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China: UNICEF supports resumption of education in earthquake zone

Swaziland: Working to reduce violence and abuse against children

UN and UNICEF urge all countries to adopt measures protecting children

Chile: Post-quake support for thousands of children

Benin: Safe havens protect children from abuse and exploitation

Zimbabwe: Massive measles vaccination campaign under way

Haiti: Child-friendly space helps protect young survivors of earthquake

Rwanda: Towards a better future for girls and women

India: IKEA lights the path for girl students

Senegal: Changing the world, one village at a time

United Nations Girls' Education Initiative special podcast

Trinidad and Tobago: 'International Inspiration' programme guides young leaders

Pakistan: Community midwives provide inexpensive, local obstetric care in rural areas

Tajikistan: Vaccinating drive under way to stop polio outbreak

Senegal: UNICEF Executive Director cites the urgency of education for all

Uzbekistan: Protecting children as polio outbreak nears

'Leaders for Education': Interview series on girls' education and gender equality

Angola: Child-friendly schools bring new life to primary education

Senegal: UNICEF Executive Director speaks out on girls' education and empowerment

Special podcast: Ending violence against girls in schools

Haiti: In the face of grief, education brings hope

Somalia: UNICEF Regional Director sees progress in safe water access

Swaziland: Free primary school becomes a reality

Chad: Scaling up therapeutic feeding as nutrition crisis deepens

Central African Republic: Education for nomadic families

Georgia: Juvenile justice reform focuses on rehabilitation

Haiti: Social mobilizers spread the word about vaccines

Japan: Anthony Lake cites 'moral imperative' of achieving development goals

Rwanda: First Lady celebrates acheivements of girls in school

UNICEF hosts first annual High-Level Meeting of 'Sanitation and Water for All'

Guinea: Mia Farrow highlights plight of vulnerable children

St. Lucia: Afghan and Indian cricketers team up to end polio

China: Acclaimed international film star Maggie Cheung appointed UNICEF Ambassador

Somali: After alarming rise, UNICEF calls for release of child soldiers

UNICEF 'Mother-Baby Pack' helps prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Iraq: National immunization campaign reaches low-coverage areas

Tajikistan: Immunization campaign battles new polio outbreak

Beyond access: Quality education for life

Nepal: Multi-media initiative encourages discussion among young people

‘Beyond School Books’ – Podcast #25: World Press Freedom Day

Sri Lanka: Education revitalizes displaced communities

UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake brings a wealth of experience to his new role

United States: Nicholas Kristof tackles gender inequity

Rwanda: Empowering youth to prevent HIV

Moldova: Juvenile solitary confinement cells to be abolished

Zambia: Youth delegates at climate conference take lessons home to their communities

Liberia: Partners work to eradicate polio and measles

Haiti: Young survivors discuss their lives in the camps

Tanzania: Zanzibar leads the charge against malaria

Sierra Leone: Free health care for mothers and children

Afghanistan launches first ever vaccination week

Nigeria: Text messages bolster world’s largest distribution of mosquito nets

At UNICEF panel, indigenous young people speak up for their rights

International seminar puts girls' rights in the spotlight as key to development

China: Survivors recount earthquake's toll on schools in Qinghai Province

Mozambique: Malaria prevention and treatment save children's lives

China: UNICEF Executive Board gets first hand glimpse of health care in remote region

India: UNICEF-EC programme gives a second chance to a would-be child bride

Syria: Support for every child’s right to education

‘Beyond School Books’ – a podcast series on education in emergencies

Afghanistan: Justice for girls and support for those who defy social norms

Benin: It takes a community to educate a girl or a boy

Roll Back Malaria partnership launches Africa Update at UNICEF House event

China: Earthquake relief efforts continue despite altitude, cold and other obstacles

Nigeria: Millions of children immunized in a renewed effort to eradicate polio

Afghanistan: Leaders meet to address juvenile justice

Guinea: Acrobatics help to keep children off the streets

Webby Awards: UNICEF named an Official Honouree

China: UNICEF stands ready to help, if needed, following Qinghai earthquake

India: Reaching mobile populations with polio vaccine

Benin: Engaging communities to prevent malnutrition

Pakistan: Non-formal education aims to end cycle of poverty for kiln workers

Philippines: Mobile theatres helps children recover from tropical storm’s effects

Japan: UNICEF House offers visitors a window into the agency’s global work

Madagascar: Rebuilding lives after Tropical Storm Hubert

Zambia: Executive Director's visit focuses on impact of HIV and AIDS

Haiti: Creating a Haiti fit for children, three months after the earthquake

Lesotho: UNICEF Executive Director launches 'Facts for Life'

Afghanistan: Promoting girls' empowerment through sport

Thailand: Parliamentarians in Thailand for 122nd Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly

Senegal: Promoting dialogue amongst young people in Senegal and beyond

Viet Nam: UNICEF supporter Patricia Lanza sponsors new day-care centre

Youth voices resound on the airwaves in Nigeria and Malaysia

Nigeria: African Union leaders and international experts launch campaign to combat human trafficking

UNICEF distributes early childhood development kits in Jacmel, Haiti

Haiti: A nationwide call to return to school brings hope to children

Argentina: Thousands take part in ‘Race for Education’

Uzbekistan: Child-friendly schools making inroads

India: Female mountaineer inspires Indian children to greater heights at 'Meena Radio' event

Côte d'Ivoire: Improving chances for malnourished children

Planned 'Call to Action for WASH in Schools' aims to promote water, sanitation and hygiene education

'A Haiti Fit for Children' - UNICEF and NGO partners make plans to build back better

Field Diary: Camp's children excited about going back to school in Haiti

Japan: Child rights advocates seek to strengthen laws against child pornography in Japan

Haiti: Rescued by a neighbour, a young Haitian earthquake survivor dreams of normalcy

Haiti: After the earthquake, protecting Haitian women and girls from violence

Syrian Arab Republic: Syrian students spread the word about safe water

Guinea: Immunization drive aims to stop polio, once thought eradicated

Cameroon: Simple techniques help ensure safe water for families

Chad: Severe food shortages lead to rising malnutrition in children

Haiti: Former US President Bill Clinton praises crisis response by UN and UNICEF

Afghanistan: UNICEF Regional Director highlights challenges for girls in visit

UNICEF partner ‘Heal Africa’ treats survivors of sexual violence in eastern DR Congo

Namibia: UNICEF encourages cricket for boys and girls

Global event brings the urgent need for safe water into focus

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Japan reflects on her work and travels on behalf of UNICEF

Liberia: Children celebrate the International Children’s Day of Broadcasting by using the airwaves to advocate for their rights

India: Children spearheading safe water practices

Guinea: UNICEF supports Guinea’s health authorities in their fight against child malnutrition

Madagascar: Tropical storm Hubert leaves dozens dead and thousands affected

Yemen: Helping young people help themselves through peer education

Mexican youth activist Mariel García Montes speaks about the Voices of Youth online forum

Senegal: Joint Global Polio Eradication Initiative aims to eliminate polio

'Beyond School Books' - Podcast 23: Technology helping schoolchildren in disaster areas

Cuba: Hospitals friendly to newborns and their mothers are widely realized in Cuba

Afghanistan: Forced and early marriages still common for girls

Lesotho: New campaign to help prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Uganda: Emergency assistance reaching thousands after landslides

Haiti: Field Diary: Tent schools provide a refuge for quake-affected Haitian children

Jamaica: Olympic gold medallist looks forward to working as a UNICEF Ambassador

Côte d'Ivoire: Reducing gender-based violence against girls and women in Côte d'Ivoire

