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Upward trend in the situation of Filipino children noted after 25 years of UN Child Rights Convention

UNICEF and partners held a celebration to mark 25 years of the Convention on the Rights of the Child in the Philippines

UNICEF promotes long-term resilience efforts through replacement of lost birth certificates

Access to Benefits and Claims after Disaster Expansion programme to benefit Haiyan/Yolanda communities

Philippines: one year after Super Typhoon Haiyan

Disaster-affected communities are focusing on long-term recovery and building resilience.

One year after Typhoon Yolanda: EYE SEE Photo Exhibition tells children’s stories of hope and resilience

UNICEF and Sony encourage children to express themselves through photography.

With partners, UNICEF promotes handwashing in Pasay City schools

UNICEF and partners celebrate Global Handwashing Day by promoting better water, sanitation and hygiene in schools.

Documentary about abandoned Filipino children wins 2014 Asia-Pacific Child Rights Award for Television

Front Row: Orphaned is the sixth Philippine documentary to win the award. 

UNICEF champions children’s rights with commemorative events

Two commemorative events will be held in November 2014 to highlight children's rights in the Philippines.

Ten outstanding documentaries shortlisted for the Asia-Pacific Child Rights Award for Television 2014

Five Philippines documentaries are shortlisted for the award this year.

Despite dramatic progress on child survival, 1 million children die during their first day of life from mostly preventable causes

The first 28 days of a newborn's life are the most vulnerable.

Month-long National Immunization Campaign against Measles-Rubella and Polio to reach 13 million under-5 children

WHO and UNICEF are supporting the Department of Health's campaign.

More press releases:

UNICEF partners with DBM to support Government monitoring and evaluation systems

UNICEF statement on latest deaths of children in Israel and Gaza

UNICEF partners with GlobalQuest in telemarketing campaign

A letter from UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake on the occasion of World Breastfeeding Week 2014

UNICEF on Gaza, Israel: "Outrage has become commonplace"

UNICEF’s unconditional cash transfer benefits Pantawid Pamilya families

UNICEF recognizes SM Supermalls and SM Prime Holdings for promoting children’s rights

Humanitarian community on standby with Typhoon Rammasun

UNICEF hosts partners to review and assess Yolanda response for building back better, faster

J.J. Abrams Announces "Force for Change" Campaign to Benefit UNICEF’s Innovation Labs and Programs

UNICEF and partners advocate for safe schools as children prepare for new school year

The European Union and UNICEF launch ‘Voices of Children in Emergencies’ campaign

Asia-Pacific Child Rights Award for Television opens for 2014 entries

Six months after Typhoon Yolanda: Promising signs on the long road to recovery

Government, development partners renew pledge to reduce newborn, young child and maternal deaths in the Philippines

Lotta Sylwander joins as UNICEF Philippines Representative

UNDP, UNICEF join hands for waste management in Typhoon Yolanda-affected areas

Vaccines and immunization equipment to benefit children affected by Typhoon Yolanda

UNICEF: Progress for children after typhoon; long road ahead

UNICEF calls for urgently needed funds to help children affected by disasters in Asia Pacific

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham applauds public's response to Typhoon Yolanda

UNICEF prioritizes the hardest-hit children as Typhoon Yolanda-damaged communities move down the road to recovery

UNICEF supports unconditional cash grants to vulnerable families and children hard hit by Yolanda

UNICEF Philippines Goodwill Ambassador Gary V visits Yolanda-affected children, pledges support in getting children back to learning

80,000 children return to day care centres across Typhoon Yolanda-ravaged areas

UNICEF aligns priority emergency recovery plan with the Government of Philippines and humanitarian partners

Children affected by Typhoon Yolanda get back to school



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