August 2006: In Pakistan, 5,000 ‘child-friendly’ schools offer free, quality education in safe, healthy environments that promote gender equity and diversity, including for disabled children.
April 2009: The Vietnamese Government, with support from UNICEF and IKEA, is working to improve primary education for ethnic minorities.
February 2008: ‘Albania Reads’ is a UNICEF and IKEA-supported Government initiative to restore a culture of reading among the country’s youth.
March 2007: Part II of IV: Education is essential for the elimination of discrimination and violence against girls and women.
August 2006: 'Child-friendly’ schools offer free, quality education in safe environments that promote gender equity and diversity.
June 2006: Before Medina Humed Ahmed started school, she was silent on the subject of her future. Now, she says, she wants to learn to fly.
October 2008: World-renowned pianist and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Lang Lang launched a new foundation to help support young musicians.
August 2007: The government’s 'Go to School' initiative has increased enrolment to over 850,000, with over one-third of all students being girls.
October 2006: The workshops for Pakistani children affected by the 2005 earthquake introduced them to basic photography skills to document their lives.
May 2006: In early 2006, several students at Amar Jyoti School in New Delhi, India, participated in a UNICEF photography workshop.