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©UNICEF/MLIA2012-00221/Harandane Dicko
Mali, April 2012, School N'Tjibougou - Nematou Mall (Minister of Property) explains the good practices to the members of the school health club before the girls' toilet funded by Dubai Cares, Gongasso, Sikasso region.

©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-0343/Olivier Asselin
Burkina Faso, April 2012 - Two women wash the hands of twins Abdul and Djemilatou before a meal, in the village of Nabitenga in Plateau-Central Region. UNICEF, in partnership with the NGO IBFAN, supports information sessions on health and nutrition in Nabitenga and other communities.

©UNICEF/MLIA2012-00228/Harandane Dicko
Mali, April 2012 - N'Tjibougou School, a student group at a pump funded by Dubai Cares, Gongasso, Sikasso region.

©UNICEF/MLIA2012-00005/Harandane Dicko
Mali, March 2012, Health Centre Reference Konio - Fatoumata Yantoumé just 45 days come for vaccination at the Health Center, Djenne, Mopti Region.

©UNICEF/MLIA2012-00018/Harandane Dicko
Mali, March 2012, Health Center of Reference Konio - Kadia Dianapo, 10 months with severe malnutrition eats Plumpy nut, Djenne, Mopti Region.

©UNICEF/MLIA2012-00114/Harandane Dicko
Mali, March 2012, Health Reference Center of the Circle of Mopti - Rafael Ikama nutrition consultant for UNICEF-Mali, on the latest exchange protocols of care for malnourished children with health officers, city of Mopti.

©UNICEF/MLIA2012-00131/Harandane Dicko
Mali, March 2012, Health Reference Center of the Circle of Mopti - Bintou Traor, damage from severe malnutrition with complications sits under his mosquito net, city of Mopti.

©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-0193/Olivier Asselin
Niger, March 2012  -  A worker pulls a cart, loaded with boxes of Plumpy’nut ready-to-use therapeutic food, at the Societé de Transformation Alimentaire (Food Processing Society) factory, in Niamey, the capital. The factory provides UNICEF with Niger’s entire supply of Plumpy’nut – a brand of ready-to-use therapeutic food. In January of this year, the factory was approved as a global supplier, allowing its therapeutic food to be exported to nearby Nigeria, Mali and Burkina Faso.

©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-0257/Olivier Asselin
Burkina Faso - Community outreach worker Edith Ouedraogo discusses child and prenatal nutrition, outside a family’s home in the village of Nabitenga, Plateau-Central Region. Such visits from community outreach workers are carried out by the NGO International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) with UNICEF support. IBFAN works to reduce infant and young child mortality through the promotion of breastfeeding and other optimal infant feeding practices.

©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-0351/Olivier Asselin
Burkina Faso, March 2012 - One young woman helps another load jerrycans of water onto a small cart, at a water point in the village of Tamidou in Plateau-Central Region. Four jerrycans fit on the cart, greatly reducing the amount of time a woman spends fetching water and eliminating the need to carry a heavy container on her head. The cart was provided with support from UNICEF and the European Union.

©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-0353/Olivier Asselin
Burkina Faso, March 2012 - A baby boy is measured during a growth-monitoring session at the health centre in Secteur (Sector) 1, a division of Fada N’gourma, capital of Est Region.

©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-0362/Olivier Asselin
Burkina Faso, March 2012 - A child receives a dose of oral polio vaccine at the Diapaongo health centre in the town of Diapaongo in Est Region.
In March 2012, Burkina Faso’s rate of child mortality is the third highest in the world, the result of preventable or treatable conditions, including malnutrition. The country is one of eight in the Sahel region – also including Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and the northern parts of Cameroon, Nigeria and Senegal – facing a nutrition crisis that now affects over 15 million people.

©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-0283/Kate Holt
Chad, 6 April 2012 - A child is weighed in a sling scale at a UNICEF-supported feeding centre in Chagoua Dispensary in N’Djamena, the capital.

©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-0242/ Laurent Duvillier
Chad, 4 April 2012 -  UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake speaks with a woman and her malnourished child, in a UNICEF-supported nutrition centre in Mao, the capital of Kanem Region. From 3 to 5 April 2012, UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake travelled to Chad to promote the call to action on the nutrition crisis in the Sahel and to raise awareness of ongoing polio eradication efforts. 





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16 July 2012 - UNICEF correspondent Susannah Price reports on the recovery of Ismail Mohamed in Mogadishu, one year after the declaration of famine in parts of Somalia.

22 de marzo de 2012 - El actor y Embajador de UNICEF Ewan McGregor hace un llamamiento de ayuda en favor de los niños afectados por la crisis alimentaria en el Sahel.

23 de abril de 2012 - UNICEF reports on the delivery of 46,000 kg of life-saving UNICEF supplies to crisis-affected communities in Mauritania, through a collaboration between UPS and the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.

11 de abril de 2012: Actriz, artista y Embajadora de UNICEF, Selena Gómez, protagoniza un anuncio de interés público centrado en las necesidades vitales de la infancia en el Sahel.

11 de abril de 2012 - Se informa de las alarmantes tasas de desnutrición en Chad, un país afectado por la crisis alimentaria y de nutrición que azota la región del Sahel.

9 de abril de 2012 - Se reporta un aumento de la desnutrición infantil en Malí, al tiempo que una grave crisis alimentaria atenaza el Sahel.

4 de abril de 2012 - El Director Ejecutivo Anthony Lake visita el Chad para destacar la incipiente crisis de nutrición en el Sahel. La emergencia amenaza a más de un millón de niños con una desnutrición que puede ser mortal.

26 de marzo de 2012 - Se informa sobre los preparativos para afrontar la crisis alimentaria y de nutrición en la región africana del Sahel.

Diciembre de 2011 - Crece la crisis en la región africana del Sahel, donde más de un millón de niños corren peligro de padecer desnutrición grave.

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