Master of Arts in Social Policy

Child Friendly Schools



The 2003-2007 country programme has established a number of NGO partnerships that have enhanced and complemented the effectiveness of UNICEF’s work. The majority of these partnerships will be brought forward to the new country programme cycle in 2008-2010 and yet more may be engaged as the professionalism and capacity of these new civil society partners grows in the coming years:

NGOs and Civil Society

Maldives Youth Climate Change Network (Environmnent education in schools)
Live and Learn (Environmental education in schools)
Journey (Drug Abuse and HIV Prevention among MARA)
SWAD (Drug Abuse and HIV Prevention among MARA)

  National Agencies

Local Government Authority (LGA)
Maldives Media Council (MMC)
The Maldives National University (MNU)
Ministry of Home Affairs -
Maldives Police Services -
Juvenile Court -
Ministry of Gender, Family and Human Rights -
Ministry of Education -
Ministry of Health -
Ministry of Human Resources, Youth and Sports -
National Disaster Management Centre -
Human Rights Commission of the Maldives -
Ministry of Finance and Treasury -
Ministry of Environment and Energy -
Department of National PlanningLine ministries are the main partners in planning and implementing projects.

International Development Partners

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) -
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) -
World Health Organization (WHO) -
United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) -
International Labor Organization (ILO) -
United Nations Office for Drugs and Crime (UNODC) -



For every child
Health, Education, Equality, Protection