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10 April 2018: Nearly one billion people in Africa to be protected against yellow fever by 2026

1 January 2018: 48,000 babies to be born on New Year’s Day in Eastern and Southern Africa

7 December 2017: Crisis of invisibility in Sub-Saharan Africa: Less than 1 in 2 births registered

Nairobi, 1 December 2017: Government of Sweden and four UN agencies announce new Joint Programme to boost efforts to achieve universal access to sexual and reproductive health and to end AIDS

26 October 2017: Dividend or Disaster: UNICEF’s new report into population growth in Africa

May 2017: Final Review Meeting and Partners Forum: ESAR Programme Monitoring and Response Initiative

29 March 2017: 27 million people lack safe water in countries facing or at risk of famine

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

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

New York, 18 October 2016: UNICEF statement on the sentencing of Baquer Namazi

Nairobi/Johannesburg, 7 September 2016: Nearly 50 million children “uprooted” worldwide – UNICEF

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

14 July 2016: Majority of men and women oppose Female Genital Mutilation in countries where practice persists – UNICEF figures

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

Gambella/Dakar/Nairobi,16 June 2016: African youth to African leaders: “You must do more to end conflicts in Africa”

1 June 2016: The power of education for building peace in Africa

Nairobi, 22 March 2016: UNICEF and Unilever unite to improve access to safe water in sub-Saharan Africa

Johannesburg/Nairobi, 17 February 2016: UNICEF: Malnutrition mounts as El Niño takes hold

New York/Addis Ababa, 31 January 2016: Pneumonia kills half a million children under five in sub-Saharan Africa, UNICEF says as it launches campaign to curb the disease

27 November 2015: Adolescent deaths from AIDS tripled since 2000 – UNICEF

26 November 2015: Child brides in Africa could more than double to 310 million by 2050 – UNICEF

17 November 2015: New figures show epidemic of violence against children across Africa

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

New York/Addis Ababa, 16 June 2015: Young people are important actors in ending child marriage in Africa

New York, 2 June 2015: Gucci-UNICEF partnership turns 10: Over 7.5 million children reap rewards

25 April 2015: Protecting pregnant women from malaria – a missed “quick win”

25 April 2015: Facts about malaria and children

Nairobi, 21 April 2015: UNICEF pays tribute to colleagues killed and injured in Somalia attack

20 April 2015: Statement by Anthony Lake, UNICEF Executive Director, on attack in Garowe, Somalia

Nairobi, 20 April 2015: UNICEF statement on attack in Somalia

Nairobi/Dakar, 17 February 2015: UNICEF and Airtel form Pan-Africa partnership to empower children and youth

Nairobi, 17 February 2015: Leaders from around the world are All In to end the AIDS epidemic among adolescents

Regional, 16 February 2015: Third Conference of African Ministers on CRVS ends with a call for a Decade on Civil Registration 2015-2024

8 February 2015: EU-UNICEF programme accelerates civil registration reform in Africa

Nairobi, 20 October 2014: Jovago partners with UNICEF in support of scaling up birth registration

Johannesburg, 12 August 2014: Africa will be home to 2 in 5 children by 2050: UNICEF Report

Dakar/Nairobi, 16 June 2014: Out of school and out of luck

Regional, 29 May 2014: UNICEF, UNFPA stand behind Africa’s biggest anti child marriage push

Congo, 23 April 2014: African Vaccination Week: highlighting the benefits of immunization

Malawi, 10 February 2014: African leaders commit to the rights of people with disabilities

Nairobi, 22 November 2013: Polio outbreak in Horn of Africa: Tapering off six months on, but no place for complacency

Nairobi, 18 November 2013: Joint Statement FAO, WFP and UNICEF on Resilience Collaboration

New York / Addis Ababa, 19 September 2013: The United Nations working together with the African Union to protect children in armed conflict

Horn of Africa, 20 July 2012: Horn of Africa crisis one year on – famine reversed, countless lives saved, but situation of millions of women and children still grave

UNICEF, 11 April 2012: Despite recent improvements, outlook for the Horn of Africa increasingly worrisome

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

Horn of Africa, 28 October 2011: UNICEF and partners race to prevent second wave of death

Horn of Africa, 20 October 2011: UNICEF report – Crisis is far from over

Horn of Africa, 26 September 2011: ‘Context, challenges and best practices’ – UNICEF and FAO announce expert briefing on crisis

Horn of Africa, 7 September 2011: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Youssou N’Dour calls for “indivertible and undivided focus” on plight of children affected by crisis

Horn of Africa, 16 August 2011: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Angelique Kidjo to lead a live Q&A on livestream on the crisis

Horn of Africa, 29 July 2011: Vaccination campaigns for children underway

Horn of Africa, 26 July 2011: UNICEF plans massive scale up to respond to crises

Horn of Africa, 18 July 2011: Situation set to get worse for millions of children

Nairobi/New York/Geneva/London, 15 July 2011: As impact of drought worsens, UNICEF scales up humanitarian response

Horn of Africa, 30 June 2011: UNICEF concerned about impact of drought and food crisis on children

Day of the African Child, 16 June 2011: UNICEF calls African governments to protect children from violence, exploitation and abuse

Eastern and Southern Africa, 18 March 2011: UN agencies and partners agree on framework to eliminate transmission of HIV from mothers to their babies

Eastern and Southern Africa, 7 March 2011: UNICEF launches USD$1.4 billion global appeal in response to the most extreme crises including in Eastern and Southern Africa

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

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

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

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

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



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