HIGHLIGHTS

UNICEF and USAID Help Improve Maternal, New-Born and Child Healthcare in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Bannu, KP: For the small premises, it is quite a large gathering of men in the front-yard of the Hujra (a gathering place for the community) in Laluzai village. Read full story here




Pakistan Renews Commitment to Reduce Maternal and Child Mortality Ratio

Islamabad: In a high profile inter-provincial meeting organized today in Islamabad, Mrs. Saira Afzal Tarar, Minister for National Health Services presented the new National Vision for Coordinated Priority Actions. Read full story here




A Vaccinator’s Resolve to Protect Every Single Child from Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

Nankana Sahib, Punjab: “I have been vaccinating children for the last 25 years,” says Farrukh Hussain the 43-year-old vaccinator who works at the Basic Health Unit, Budha village in Nankana. Read full story here

POLIO ERADICATION

Women Polio Workers Reach Unvaccinated Children in Pakistan



Karachi:
28 year old Nausheen has resolved to make her neighborhood polio free once and for all. She has been working as a social mobilizer for seven years in the troubled area of Manghopir, a poverty stricken locality with pockets of Sindhi, Baloch and Pashtun communities in the outskirts of Karachi. More...
 

GENERATION@25

25 Years | CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD


As the convention enters its 26th year in November 2014, we want our readers to associate with the most rapidly and widely ratified international human rights treaty in history. Pakistan, too, signed the convention. For more information, visit the links shared below:








A WORLD of Difference: 25 CRC achievements

READ CRC in Major Languages from Pakistan

KNOW all about CRC, UNICEF and the world

UNICEF Generation@25 | 25 Years of CRC

Reports

A Statistical Analysis of Violence against Children

The report sheds light on the prevalence of different forms of violence against children, with global figures and data from 190 countries. Read summary report here and the full report here (large size document).


MORE REPORTS:

•  Displacement in KP/FATA: Needs and Response
•  2012 Floods: Needs and Response
•  Situation Analysis of Children and Women in Pakistan 2012
•  The State of the World's Children 2012

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