Haiti: Field Diary - A family reunited after the earthquake

Chile: Amidst aftershocks, an appeal for aid to children

‘Beyond School Books’ – Podcast #22: Learning to be leaders in Uganda

Syria: Capoeira brings joy to displaced Iraqi children

Republic of Congo: UNICEF helping to keep displaced children in school

Spain: FC Barcelona’s Messi named Goodwill Ambassador

Kenya: Young people contribute to report on their future

Bangladesh: Vaccination campaign targets 20 million children

Jordan: ‘Regional Media Award 2010’ focuses on child rights

Iraq: UNICEF and government look to new country programme

Panel cites women's critical role in building sustainable peace in Afghanistan

Archbishop Desmond Tutu launches book on children and transitional justice

Haiti: Children central to recovery and development

Haiti: After disaster, celebrating women’s rights

Chad: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow highlights polio vaccination campaign

USA: International Women's Day podcast discussion focuses on girl's education

Broadcasters prepare for the International Children's Day of Broadcasting

Uganda: Landslide leaves 77 dead and hundreds missing

USA: UNICEF event focuses on involving boys and men in the promotion of gender equality

Mozambique: Vulnerable children benefit from child-friendly schools in Mozambique

Viet Nam: CRC in Viet Nam 20 years on: Children better off but new challenges emerging

Afghanistan: New country programme helps children achieve their rights in Afghanistan

Yemen: Cold weather and poor nutrition face children affected by conflict in northern Yemen

Chile: UNICEF and partners stand ready to help after massive earthquake strikes Chile

Zambia: Local children take field trip to UNICEF’s offices

USA: Event in New York addresses persistent and growing gender inequalities

Mauritania: Mauritania tackles tetanus with UNICEF help

'Beyond School Books' - a podcast series on education in emergencies: Podcast #21: Sudanese child soldiers

Haiti: Protecting HIV-positive mothers and children after the quake

Lao PDR: Helping children overcome language barriers at schools

Haiti: A long term commitment to children

France: Workshops seek solutions to protect children

Yemen: Volunteers bring hygiene awareness to displaced communities

Bangladesh: Providing safe water for families

Global economic crisis is the focus of child friendly budgets forum in New York

Haiti: Help for those outside Port-au-Prince

Philippines: Young campers find healing after Typhoon Pepeng

Haiti: Young people help improve sanitation

Haiti: A father's account of the earthquake and its aftermath

Pakistan: Helping homeless children get off the streets

Haiti: ‘Baby tents’ offer mothers a safe place to breastfeed

Dominican Republic: Field Diary from a children’s hospital ward

Nepal: Last group of Maoist child soldiers discharged in Nepal

Yemen: Displaced by conflict, students crowd a village school

Haiti: School for all is the goal

Haiti: Child protection in the earthquake zone

Dominican Republic: UNICEF and partners protect unaccompanied Haitian children

Haiti: One month on

Chad: ‘Red Hand Day’ spotlights children caught in conflict

China: Goodwill Ambassador Leon Lai raises rural youth awareness

DevInfo human development database

Haiti: Promoting infant and young child nutrition in post-quake

Somalia: Health campaign reaches children amidst fighting

Haiti: Aid for the most vulnerable children

Moldova: Youth Media Centre provides training and confidence

Haiti: Supplies for every child

Haiti: Evolving child health needs

Mali: Mobile cinema changes attitudes in Mali

Christine Lloyd: Building tomorrow’s UNICEF today

Haiti: Haitian-American doctor cares for families evacuated to Dominican Republic

UNICEF Humanitarian Action Report emphasizes power of partnerships

Haiti: UNICEF and partners increase safe-water access

Haiti: Immunization drive launched

Haiti: Radio provides a vital link to earthquake survivors

Haiti: Keeping the children’s emergency in the public eye

Afghanistan: Literacy centres empower women and girls

Haiti: A UNICEF photographer bears witness to the children's emergency

Haiti: A day in the life of UNICEF staff on the ground

Lao PDR: UNICEF supports ‘Schools of Quality’ programme

Haiti: Helping orphaned and separated children find their families

Haiti: UNICEF overcomes logistical challenges to help hundreds of thousands

South Africa: UNICEF organizes visit by football legend Diego Maradona to secondary school

Haiti: UNICEF staffer reflects on the children’s emergency

Haiti: UNICEF and partners provide safe water for children and families

Haiti: Young filmmaker recounts earthquake and documents aftermath

Haiti: UNICEF and Haitian volunteers working together to protect children at risk

Haiti: To help children heal, build back education better than before

Haiti: Crisis response continues, with an eye on challenges that pre-date the quake

Haiti: A young earthquake survivor uses art to cope with disaster

Haiti: Crisis response aims to overcome challenges that pre-date the earthquake

Haiti: Young, injured Haitian quake survivors cross Dominican border for treatment

Tanzania: Goodwill Ambassador Angelique Kidjo visits child mothers

Haiti: The stars come out for Haiti relief

Haiti: Sebastien’s story: A young Haitian earthquake survivor speaks

Haiti: Delivering supplies and protecting children in the Haiti earthquake zone

Syria: Fundraising cyclists visit UNICEF child-friendly space

Kenya: TV drama, ‘Shuga’, entertains as it raises AIDS awareness

Haiti: Field Diary: Supplies and protection for unaccompanied children

Haiti: Donors worldwide support Haiti relief efforts of UNICEF and partners

Haiti: UNICEF steps up supply effort to protect child health in quake zone

Haiti: Aid appeal launched to overcome massive challenges in quake zone

UN Secretary-General visits Haiti as emergency supply efforts continue

Haiti: Angélique Kidjo appeals for earthquake relief donations

Haiti: Aid begins to arrive in Haiti for earthquake survivors in dire need

Somalia: Essential education and health supplies reach Somali children

Haiti: Supplies on the way to survivors of the earthquake

Kazakhstan: Thousands gather for UNICEF’s Adolescent and Youth Forum

Haiti: UNICEF gears up relief efforts for earthquake-stricken Haiti

UNICEF Commences Executive Board for 2010

Syria: Adolescents find their identity through photography

Togo: Youth media activists unite to broadcast the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Liberia: Liberian youths report on injustices of education system

UK: Young people awarded the chance to join world renowned photographers on a trip to Ethiopia

West Bengal: Examples of 'positive deviance' in habits leading to malnutrition

Shelter provides hope for abused women in western Afghanistan

Nepal: First group of Maoist child soldiers begin process to rejoin civilian life

UK: UNICEF UK launches Child Friendly Communities initiative

Angola: Protecting children during the Africa Cup of Nations

Massive bed net distribution in DR Congo

Trinidad and Tobago: UK Government, UNICEF and the British Council launch International Inspiration

Rwanda: Childs rights advocates help young people stay in school

Guinea: Health campaign critical to child survival

Montenegro: Convention on the Rights of the Child printed in Braille alphabet for the first time

Somalia: Water and sanitation upgrades improve life for Somali children and women

Senegal: Saving underweight babies with human contact

Tanzania: Young Journalists workshop helps children raise awareness on HIV stigma in Zanzibar

Ethiopia: UN Health 4 group ends visit to Ethiopia with proposal for joint Flagship Programme on Maternal and Newborn Health

Malawi: Rapid short message service speeds health data collection and feedback

Zambia: Child Health Week presents a unique opportunity to improve children’s survival

Uganda: A second chance for children living on the streets

Niger: Giving young women the skills to earn a safer living

Philippines: UNICEF distributes school supplies to typhoon-affected children

India: One girl’s stand against early marriage

Benin: Angélique Kidjo visits programmes for vulnerable children

Eritrea: Community-led sanitation brings great promise

Central African Republic: Providing education to conflict-affected children in the most remote regions

Afghanistan: UNICEF-supported drop in centres relieve life of poverty for Afghan children

Maldives: Social services now reaching children in the Maldives

Liberia: A child’s right to freedom of religion is expressed

Thailand: Children benefit from improved hygiene following the tsunami

Maldives: New homes for a tsunami-affected community

Senegalese ‘youth representatives’ attend International Climate Change Forum

Expanding child protection services for orphans and vulnerable children after the tsunami

