February 2008: In late January 2008, UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and British football legend David Beckham travelled to Sierra Leone to draw international attention to the issue of child survival. “We can’t turn a blind eye to the tens of thousands of young children who die every day … mostly from causes that are preventable,” he said.
May 2013: Throughout Latin America and the Caribbean, the number of children living in institutions is conservatively estimated at 240,000.
April 2008: The Countdown to 2015 is a global partnership for renewed action in achieving health-related Millennium Development Goals.
January 2008: 'The State of the World’s Children' 2008 proposes key strategies to reduce under-five mortality by 2015.
November 2006: Part III of V: UNICEF launches the ‘Child Survival Revolution’ with low-cost health interventions that save millions of lives.
March 2013: An October 2012 immunization campaign against measles and rubella in Mongolia reached over 500,000 children.
June 2012: 'Committing to Child Survival: A Promise Renewed' was launched by the Governments of Ethiopia, India and the USA.
January 2009: The State of the World's Children 2009 examines the global maternal health crisis and outlines cost-effective solutions.
February 2008: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham travelled to Sierra Leone to draw attention to the issue of child survival.
March 2007: Part I of IV: Despite significant gains, girls and women continue to face unique challenges and threats throughout their life cycle.