26 February 2019

How to support UNICEF?

Become a donor, Every child deserves a fair chance – and you can help to make that chance a reality. Your donation will help UNICEF make a difference to the lives of children in Armenia, especially the most vulnerable. UNICEF works closely with private sector companies to design and implement partnerships that leverage the strengths of the corporate sector on…, There are a variety of ways in which companies could support UNICEF., Twins looking to each other and smiling., Corporate donations, Many companies or their charitable foundations choose to make a straightforward corporate donation. UNICEF works closely with our partners to decide where the money goes and to publicize the donation to key stakeholders. A child with a disability during chess class in the inclusive school in Yerevan., Cause-related marketing, Cause-related marketing programmes allow a company to offer consumers the opportunity to support UNICEF through their services. Linking a company's sales campaign directly to UNICEF is an effective way for a brand to engage consumers, boost sales and enhance its corporate image. 6 months old baby receives his routine vaccination., Special events, Corporate partners can designate UNICEF as the beneficiary of their own fundraising activities or they can sponsor UNICEF special events., Why partner with UNICEF?, Your donation puts you in good company: UNICEF has helped decrease the number of children in residential care and correctional facilities by 75% in Armenia. UNICEF has helped Armenia eliminate measles, mother-to-child HIV transmission, iodine deficiency, and achieve polio-free status. UNICEF has helped Armenia expand preschool services in the…
30 July 2018

Children survive and thrive

Child health. Challenges, For every child, quality healthcare Armenia has achieved a two times reduction in infant mortality rate during the last decades, reflecting intensive efforts of the Ministry of Health and partners to improve children’s health status. However, during the last three years there is some stagnation. Neonatal mortality counts for 70% of infant deaths.…, Key achievements, A 1 year old baby receives his general vaccine. UNICEF Armenia/2016/Pirozzi General check-ups including growth monitoring and immunisation for babies and children. UNICEF supports Government of Armenia to introduce new vaccines and to sustain very high vaccination coverage. A newborn sleeping girl in the maternity ward. UNICEF Armenia/2018/Osipova…, Mother and Child Nutrition. Challenges, For every child, healthy nutrition UNICEF and Ministry of Health efforts of the last years have contributed to almost halving the stunting rate and to increasing the exclusive breast-feeding rate by 30%. Meanwhile, less attention was paid to child overweight and obesity prevention. ADHS 2015-16 highlighted high prevalence of overweight among <5…, Key achievements, A health worker checking up a newborn in the polyclinic and looking to the child with full of love. UNICEF Armenia/2018/Osipova General check-ups of babies in the Polyclinic of Yerevan, Armenia. UNICEF Armenia works with the Ministry of Health on strengthening regional intensive neonatal care services to decrease neonatal and infant mortality.…