Phillippines: Living in the shadow of danger

Five years after tsunami, Myanmar battles repeat disasters

Child-friendly schools benefiting students in the Maldives

Expanded services helps victims of abuse and neglect find healing in tsunami-affected Thailand

Sanitation in homes and schools upgraded in tsunami-affected Sri Lanka

Health, education and sanitation improve post-tsunami

‘Build back better’ has made concrete improvements for children five years after the tsunami

Liberia: Largest immunization campaign ever targets Yellow Fever

Creating a ‘sanitation revolution’ in South Africa

Georgia: Country’s first centre for youth and children opens in post-conflict Georgia

Tanzania: UNICEF Tanzania reducing inefficiencies to better serve children

Afghanistan: First country worldwide to use bivalent oral polio vaccine

Botswana: Faith-based organizations focus on children’s rights

Ukraine: Ukrainian pop stars sing about child rights

Morocco: ‘Child-Friendly Cities’ initiative launched

Denmark: Young people and global leaders together to discuss climate change

Colombia: Education in emergencies programmes provide a lifeline to children

Lao PDR: Tetanus vaccination campaign reaches remote areas

Pakistan: Mother and Child Health Week brings health services to children and mothers

Girls’ Education Week helps girls recognize their potential in Sierra Leone

Executive Director Ann M. Veneman addresses Copenhagen panel

India: Tea garden clubs fill gaps for girls

Zimbabwe: Leaders join with young people to celebrate child rights

El Salvador: Floods test resilience of families and effectiveness of humanitarian aid

Liberia: UNICEF Radio Digital Diaries - Motorbikes in Monrovia

Burundi: Round two of polio immunization campaign

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Young Palestinians celebrate the 20th anniversary of the CRC

Uganda: Mobile classrooms give pastoral children new hope

Mali: Hygiene education for a remote village

Somalia: Twenty Somali communities say ‘No’ to female genital cutting

Mauritania: Religious leader champions children’s rights

UNICEF child-friendly school designer focuses on climate change

Denmark: Youth Day events energize debate at UN Climate Change Conference

‘Beyond School Books’ – a podcast series on education in emergencies: Podcast #20: Protecting Rights through Child-Friendly Schools

European Commission, European Union and UNICEF reaffirming Afghan child rights

UNICEF programme expanded to fight widespread undernutrition in Somalia

South Africa: David Beckham visits ‘Mothers2Mothers’ centre in Cape Town

UNICEF and partners praise new UN resolution on malaria, focus on next steps

Mali: Celebrating Global Handwashing Day with live performances and hygiene

Mali: Executive Director focuses on undernutrition and impact of climate

Teshome Mandefro Egrete, 1952-2009: UNICEF mourns as funeral is held for Ethiopian engineer killed in Kabul attack

Yemen: Displaced Yemeni children face nutrition, health and education challenges

Denmark: At Copenhagen conference, using music to combat climate change

Moldova: Young Moldovan’s film addresses need for reform of institutional child care

Copenhagen Children’s Climate Forum declares: the time to fight climate change is now

Convention on the Rights of the Child’s 20th anniversary is commemorated with events around the world

‘Design for UNICEF’ harnesses innovative thinking from graduate students at New York University

United States and Organization of the Islamic Conference join forces against polio

‘Beyond School Books’ Podcast #19: A child's right to choose education

Empowering Climate Ambassadors at the Children's Climate Forum as agents of change

Bangladeshi teenagers discuss impact of climate change in Copenhagen

UNICEF and the Embassy of Denmark launch refurbished water plant in drought affected central Syria

Madagascar: Psychosocial support helps children heal from the effects of conflict

Liberia enshrines the Convention on the Rights of the Child in military code

Using music to lead Ugandan youths away from violence

Cameroon: Income generation grant gives mother living with HIV a new lease on life

A call to action for ‘Children Left Behind’ in the wake of the AIDS epidemic

Children’s Climate Forum opens in Denmark

Children and AIDS: Innovations in HIV treatment, prevention and care

Launch of 'Children and AIDS: Fourth Stocktaking Report'

Philipines: Schools adapt and continue despite post-typhoon flooding

Kenyan children celebrate 20 years of the CRC in the ‘Run for our Rights’ event

Middle Eastern and North African celebrities and children celebrate child rights

UNICEF Ireland’s ‘Dustin the Turkey’ promotes early childhood care in South Africa

Digital Diarist Lydia, 18, discusses the challenges of education in Liberia

Somalia: Child Health Days reach displaced communities in Somalia’s Afgoye Corridor

Kazakhstan appoints its first Ambassador, artist Batyrkhan Shukenov

Child Development Centre in Tbilisi, Georgia aims to ensure every child’s right to health care

‘The Rights of Children’ photography book marks 20 years of child rights

From Malaysia, 'Let’s Heal the World' music video sends a global message of child rights

UNICEF and partners commemorate 20 years of Convention on the Rights of the Child

Child-rights video contest winner focuses on the right to education

At launch of flagship report, Lucy Liu and Ann M. Veneman celebrate achievements for children

Spain: ‘El País Semanal’ issues special photo edition on child rights

Liberia's Memorandum of Understanding on respecting children's rights

Sierra Leone: Photography helps children realize their right to self-expression

UNICEF and faith-based partners launch World Day of Prayer and Action for Children

Lesotho: Cash-grants pilot programme aims to ensure vulnerable children’s rights

Japan donates an additional $4.6 million to continue child immunization drive in Afghanistan

Cameroon: Mothers’ campaign promotes girls’ right to schooling in northern Cameroon

India: Braille version of the CRC spells out rights for the visually impaired

Ghana: Children meet with parliamentarians about children’s rights

Child-to-child learning in rural South Africa safeguards the right to play

Malaysia: Education brings promise to Malaysia’s remote interior

Community volunteers fight undernutrition in northern Cameroon

Philippines: Mothers encouraged to breastfeed in aftermath of Philippines flooding

'Tracking Progress': UNICEF report calls for urgent international action on nutrition

Togo: International Children’s Day of Broadcasting encourages child participation

ICDB Awards 2009 honour excellence in children’s broadcasting

Niger: UNICEF and local partners fight child trafficking and exploitation

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassadors featured in video spots for child rights

Tanzania: Country passes landmark Law of the Child

Zimbabwe: Children’s parliament speaks out on rights issues

Zambia: Readying young minds to fight cholera through better hygiene

China: UNICEF and Xinhua News Agency join forces to promote children’s rights

Pakistan: Education provides a new future for earthquake-affected children

USA: Focus on children’s rights: UNICEF launches photo exhibit and film festival

‘I have the right’: UNICEF Russia launches child rights campaign

Indonesia: Breastfeeding encouraged for quake-affected Indonesian mothers

‘Beyond School Books’ – a podcast series on education in emergencies

Samoa: Vaccination campaign aimed at tsumani-affected children

UNICEF and WHO release comprehensive plan on pneumonia prevention

Liberia: Seven youths from learn how to record, edit, write and produce radio programmes at UNICEF radio workshop

Ethiopia: Children celebrate Global Handwashing Day with running star Shaleka Haile Gebrselassie

Pakistan: Polio vaccination effort reaches children

USA: Vanessa Redgrave gives benefit performance to support children in Gaza and southern Israel

Namibia: Birth registration effort aims to protect child rights

Myanmar: UNICEF teams up with traditional folk groups to teach good hygiene

Sierra Leone: UNICEF responds to lack of health care for mothers and newborns

Pakistan: Conflict intensifies as winter closes in on displaced families

Malaysia: A ‘big sister’ helps students cope with bullying

Afghanistan: Maternal Waiting Home programme aims to save the lives of mothers and newborns

UNICEF in Space: Astronaut and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Frank de Winne talks to school children

Middle East and North Africa: Singer Nancy Ajram appointed UNICEF Regional Ambassador

