Press releases 2015
Five new schools join UNICEF supported inclusive education initiative
SKOPJE, 22 May 2015: Primary schools "Kiril i Metodij" from Makedonska Kamenica, "Vidoe Podgorec" from Strumica, "Aleksandar Zdravkovski" from Jegunovce, "Vasil Glavinov" from Veles and "Kole Kaninski" from Bitola commit to join the existing network.
On World Autism Awareness Day “Druzinata MELA” promotes respect for diversity in Gazi Baba
Skopje, 2 April 2015: Children from the kindergarten “Detska Radost” from the municipality Gazi Baba hosted a community event to promote respect for diversity.
National conference on the treatment of child victims of violence
SKOPJE, 16 February 2015: At a National Conference on the Treatment of Child Victims of Violence, court presidents and criminal judges, as well as public prosecutors and police officials gathered to discuss a new set of standardized procedures for treatme
UNICEF and David Beckham launch ‘7’ – a new fund for children in danger across globe Global icon marks 10 years as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador with new drive to put children first
LONDON, 9 February 2015 – David Beckham and UNICEF are today launching a groundbreaking initiative, 7: The David Beckham UNICEF Fund, to protect millions of children around the world from danger.
Poorest students receive up to 18 times less public education resources than the wealthiest, says UNICEF
DAVOS, 22 January 2015 – In many countries around the world, significantly less public resources are used to educate children in the poorest 20 per cent of society than their counterparts in the most affluent 20 per cent, according to a new report issued
Adolescents twice as likely to be out of school as children of primary school age, say UNESCO and UNICEF
LONDON, 19 January 2015 – Around 63 million adolescents between the ages of 12 to 15 years old are denied their right to an education, according to a new joint report from the UNESCO Institute for Statistics and UNICEF, Fixing the Broken Promise of Educat