Newsletter no. 1
Breastfeeding: the milk of human kindness
In this issue
UNICEF Goodwill Ambassadors
UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Nana Mouskouri and National Goodwill Ambassador for Romania Andreea Marin Bănică typify how prominent and important is the role of Goodwill Ambassadors in UNICEF’s objectives of protecting and enhancing the rights of children.
UNICEF Romania Representative Edmond McLoughney introduces the pilot issue of Unite for Children, explaining that each quarterly issue will work around a theme that explains and clarifies a particularly pressing issue facing children.
The Milk of Human Kindness
This issue’s theme is breastfeeding, and our feature article catalogues why breast milk lays the foundation for good health for a newly born child.
Medgidia: a Baby Friendly success story
You can usually tell a Baby Friendly Hospital when you see one. The friendly, inviting, supportive atmosphere sets it apart from other maternities.
All the Stars and More!
One of Romania’s most popular fundraising drives, the aim of this year’s UNICEF Gala Telethon was to raise enough money to enable 20 Romanian maternity facilities to pursue ‘baby friendly’ status, and to generate momentum so that more will follow.
A Grateful Thank You to Donors
UNICEF highly appreciates for the generosity of its donors, and these pages highlight how several companies are genuinely and actively involved in improving the lives of children in their areas.