Ukraine: UNICEF helps to rebuild vaccination trust

UNICEF Indonesia gets ‘Flu-Wise’ to fight H1N1

State of the World’s Vaccines: Childhood immunization at record high

Somalia: Funding shortfalls may threaten critical humanitarian assistance

Zimbabwe: Celebrating handwashing with soap

UNICEF report highlights violence against children

Papua New Guinea: Students take the stage on Global Handwashing Day

CAR: Deputy Executive Director Hilde Johnson warns of triple threat to child survival

Goodwill Ambassadors Mia Farrow and Mahmoud Kabil visit Occupied Palestinian Territories

Philippines: Restoring normalcy for children in aftermath of tropical storm Ondoy

Bangladesh: Preventing bone disorders through better nutrition

Afghanistan: Bringing proper sanitation to rural children

Two women receive ‘Golden Poo’ Award for outstanding work as hygiene champions

Young people speak out at event focused on Child Participation

Kenya: Food and nutrition insecurity deepens in the Horn of Africa as heavy rains are predicted

Ethiopia: UNICEF bolsters cross-border political support for African children in crisis

Cameroon: Promoting handwashing in schools to prevent disease

Liberia: Safe-water campaign to prevent disease outbreaks

Japan promotes Global Handwashing Day for better hygiene

Jordan: Two UNICEF advocates, Queen Rania and Mia Farrow, meet in Jordan

UNICEF/WHO joint report on preventing and treating the second leading killer of children

South Africa: Cricket stars raise awareness about HIV

Mozambique: ‘MICS’ statistics show 15 per cent drop in deaths of children under five

Samoa: Tsunami-affected children head back to school

Malaysia: New Malaysian stamps pay tribute to children and their rights

Global Handwashing Day 2009: Spread the word, not the germs

Indonesia: UNICEF delivers life-saving hygiene kits in West Sumatra earthquake zone

UNICEF gets set for global action to ‘Stand Up’ against poverty

UNICEF Executive Director visits flood-stricken Philippines

Republic of Congo: Education provides a way out for indigenous children in Congo

India: Bringing health services to island communities in Assam

Japan: UNICEF and Japan celebrate a 60-year partnership

Angola: De-worming and handwashing promotion drive targets 4 million schoolchildren

Tokyo: Ann M. Veneman and Agnes Chan launch ‘Progress for Children’

Cameroon: Training teachers on HIV education in primary schools

Indonesia: Learning provides hope amidst the rubble in quake-stricken West Sumatra

‘Beyond School Books’ – a podcast series on education in emergencies: Podcast #17: Teachers under threat

Asia-Pacific region: Triple punch tests disaster preparedness

Syria: ‘Capoeira’ helps Palestinian-Iraqi children heal psycho-social wounds

Philippines: In the storm-stricken country, a true story of a mother’s love

Namibia: At forefront of global push to increase AIDS treatment

Paris Commitments on protecting child soldiers gain support among UN Member States

Lesotho: Success in prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV

More than a bailout: Social protection for children affected by AIDS

Philippines: More than 1 million people affected by flooding

Angélique Kidjo launches new campaign with Pampers to help eliminate tetanus

Somalia: Public-private partnerships bring sustainable, safe water to communities

Niger: Floods devastate Agadez region of northern Niger with lingering effects

Japan: New First Lady visits UNICEF for first public engagement

Yemen: Humanitarian access still limited by conflict

UNICEF and Republic of Korea sign Framework Agreement on programme support

H.M. Queen Rania of Jordan joins UNICEF in congratulating young women of Harlem

Young people appeal to world leaders at UN Summit on Climate Change

OPT: UNICEF Regional Ambassador Mahmoud Kabil visits Palestinian children at risk

USA: UNICEF Ambassador Lucy Liu raises awareness of child trafficking

UNICEF Executive Board concludes second session of 2009

Afghanistan: Eradicating polio in Afghanistan takes persuasion, participation and peace

Cameroon: Mia Farrow highlights child malnutrition

Ukraine: International Child Neurology Congress affirms vaccination safety

Schools for Africa partners sign new agreement for better education

Zimbabwe: UNICEF and partners launch massive effort to reinvigorate schools

Liberia: Liberia’s first post-war generation starts primary school

Worldwide deaths of children under five decline, continuing positive trend

Afghanistan: Promoting peace and the right to play sports through Cricket Camp for Children

Yemen: Children need urgent assistance as conflict intensifies

Sierra Leone: Partnering for girls’ education

Argentina: New teaching strategy helps young students excel

India: Teaching mothers healthy habits

Bangladesh: UNICEF supports swimming instruction to prevent child deaths

Somalia: Second round of Child Health Days aims to boost child survival

New UNICEF Chief of Health, Dr. Mickey Chopra, outlines challenges

DR Congo: UNICEF Executive Director hears stories of hope in eastern DR Congo

DR Congo: Children and families face multiple crises

Yemen: Displaced families in Yemen need access to humanitarian aid

Syria: UNICEF 'training of trainers' workshops help young Palestinians make a difference

DRC: Executive Director joins NBA star to launch new health facilities in DR Congo

Somalia: UN report finds crisis in Somalia at its worst in two decades

Jamaica: Teen editorial from Jamaica: ‘Children have rights, too. Protect them!’

Kyrgyzstan: A Kyrgyz local hero fights to protect the rights of street children in Bishkek

Viet Nam: Children raise their voices for action on climate change

United Kingdom: Bringing children’s rights to life in schools

Afghanistan: ‘Women Courtyard’ initiative helps children’s health

Sweden: World Water Week convenes

Brazil: Launch of ‘Platform of Urban Centres’ initiative

Sudan: Tereza’s story: I want to be a pilot

Yemen: Essential supplies being delivered to conflict-affected families

Republic of Korea: Children ‘Unite for Climate Change’ in Daejeon

China: Summer Camp nurtures dreams for children affected by HIV/AIDS

India: Child Reporters Initiative: a twinkling star in the dark night

Grant from the Government of Japan supports child survival in Nigeria

Georgia: Child-friendly spaces help conflict-affected children play and learn

Afghanistan: Country reaches historic milestone for children’s rights

Indonesia: Ninth International Conference on HIV emphasizes social issues

Niger: Empowering women to improve child survival

Rwanda: UNICEF seeks justice for imprisoned young people

Somalia: UNICEF nutrition intervention disrupted by looting

Angola: The Project to Support Primary Education launches in Angola

Pakistan: Rebuilding lives of families conflict-affected in Swat

UNICEF mourns the loss of Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Namibia: Setting minimum standards for residential child care

Pernille Ironside’s firsthand account of the mission to reclaim Sudan's lost child soldiers

Goodwill Ambassador Manu Ginóbili promotes education for indigenous children

India: An innovative partnership between UNICEF and a dairy collective

Pakistan: Support for children left behind in conflict-affected areas

Argentina: NBA star and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Manu Ginóbili promotes education for indigenous children

Fiji: Country becomes first nation to have all public hospitals declared baby-friendly

Central African Republic: UNICEF partner helps indigenous people learn their rights

India: Battling water-borne diseases in cyclone-affected

Dorothy’s story: Youth journalist reports on preventing skin diseases in Southern Sudan

Nigeria: Executive Director visits northern Nigeria and announces $1.85 million to address malnutrition

Guinea: World Breastfeeding Week 2009 launches

Sudan: Peter’s story: Youth journalist reports on food insecurity

Pakistan: Polio immunization drive reaches children on the move

Nigeria: Breastfeeding key to child survival, says UNICEF Executive Director

Bangladesh: Surveying the needs of children and women in Bangladesh through ‘MICS’

Afghanistan: UNICEF teaches importance of exclusive breastfeeding

Georgia: Rebuilt water and sanitation systems help heal scars of conflict

Breastfeeding a crucial priority for child survival in emergencies

Syrian Arab Republic: Better health care for refugee women and children

Breaking the barrier of exclusion

Angola: Children to benefit from joint programme for safe water

Tajikistan: Global economic downturn worsens already harsh conditions for rural Tajiks

