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Celebrate with Meena

© UNICEF Bangladesh/2008/Naser Siddique
Children are enjoying a run with Meena and Raju in Dhaka on Meena Day, on 24 September 2008.

Meena Day

In 1998 Bangladesh marked Meena Day on the national calendar. Meena Day continues to be celebrated each year.

© UNICEF Bangladesh/2008/Tanvir Murad
Children journalists posing for a photo after receiving a Meena Award for their reports in November 2008.

Meena Media Awards

Every year, UNICEF Bangladesh presents Meena Media Awards to adult and child journalists for excellence in print and television.  Stories and articles written by children are eligible for several of the awards. Find out how to enter on our media page. 



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