While major advances have been made in almost every area of the response to HIV, progress for adolescents is falling behind.
The singer and UNICEF UK supporter visited disadvantaged children and families in the city to raise awareness about the challenges they face.
Children are increasingly vulnerable to recruitment and use by armed groups as conflicts around the world become more brutal, intense and widespread.
UNICEF helped PhilHealth develop a comprehensive health care package that will benefit newborns and children up to five years old.
$11 million needed for health, nutrition, education, child protection, water and sanitation, and disaster preparedness programmes for children affected by emergencies the Philippines
The donation will help fund UNICEF's programmes that address malnutrition among children.
Areas for collaboration include social inclusion and advocacy, child protection and development, and disaster risk reduction and management.
Ahead of the 2015 World Economic Forum, UNICEF outlined an ambitious ‘Agenda for Every Child’ that must drive the post-2015 sustainable development goals.
"These images from Northern Nigeria should be searing the conscience of the world."
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