Afghanistan: One more young life saved from polio

Mauritania: UNICEF and partners tackle child malnutrition

Madagascar: Failure of seasonal rains leads to hardship and malnutrition

Nepal: Training local journalists to cover women’s and children’s issues

Sudan: Alfred’s story: Youth journalist reports on early marriage

Syria: Young people tackle social problems at children’s conference

Viet Nam: In remote areas, UNICEF supports teaching children about rights

Togo: Amivi’s story: Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Malaysia: Helping young people overcome drug addiction

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Growing poverty in Gaza pushing children to work

Eritrea: ‘Children’s Forum’ asks UNICEF to help foster equality and rights

Niger: Promoting basic health practices to save young lives

Nepal: Saving lives and limbs through mine clearance and mine-risk education

Argentina: New approach to newborn child survival puts family needs front and centre

Sierra Leone: UNICEF Regional Director in Sierra Leone: ‘You will build a new country’

Afghanistan: Japanese Government partners with UNICEF for ‘Thousand Classroom Project’

'Beyond School Books' - Podcast #17: Turning the tide of global warming

Report finds minority and indigenous children disproportionately excluded from school

United for UNICEF: Manchester United defend rights of vulnerable children

Pakistan: Children from conflict hit areas in Pakistan urgently need life-saving health services

Southern Sudan: Youth journalist reports on the problem of school fees

Music video by The Killers raises awareness about trafficking and sexual exploitation

Guyana: Troubled young people get a second chance

Italy: ‘Junior 8’ youth delegates present views to G8 world leaders

United Kingdom: UNICEF Children's Rights Award inaugurated at 'Beyond Sport' summit in London

Netherlands: Dutch delegation commended for aiding education in emergencies

Tanzania: Goodwill Ambassador Danny Glover visits HIV/AIDS programmes

Somalia: Aid reaches some displaced families as fighting continues in Mogadishu

Tanzania: Goodwill Ambassador Danny Glover visits HIV/AIDS programmes

UNICEF and partners showcase child and maternal health innovations

Italy: Young people open Junior 8 Summit in Rome

UNICEF Radio wins two New York Festivals Awards for Gaza coverage

Cameroon: Influx of refugees creates silent emergency

Nigeria: UNICEF and partners bring hope to children accused of ‘witchcraft’

Syria: UNICEF Executive Director concludes successful Syria visit

UNICEF contest invites youth videos on children’s rights; deadline 1 AugustChad

Benin: Workshop tackles challenges of school fee elimination Chad

Kosovo: Ethnic minority communities struggle to break a cycle of poverty

Bangladesh: The ‘Empowerment of Adolescents’ programme helps people cope after Cyclone Aila

Chad: Awareness campaign aims to reduce danger from unexploded ordnance in eastern Chad

Italy: Youth leaders gear up for Junior 8 Summit, to parallel upcoming G8 meeting

Georgia: Defending the rights of juvenile offenders

Sierra Leone: Mother and Child Health Week aims to improve child survival

OPT: ‘The Youth Times’ newspaper speaks volumes for teenagers

New publications on tackling school fees in a time of economic crisis

Somalia: Life-saving nutrition interventions for children

Somalia: Occupation of UNICEF base hinders vital interventions

Bangladesh: Ensuring arsenic-free water for villagers

Mauritania: Immunization campaign works to eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus

Afghanistan: Children carrying the burden of work

Guinea: Motorcycle ambulances helping to save lives

Chad: Ensuring a right to special protection for vulnerable child refugees

Zimbabwe: Outreach vaccination during Child Health Days

Myanmar: UNICEF restores water supplies to cyclone-affected

Georgia: Educating children about unexploded ordnance

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassadors call for children to be at the centre of the UEFA Champions League Final

Côte d'Ivoire: Tetanus vaccination campaign aims for eradication

Guyana: Digital Diarist Bernice Akuamoah reports from 'Carifesta'

Beyond School Books: Giving Girls a Chance - Educating to End Child Labour

Burundi: Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg visits

Syrian Arab Republic: Supporting better education for children

South Africa: AIDS activist Thembi Ngubane dies

At DC meeting, UNICEF Executive Director reaffirms support for Zimbabwe’s children

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Pounding rock and crushing potential

Nepal: On World Day against Child Labour, one Nepali girl's story of a fresh start

Spain: FC Barcelona exhibit highlights work with UNICEF

Executive Board closes Annual Session, mourning the loss of a colleague

Executive Board explores strategic framework for partnerships and collaborative work

UNICEF Pakistan Chief of Education Perseveranda So killed in Peshawar bombing

In memoriam: Perseveranda So, 1956-2009

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Coming to terms with grief in Nablus: ‘Fatima helped me’

Burkina Faso: Retraining helps children secure safer future outside of the mines

USA: Meeting of the Joint Learning Initiative on Children and HIV/AIDS held in New York

USA: Executive Board annual session discusses UNICEF's work in the face of a global financial crisis

Niger: Teaming up to fight polio with Niger and Nigeria's synchronized immunization

Pakistan: Reaching out to families torn apart by fighting

Kenya: Experts call for urgent action on PMTCT and Paediatric HIV in Eastern and Southern Africa

Haiti: UNICEF and ECHO prepare for a new storm season

Pakistan: Bringing stability to the lives of displaced children

Chad: UNICEF providing vital aid to CAR refugees in southern Chad

Zimbabwe: Cholera cases near 100,000 as 'Twin Disaster' continues

Rwanda: Rebuilding stronger schools for earthquake survivors

Côte d'Ivoire: Improving access to birth registration for children

Pakistan: Reaching conflict-affected orphans in Swat Valley

India: UNICEF provides supplies for cyclone-affected West Bengal

USA: Montblanc pledges 1.5 million dollars for education programmes

Pakistan: Country reels as global financial crises hits poor families hard

In India’s Bihar State, economic crisis hits the poorest of the poor

Uzbekistan: Helping children be prepared for natural disasters

Guinea-Bissau: The return of Mamadou, a rescued victim of child trafficking

Manchester United and FC Barcelona: Football rivals unite against AIDS

Ethiopia: Ready-to-use therapeutic food helps save children’s lives in southern Ethiopia

Afghanistan: UNICEF Regional Director assesses situation on the ground

Pakistan: UNICEF Regional Director meets children and families displaced by conflict

Mozambique: Child Health Week reaches 3 million with life-saving interventions

Pakistan: Ongoing conflict triggers massive displacement of families

Sri Lanka: Facing a critical moment

Mauritania: An immunization week for tetanus elimination

Rwanda: John-Bosco’s journey: Sustainable solutions for street children in Kigali

China: Child-friendly spaces after the earthquake

UNICEF supports psychosocial relief in child-friendly safe spaces

Pakistan: Displaced families face humanitarian crisis in north-western Pakistan camps

Beyond School Books – a podcast series on education in emergencies

Burundi’s last child soldiers homeward bound toward a new life

UNICEF and ECHO help victims of election violence rebuild their lives in Kenya

Burkina Faso: National campaign accelerates birth registration

Kyrgyzstan: Teenager advocates for child-care reform at regional forum

Nepal: Private-sector partners say ‘we can’ to support children affected by AIDS

Sri Lanka: A catastrophe for Sri Lanka’s children trapped in northern conflict zone

Central African Republic: Scapegoating the most vulnerable

International forum issues joint call for enhanced investment in micronutrients

Niger: Support and treatment for mothers living with HIV

China: One year after China earthquake, schools bring hope and opportunity

Pakistan: Aid for children and families displaced by fighting in Pakistan’s Swat Valley

Turkey: Ankara hosts international symposium on children in conflict with the law

