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2 May 2018: Over 140 million children at greater risk of illness as they miss life-saving vitamin A supplements

South Sudan, 26 February 2018: Nearly two-thirds of the country’s population at risk of rising hunger

South Sudan, 6 November 2017: Harvest season provides meagre respite to hunger crisis

Kenya, 15 September 2017: Nutrition crisis deepening

Somalia, 2 June 2017: UNICEF’s drought response boosted with GBP £20 million from UK

Madagascar, 8 May 2017: Gerda Verburg, Coordinator of the global Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement, on official visit

Mozambique, 5 May 2017: Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Coordinator and Assistant UN Secretary-General visit

Ethiopia, 3 May 2017: New EU funding will provide essential nutrition treatment for 130,000 children under the age of five

Somalia, 2 May 2017: Projected number of severely malnourished children up 50 per cent

Ethiopia, 6 April 2017: The Government of Japan gives US$ 2 million to UNICEF for drought affected populations in Somali Region

Somalia, 30 March 2017: As famine looms, malnutrition and disease rise sharply among children

South Sudan, 28 March 2017: UNICEF and partners assist more than 145,000 people in famine-hit areas

28 March 2017: Time is running out for children as famine, drought and war threaten millions

Kenya, 20 March 2017: Government of Japan contributes US$500,000 to UNICEF’s drought response

Somalia, 3 March 2017: Call for support: appropriate infant and young child feeding in emergencies

Kenya, 2 March 2017: More than 1 million children affected by drought – UNICEF

South Sudan, 21 February 2017: Life-saving support urgently needed in Greater Unity region

21 February 2017: Nearly 1.4 million children at imminent risk of death as famine looms in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen – UNICEF

South Sudan, 20 February 2017: Famine hits parts of the country

Somalia, 17 February 2017: World must act now to save lives, U.N. agencies warn

31 January 2017: UNICEF seeks $3.3 billion in emergency assistance for 48 million children caught up in conflict and other crises

Somalia, 23 December 2016: US$2 million ECHO funds helped UNICEF reach hundreds of thousands with nutrition, WASH and child protection services

Kenya, 5 December 2016: Through the Lens of a Child: Children participate in a photography workshop to highlight malnutrition

Namibia, 7 December 2016: Graça Machel and UNICEF Regional Director in joint advocacy to support nutrition and child rights initiatives

New York, 14 October 2016: Five in six children under two not getting enough nutrition for growth and brain development – UNICEF

Zimbabwe, 22 September 2016: Sharp rise in children needing assistance as El Niño bites

Nairobi, 22 August 2016: African countries gather to outline path for nutrition investment in the continent

29 July 2016: 77 million newborns globally not breastfed within first hour of life – UNICEF

8 July 2016: El Niño is over but its impact on children is set to worsen as disease, malnutrition continue to spread

South Sudan, 29 June 2016: Unprecedented level of food insecurity, UN agencies warn

Ethiopia, 22 June 2016: Sweden responds to El Niño-driven drought

Ethiopia, 23 May 2016: Best practices in drought response showcased at WHS side event

Ethiopia, 26 April 2016: Germany announces 10 million euro support for drought response

Ethiopia, 22 April 2016: UNICEF’s largest global purchase of therapeutic food for children

Mozambique, 18 April 2016: UN increases support to Government drought response after institutional red alert

South Sudan, 20 April 2016: Joint rapid response missions reach more than 1 million people

14 April 2016: World Bank Group, UNICEF urge greater investment in early childhood development

Ethiopia, 13 April 2016: Ireland and UNICEF respond to drought emergency

11 April 2016: UNICEF and WFP respond to needs of drought-affected people in Somaliland and Puntland

Ethiopia, 21 March 2016: EU gives €3 million to improve the nutritional status of children

Zimbabwe, 15 March 2016: Malnutrition on the rise as El Niño takes its toll

South Sudan, 8 February 2016: UN agencies warn of escalating food crisis

Ethiopia, 15 December 2015: US$1.4 billion urgently required to meet food and non-food needs for 10.2 million people

Malawi, 15 December 2015: UNICEF fears hunger, embarks on mass screening for malnutrition across country

Dar es Salaam/New York, 19 November 2015: UNICEF: Without toilets, childhood is even riskier due to malnutrition

New York/Geneva, 10 November 2015: Children’s lives at stake as El Niño strengthens

