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Ethiopia, 5 August 2010: Health extension workers and health care facilities play a vital role in promoting good breastfeeding practices

Rwanda, 19 October 2010: Joint review of the Education Sector in Rwanda focuses on quality education for all

Somalia, 1 September 2010: EU-funded education support programme launched

Eastern and Southern Africa, 15 October 2010: Global Handwashing Day partners lather up with millions around the world

New York, 17 September 2010: Child mortality rate drops by a third since 1990

Zimbabwe, 8 October 2010: Country needs massive investment in health to save lives

Kenya, 1 November 2010: UNICEF Executive Director launches innovative approach to the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission

Italy, 18 November 2010: New report offers breakthrough to ending Female Genital Mutilation

Somalia, 25 April 2010: Malaria risk declines by over 50 percent

Africa, 26 October 2010: More than 72 million children to be immunized across 15 countries to tackle remaining risks

New York, 9 September 2010: UNICEF announces nominees for the 2010 International Children’s Day of Broadcasting (ICDB) Awards

Zambia, 17 July 2010: Launch of the national Child Health Week and measles campaign

Angola, 25 August 2010: UNICEF welcomes government campaign to reduce maternal and infant mortality

Ethiopia, 16 June 2010: UNICEF urges increased investment in Africa’s children for the continent’s future development

Rwanda, 25 June 2010: Thousands attend screening of matches in rural areas

Angola, 4 August 2010: Country launches nation-wide polio immunization campaign

Ethiopia, 12 November 2010: FGM/C abandoned in two districts of Afar region

USA, 17 November 2010: World AIDS Day: Global launch of the 2010 Stocktaking Report “Children and AIDS” with UN partners

Zimbabwe, 4 October 2010: Water and sanitation sector to receive a boost

South Africa, 9 June 2010: UNICEF applauds tourism industry’s commitment to stop child sex tourism

Horn of Africa, 30 July 2010: The region once again polio-free, UNICEF and polio partners announce

Eastern and Southern Africa, 18 June 2010: WHO and UNICEF concerned about measles outbreak in the region

Somalia, 15 June 2010: Long-term local and international financial support a must to deliver basic services to Somali children

Rwanda, 17 November 2010: Children’s Summit focuses on education fit for children

South Africa, 1 December 2010: South Africans need to unite to stop sexual violence

Namibia, 23 October 2010: Regional parliamentarian commits to strengthen child-sensitive policies

USA, 12 November 2010: UNICEF partners with Frog Design for major mHealth initiative

Zambia, 11 June 2010: Launch of campaign on accelerated reduction of maternal mortality

Zambia, 13 October 2010: Champions unite to renew battle against HIV

Geneva, 15 September 2010: Maternal deaths worldwide drop by third

Rwanda/Zambia, 12 July 2010: World Cup in My Village an enormous success

USA, 30 November 2010: An AIDS-free generation is achievable by focusing on the most disadvantaged communities affected by HIV, says a new UN report marking World AIDS Day

Namibia, 20 October 2010: Parliament of Namibia, Inter Parliamentary Union and UNICEF host regional parliamentarian meeting to champion child-sensitive policies

Lesotho, 8 September 2010: Don’t forget the children – A renewed call to enact the Children’s Protection and Welfare Bill

Nairobi/Geneva/Washington DC, 28 September 2010: Developing countries can provide universal access to HIV/AIDS services, the latest report confirms

Zimbabwe, 17 November 2010: Graca Machel pledges continued support for Zimbabwe’s women and children

Ethiopia, 24 September 2010: Great Ethiopian Run launches 'I’m Running for a Child' campaign

Mozambique, 24 November 2010: Country eliminates maternal and neonatal tetanus

USA, 20 November 2010: Convention on the Rights of the Child turns 21

Zimbabwe, 8 September 2010: Over 5500 primary schools begin receiving vital education support

Zimbabwe, 23 September 2010: Children claim their stake in the Constitution-making process



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