Sierra Leonean survivor honoured for advocacy on behalf of women and children

Helping mothers improve their children’s chances of growing up free of HIV

UNICEF consultation takes on challenges facing indigenous and minority children

Chad: A shot to live: Meningitis immunization

Indonesia: UNICEF Indonesia supports influenza pandemic preparedness

Zambia: Changing behaviour to prevent HIV and AIDS

Mauritania: Religious leaders call for ending corporal punishment

`GameChangers’ winners announced: Supporting girls and women through sport

Health workers aim to vaccinate 30 million in the Americas

China: Safe spaces help children deal with aftermath of 2008 earthquake

Cameroon: ‘Roadmap for care’ aims to improve maternal and newborn survival

Uzbekistan: Improving care for mothers and newborns

UN Security Council addresses latest report on children in armed conflict

Chad: Despite challenges, UNICEF continues to lobby for the release of child soldiers

UN partners prepare for potential swine flu pandemic

Occupied Palestinian Territory: UNICEF and ECHO help children cope

Romania: Special Olympics and UNICEF collaborate to promote inclusion and acceptance

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Japanese aid helps reduce child mortality and morbidity

Nigeria: Partnering to roll back malaria in Nigeria's Bauchi State

United States: World Malaria Day celebrates progress made towards wiping out the disease

Sri Lanka: Crisis for children - Over 100,000 flee fighting, thousands more trapped

Gaza: UNICEF and ECHO support counselling to help children face the future

Trinidad and Tobago: Peer educators 'Kicking AIDS Out' of Speyside

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia: Programme trains Macedonian teachers in effective, child-friendly education methods

Armenia: Child-friendly schools project scales up

Kenya: UNICEF and ECHO combat effects of drought

United States: Beyond School Books - a podcast series on education in emergencies

Nepal: Viewing children's rights from every angle: UNICEF Executive Board members in Nepal

Viet Nam: UNICEF and IKEA support schooling for ethnic minority children in Viet Nam

Yemen: ‘Child-to-Child’ programme breaks cycle of school exclusion

United States: Window closing on chance to push polio 'The Final Inch' towards eradication

Niger: Ten villages unite to say ‘no’ to female genital mutilation/cutting

Burundi: Sporting chance at a new life for former child soldiers

DR Congo: Up to 250,000 flee attacks by Rwandan rebel group

Kyrgyzstan: Country enacts law on flour fortification to fight ‘hidden hunger’

Ethiopia: At global conference of parliamentarians, a call for action on adolescent girls’ rights

Turkey: Universities set standard by championing child rights in new syllabus

International photo contest highlights effects of climate change and encroaching deserts

Bangladesh: 'A silent emergency' as Bangladesh's poor suffer from economic downturn

Democratic Republic of the Congo: UNICEF Chief of HIV and AIDS sees treatment and prevention in DR Congo

Angola: Partnering to bolster education and help vulnerable children

Economic crisis: The impact on Indonesian children

Chad: Protecting children from unexploded mines

Madagascar: Reinforcing child protection measures

Georgia: Educating children about unexploded ordnance through art and drama

Somali Child Health Days go nation-wide for the first time

Argentina: 'A minute for my rights' youth video project

Sierra Leone: UNICEF and GAVI provide polio immunization

Youth leaders in Soweto greet Queen Rania of Jordan

Central African Republic: Refugees participate in focus group discussions

Rwanda: Historic pneumococcal vaccine shipment arrives

Syrian Arab Republic: Life skills training gives young Palestinian refugees new hope

Guinea: UNICEF working to teach HIV/AIDS prevention to young people

Ethiopia: 'Child-to-Child' programme blends learning with playtime in Ethiopia

Bangladesh: Teaching sanitation to the urban poor

Lao People's Democratic Republic: Children create giant mural to mark World Water Day in Laos

USA: New music video illustrating tragedy of human trafficking will premiere at UN

Panama: Thousands of children receive life-changing shoes

Rwanda: Girls academic excellence awarded

USA: New Yorkers walk a mile in other children’s shoes

Somalia: Safe water improves quality of life for families in Berbera

Liberia: Global youth forum stresses importance of education for all

Ghana: Ghanaian youth radio host speaks out on gender equality

Jordan: Early childhood development report showcases country's success

United States: World Water Day and the need for global action on safe water and sanitation

Learning the child-friendly way at schools in Nepal

Chad: Mother-to-child transmission of HIV persists

United Nations: UN debate on education in emergencies

Sri Lanka: Hundreds of children reported killed, more injured in recent violence

Thailand: The path to peace starts with children

Beyond School Books podcast: Emergency education in Gaza

Zambia: Child ambassadors lead tree planting campaign

Philippines: Collaboration with Barclays benefits poor families

Somalia: Ready-to-use food distribution campaign

Haiti: Amid last year’s destruction, Haiti braces for another hurricane season

Kenya: Executive Board delegation visits urban and rural projects in Kenya

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Rebel violence escalates in north-eastern DR Congo

Bangladesh: A day in the lives of two homeless brothers

Cuba: UNICEF organizes concert for young people

Angola: Leaders pledge more support for children in the media

Maldives: Fighting drug addiction among youths

Pakistan: Helping displaced and malnourished children

Liberia: Documentary gives ambitious young women a voice

Cholera outbreaks raise concern in nine Southern African countries

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Ann M. Veneman calls for stronger child protection

Togo: Vaccinators join regional campaign against polio

USA: 'Girl Power' reception outlines plans for UN task force on adolescent girls

Eritrea: Women teachers celebrated as role models

Benin completes first round of National Immunization Days against polio

Jordan: Executive Director starts Middle East visit with tour of school projects

Somalia: UNICEF Director of Emergency Programmes visits projects in Somalia

DR Congo: Deputy Executive Director calls for release of all child soldiers

Côte d’Ivoire: UNICEF and partners mobilize to eradicate polio

India: IKEA-supported training helps ‘hero’ at early-childhood centre in Assam

South Africa: Boosting protection for Zimbabwean children

Rwanda: Communities provide a bigger ‘family’ for orphaned children

‘Bring Back the Child’: UNICEF and Sri Lanka launch media campaign on child soldiers

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Campaign fights infectious diseases in the wake of Gaza's long crisis

Sierra Leone: Empowering communities to improve sanitation

India: UNICEF and IKEA join hands to set up an emergency call centre

Children trapped in Sri Lanka’s conflict

Zambia launches campaign to promote exclusive breastfeeding

Guatemala: Fighting chronic malnutrition among impoverished children

Regional Goodwill Ambassador Mahmoud Kabil lends support to hospital serving Gaza

UN Web4Dev conference wraps up with a roadmap for future collaboration

Rwanda: Empowering communities to protect and promote child rights

United States: 'The Final Inch': Oscar-nominated film looks at efforts to eradicate polio

Chad: UNICEF Chad aids families fleeing violence in the Central African Republic

United Kingdom: ‘Beyond Sport’ teams up with UNICEF for Children’s Rights Award nominations

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Goodwill Ambassador Mahmoud Kabil visits hospital

United States: On 'Red Hand Day', children call for an end to their forced use in conflict

Democratic Republic of the Congo: US tour to raise awareness of V-Day/UNICEF campaign against rape in DR Congo

Russian Federation: Maria Guleghina - A voice for children

Syria: Child-friendly spaces for Iraqi refugee children

Guatemala: Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV

United States: Executive Board welcomes new President at opening of first 2009 session

Afghanistan : Improving child and maternal health amidst conflict in Afghanistan

Gaza: UN Special Representative visits youngest victims of conflict in Gaza and southern Israel

Lesotho: Insuring treatment for HIV

Tajikistan: New ‘Child-to-Child’ initiative for early education

Eritrea: A second chance at education for children

Pakistan: Networks of care for mothers and children

Madagascar: Cyclone Fanele hits Madagascar and stalls existing reconstruction work

Back to school in Gaza

2009 Humanitarian Action Report focuses on conflict, climate and hunger

Mozambique: Innovative solutions to cope with food insecurity

2009 Humanitarian Action Report to be released tomorrow

Chile: Guide to pregnancy and for indigenous Mapuche women

Displaced families in Gaza face public health crisis

Gaza: UNICEF rehabilitating learning centres for adolescents

Myanmar: Investing in polio vaccination for all of Myanmar’s children

Burkina Faso: Schoolchildren adopt improved sanitation and hygiene practices

‘Everything is destroyed’: Siblings describe destruction of their school in Gaza.