South Sudan, 29 October 2015: UNICEF and WFP launch mass nutrition screening as hunger threatens lives of children

South Sudan, 22 October 2015: UN calls for immediate access to conflict-affected areas to prevent catastrophe

Namibia, 29 September 2015: Parliamentarians commit to be champions for children

Namibia, 25 September 2015: Fighting malnutrition: One of the most cost-effective investments a country can make

South Sudan, 9 September 2015: UNICEF and WFP intensify efforts to defeat malnutrition

Kenya, 22 July 2015: UNICEF partners with World Vision to promote school health

New York, 23 June 2015: Millions of world’s poorest children left behind despite global progress, new UNICEF report says

South Sudan, 27 May 2015: Children face worsening nutrition crisis as fighting intensifies

Washington D.C., 16 April 2015: New fund aims to unlock $1 billion for children’s nutrition

Tanzania, 10 April 2015: Survey shows remarkable improvement in child nutrition

South Sudan, 4 February 2015: On edge of nutrition catastrophe if hostilities don’t end now

Somalia, 29 January 2015: Over 730,000 people across the country face acute food insecurity despite improvements in some areas

South Sudan, 14 October 2014: Launch of mass nutrition screening

South Sudan, 23 September 2014: Child malnutrition emergency

Namibia, 1 September 2014: “A Promise Renewed” for child survival and improved nutrition kick-off

Mozambique, 2 September 2014: Solution to iodine deficiency within reach, says UNICEF

Mozambique, 28 August 2014: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Angélique Kidjo visits health clinic in Moamba

Tanzania, 27 August 2014: Forum Proves Catalyst for Scaling up Action on Nutrition

Tanzania, 1 August 2014: Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week

South Sudan, 11 April 2014: Child malnutrition could double, warns UNICEF

Tanzania, 2 November 2013: UNICEF Calls for Universal Salt Iodization in Zanzibar

Nairobi, 26 August 2013: UN agencies meet in Nairobi to enhance cooperation in global fight against malnutrition

Johannesburg/Windhoek/Luanda, 15 August 2013: Severe drought puts millions at risk in Angola and Namibia

South Sudan, 1 August 2013: Breastfeeding is the cheapest and most effective life-saver in history – UNICEF

Uganda, 1 August 2013: Breastfeeding: A healthy start for every child’s life

South Africa, 1 August 2013: Breastfeeding is most effective life-saver, UNICEF

New York, 1 August 2013: Breastfeeding is the cheapest and most effective life-saver in history – UNICEF

Somalia, 8 July 2013: The European Commission gives 4.5 million Euros to reduce Somali child deaths from malnutrition

South Sudan, 24 June 2013: South Sudan joins 40 countries to introduce a new movement to tackle malnutrition

London, 8 June 2013: London conference delivers new hope for children in the battle against stunting and other forms of undernutrition – UNICEF

New York, 5 June 2013: Resolute leadership and steadfast commitment are key to winning the battle against undernutrition

Paris, 15 May 2013: Funding nutrition: a moral imperative, an effective investment

Madagascar, 7 April 2013: Katy Perry teams up with UNICEF and visits children in Madagascar

Angola, 8 March 2013: EU helps fight malnutrition

Namibia, 22 November 2012: Graça Machel applauds Namibia for strong commitment to scale up nutrition and urges Parliamentarians and Civil Society to accelerate action

Ethiopia, 30 October 2012: Partners join forces against acute malnutrition and stunting

Angola, 16 June 2012: Despite the difficulties, children have been saved from malnutrition

Ethiopia, 18 April 2012: EU donates €3 million to UNICEF for nutrition security

Uganda, 3 April 2012: UNICEF: Ending child under-nutrition critical to achieving virtually all MDGs by 2015

Burundi, 12 December 2011: Government and its partners mobilize for food security and nutrition to ensure child survival and development

Horn of Africa, 4 November 2011: UNICEF opens humanitarian warehouse in Dubai for nutrition supplies for southern Somalia

Brussels, 10 October 2011: UNICEF and the European Union announce new support to help improve nutrition for millions in Africa

Somalia, 15 July 2011: Emergency supplies airlifted to southern Somalia in response to worsening child malnutrition

Southern and Eastern Africa, 18 January 2011: WFP and UNICEF to scale up nutrition to fight child stunting in the region



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