, 18 November 2010: New report offers breakthrough to ending Female Genital Mutilation

USA, 17 November 2010: World AIDS Day: Global launch of the 2010 Stocktaking Report “Children and AIDS” with UN partners

USA, 12 November 2010: UNICEF partners with Frog Design for major mHealth initiative

Nairobi/Geneva/Washington DC, 28 September 2010: Developing countries can provide universal access to HIV/AIDS services, the latest report confirms

Geneva, 15 September 2010: Maternal deaths worldwide drop by third

New York, 17 September 2010: Child mortality rate drops by a third since 1990

New York, 9 September 2010: UNICEF announces nominees for the 2010 International Children’s Day of Broadcasting (ICDB) Awards

 

 
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