South Africa: Migrants face humanitarian crisis on South Africa’s border with Zimbabwe

Mexico: Radio project gives a voice to indigenous children

Costa Rica: A ‘Return to Joy’ helps children overcome earthquake trauma

Moldova: Giving juvenile detainees the right to education

Ceasefire holding in Gaza: ‘It’s a hopeful day’

Turkey encouraged by UNICEF report on maternal and newborn health

Executive Director visits Zimbabwe, with new support for health workers fighting cholera

‘We didn’t sleep at all’ – Gaza aid worker evacuates home

Gaza: As infrastructure collapses, UNICEF supplies water for shelters

Lao People's Democratic Republic: Youth radio initiative spreads health messages

Cameroon: A social network for women living with HIV

Kyrgyzstan: Promoting 'baby-friendly' practices for modern mothers

Flagship report urges investment in a continuum of care for mothers and newborns

UNICEF launches flagship report on maternal and newborn health

‘We cannot wait’ – Gaza aid worker’s wife about to give birth amidst crisis

Afghanistan: Midwife training programme aims to reduce maternal mortality

Senegal: Community-based care helps reduce child deaths

Haiti: A lifeline for mothers in a Port-Au-Prince hospital

‘I wish the war would end’ – Gaza’s children pay psychological cost of conflict

DR Congo: Protecting orphans and vulnerable children

Zimbabwe: Helping an overwhelmed clinic respond to cholera in Chirundu

Gaza: UNICEF delivers emergency supplies for children and families in Gaza

Gaza: UNICEF staff perseveres under difficult and dangerous conditions in Gaza

Statement By UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman regarding the humanitarian operation in Gaza

UNICEF mobilizes emergency supplies for children at risk in Gaza

As UN aid operations are suspended, a Gaza teenager describes life amidst conflict

Ghana: Digital Diary: Bernice reports on the benefits of giving bikes to schoolgirls

Central African Republic: Addressing three leading causes of child mortality

Palestinian families endure 11 days of conflict in Gaza

Zimbabwe: UNICEF appeals for help as asylum-seekers cross border

United Kingdom: Rescuing victims of child sex trafficking

Switzerland: A new reporting system to combat child prostitution is launched in Switzerland

Togo: UNICEF-supported centre helps rehabilitate child sex workers

Somalia: Child Health Days brings vital treatments to rural areas

Côte d’Ivoire: Fighting AIDS with both medical and social assistance

Zambia: UNICEF Zambia appoints its first Child Ambassadors

Swaziland: Protection for sexual offence victims in Swaziland

Nigeria: Young people lead the way for AIDS education

Banda Aceh: Radio programme by and for children after the tsunami

Myanmar: Life-skills training helps young people to prevent HIV

Lao PDR: Child Health Days guard children against polio

Sri Lanka: Restoring healthcare to tsunami-affected communities

Orphans of the tsunami: Four years on, vulnerable children still struggling in Thailand

Niger: UNICEF working to eradicate Guinea worm disease

United Kingdom: Rescuing victims of child sex trafficking

Lessons of the tsunami: Four years on, tremendous improvements can be seen

Congo: Republic of Congo launches roadmap for flour fortification

Leaders pledge that ‘Education for All’ will not suffer during economic crisis

Zimbabwe: Nigel's Story: The tragedy of Zimbabwe's cholera outbreak

Germany: Young Belgian photographer wins UNICEF Germany Photo of the Year honours

Equatorial Guinea: ‘Sports and Peace’ initiative launched

UNICEF Radio Podcast: A conversation with Desmond Tutu

Malaysia: Inspiring women to make a difference for children

Columbia: Flooding in Colombia brings destruction and disease

Thailand: UNICEF brings schools to hill tribe children

DR Congo: Japanese grant provides clean water and sanitation for schools

Philippines: Youths drawn into online sexual exploitation

Thailand: New report reveals children suffer anxiety, yearn for peace

Russian Federation: UNICEF unites young leaders from eight North Caucasus regions for peace

South Africa: Speak Africa initiative brings together youth activists to fight for the rights of African youth

DR Congo: Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow witnesses devastation and emergency relief

Iraq: Children make an ‘Appeal’ for their rights to government leaders

‘Beyond School Books’ podcast series: Recovery through Education

Chile: Saying ‘no’ to discrimination

DR Congo: Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow arrives in North Kivu

Netherlands: Young Iraqi filmmaker wins 'OneMinutesJr.' Award

Nepal: Young Peer Supporters fight against sexual exploitation of children

UN's Universal Declaration of Human Rights Turns 60

Viet Nam: Launch of the first World Report on Child Injury Prevention

Pakistan: With UNICEF Support, Pakistan launches a National Campaign against Child Abuse

South Africa: New PSA asks young people to demand that their leaders ratify Youth Charter

Afghanistan: A food crisis in the harshest of seasons

Viet Nam: ‘Child-Safe Home’ model helps reduce child drowning

Palestinian children exercise their right to play at the 2008 Global Peace Games

Uganda: Mira Nair film highlights plight of vulnerable children

Deputy Executive Director Hilde F. Johnson asks donors to ‘step up to the plate’ with support

World Bank and UNICEF strengthen funding collaboration

Nigeria: First Lady Hajia Turai Yar'Adua supports maternal and newborn health with 'Mama Kits'

Great Ethiopian Run raises funds for vulnerable children

Mozambique: Prevention of mother-to-child transmission

Zimbabwe: More than 500 cholera deaths after water and health sector collapse

Pakistan: Deputy Executive Director Hilde F. Johnson visits Pakistan and requests aid for the conflict-affected

Afghanistan: Children at risk of contracting HIV/AIDS

Niger: UNICEF supporter Amy Robbins review progress for women and children

Malawi: Early infant HIV diagnosis helps save lives

World AIDS Day 2008: FC Barcelona support for 'Children and AIDS'

Nepal: Celebrities and people living with HIV/AIDS team up to raise awareness

Children and AIDS podcast focuses on early intervention and diagnosis

World AIDS Day 2008: Children and AIDS: Third Stocktaking Report

Indonesia: HIV education in cities and villages

Launch of the 'StopX' online community to fight child sexual exploitation

World Congress III opens in Rio de Janeiro

Turkey: Children get a voice in parliament

India: Villagers still struggling to rebuild lives after devastating Bihar floods

Guatemala: Protecting girls from sexual exploitation

Kenya: Country launches State of Africa’s Children Report

Kenya: Poverty drives girls into sex work

Russia: Orlando Bloom visits rehabilitation center

Panama: Chile’s ‘Kudai’ advocate for indigenous youth

Brazil: World Congress III against the Sexual Exploitation of Children

Effects of war in focus on the Universal Day of the Child

Ireland: Early intervention against online child exploitation

Child sexual exploitation in the USA: Not just a problem for developing nations

New York: Rihanna joins UNICEF Snowflake lighting ceremony

UN launches largest-ever humanitarian appeal for 2009

UNICEF backs legislative reform to achieve human rights for children

Uganda: Country mounts a major fight against malaria in northern districts

USA: Supporting and protecting mothers living with HIV

Japan: Saying 'No' to child pornography

DR Congo: A day on the ground in crisis-stricken North Kivu

Philippines: Combating child sexual exploitation in the pornography trade

Niger: Aichatou’s story: New skills protect a former street vendor from exploitation

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Children abducted by armed groups in eastern DR Congo

Afghanistan: UNICEF condemns attacks on schools

Liberia: Protecting girls and women from sexual violence in post-war country

Nigeria: One school’s progress as the International Year of Sanitation draws to a close

ICDB annual award goes to Ghanaian and Chinese broadcasters

DR Congo: Aid flights arrive in, but insecurity persists

Japan: Yokohama ‘Peace Messengers’ support UNICEF

Guinea-Bissau: Children’s Parliament presents its ‘Manifesto’ to candidates

Central African Republic: Goodwill Ambassador Joel Madden visits water projects

DR Congo: Fighting resumes as displaced civilians languish

Jamaica: Children find their voice at Caribbean Child Research Conference

Chile: President Michelle Bachelet speaks at seminar on preschool education

Yemen: Tens of thousands displaced by flooding after a rare tropical storm

Niger: Supporting maternal and newborn health

Madagascar: UNICEF and ECHO distribute health supplies to cyclone-affected families

Myanmar: Cyclone Nargis relief effort, six months on

Sierra Leone: Mothers join the campaign to scale up girls’ education

DR Congo: Aid for the displaced begins as humanitarian crisis deepens

Russian Federation: Textbook on children's rights receives award

Namibia: Country launches pilot project for birth registration

Guinea: Guineans mobilize for water, sanitation, hygiene and handwashing

DR Congo: Aid on hold as fighting displaces thousands more families in North Kivu

Delivering on the front lines: Maternal health in conflict, post-conflict and emergency situations

Chad: Providing quality education for displaced children

Panama: Programme provides free HPV vaccine for girls

Sierra Leone: Villagers build latrines for better hygiene and child survival

‘Beyond School Books’ podcast #9: Financing education in emergencies

Honduras: 10 years after Hurricane Mitch, natural disaster strikes again

Brazil: Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan visits a UNICEF-supported school project

Germany's First Lady Eva Luise Koehler visits UNICEF projects in Bangladesh

Argentina: Queen Rania of Jordan promotes quality education

Benin: The 2008 ‘All Girls to School’ campaign launches

Malawi: Support for malnourished children begins at home

Lesotho: Mothers living with HIV tell their stories

China: Lang Lang launches foundation to support children’s love of music

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Volunteer parents help fight HIV/AIDS

India: Star cricketer Sachin Tendulkar promotes handwashing

Help for disabled children affected by conflict in and around South Ossetia, Georgia

Togo: Providing free anti-malarial treatment to pregnant women

Angola: Global Handwashing Day celebrated in 700 schools

Health progress and challenges, 30 years after the Alma-Ata Declaration

Ethiopia: A million children lather up with soap on Global Handwashing Day

Global Handwashing Day: Children lead the way in Afghanistan, Somalia and Mozambique

UNICEF Executive Director marks 30th anniversary of the Alma Ata Declaration

Kazakhstan: Agency leaders launch global study on health care inequities

DR Congo: Community-based clinics lead the fight against child malnutrition

Togo: Primary education is now free for all children

Myanmar: Local officials learn how to raise awareness about bird flu

Indonesia: Puppets and peers teach children the importance of handwashing

Kyrgyzstan: Providing shelter for earthquake survivors

UNICEF nominee Paul Farmer receives CDC Foundation Hero Award

The Wiggles donate a song to UNICEF for first Global Handwashing Day

Denmark: Highlighting children's concerns about climate

India: Cricket's Sachin Tendulkar encourages good hygiene

Malawi: Play helps young children affected by HIV

Dublin: AIDS conference sets strategies to help children affected by HIV

Tajikistan: Sheltering children from disaster with early childhood care

Philippines: Disaster preparedness for schools

Kyrgyzstan: Children bear the brunt of earthquake

Guinea-Bissau: Prevention and hygiene awareness to stave off a cholera outbreak

Malawi: Schools for Africa Initiative supports child-friendly facilities

UNICEF, Pampers and Salma Hayek take aim at tetanus

Haiti: Flood-damaged schools struggle to reopen

Nepal: Youth peer groups take action for those affected floods

Rwanda: UNICEF-supported schools win national award

Ghana: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Hayley Westenra visits projects

Rwanda: First-ever Mother and Child Health Week

UN event features $4.5 billion pledge to support ‘Education for All’

UNICEF supports education at relief camps for cyclone-affected families in Myanmar

Classrooms in Syria crowded with Iraqi children whose families have fled conflict

Malawi: Launch of ‘Letter to the Community’ initiative to promote child survival

India: UNICEF rushes emergency supplies to flood regions

Nepal: UNICEF support helps maintain sanitation and hygiene at relief camps

At General Assembly event, a call for equity and action on development goals

Angola: Third national deworming campaign in schools

Tajikistan: A home for orphaned and vulnerable children

Digital Diarist Qulinta Nepaul, 18, visits a festival to support South African youth

Nepal: Radio show for young people wins ICDB award

Haiti: Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow urges tsunami-like response to hurricane disaster

Belgium: ‘Stars of Europe’ concert offers music and messages about child rights

Afghanistan: Polio campaign launched on Peace Day

Burundi: Language a challenge for returning children

Executive Board: On day two, board focuses on country programmes

UNICEF Executive Board: Session opens with ambitious agenda

Argentina: Students call for secondary school changes

As child deaths continue to decline, UNICEF calls for increased efforts

Myanmar: Clean drinking water in cyclone-affected villages

In the wake of three other storms, Hurricane Ike devastates the Caribbean

Executive Board session wraps up with key decisions

Frontline diary: UNICEF doctor’s harrowing tale of survival amidst Bihar floods

Indonesia: UNICEF works to protect the most vulnerable from malaria

Lebanon: Survey addresses gaps in children’s well-being

Laos: Helping flood-affected families with most urgent needs

Caucasus: UNICEF sets up centres for the displaced

Haiti: Storms batter the Caribbean, displacing thousands of children and their families

Sri Lanka: New water pipeline brings health and hope

Tanzania: Massive national campaign for accelerated child survival

Afghanistan: Actor Jude Law and director Jeremy Gilley to promote peace

Eritrea: Sara Communication Initiative helps a young widow return to school

Nepal: Flooding leaves women and children vulnerable

Malawi: One woman’s fight to ensure justice for child victims of abuse

Nepal: Responding to the needs of flood-affected villagers

Colombia: Armed groups steal childhood from girls and boys alike

Sudan: Emmanuel Jal brings a message of peace

Indonesia: UNICEF supports a new mother living with HIV

Mozambique: ‘Model Mothers’ work to combat malnutrition

Malawi: New classrooms create a renewed enthusiasm for school

Indonesia: New line of defense against bird flu

Georgia: Conflict leaves children displaced and vulnerable

Beijing: Jackie Chan and other celebrities attend ‘Champions for Children’ event

‘Bee’ system prototypes represent the future of connectivity in emergencies

Malawi: Campaign aims to promote hand-washing and save young lives

Papua New Guinea : UNICEF strives to help break cycle of violence

Thousands displaced in Russia and Georgia

Myanmar: UNICEF continues relief efforts for cyclone victims

Nigeria: A father supports his wife’s breastfeeding

China: Summer camp begins for children affected by AIDS

Honduras: The power of football to improve young lives

Bolivia: Young mother works to prevent HIV transmission

XVII International AIDS Conference closes with a focus on children

Tajikistan: Hospitals support exclusive breastfeeding

Swaziland: Citizens and royalty stand together to lend support for mothers who breastfeed

China: UNICEF focuses on children affected by AIDS during the 2008 Olympic Games

Nigeria: Goodwill Ambassador Kanu Nwankwo promotes ‘Football for Hope’

Mexico: Executive Director Ann M. Veneman speaks on 'Keeping the Promise' at XVII International AIDS Conference

Ethiopia: Insecticide-treated bednets save lives

Nepal: Removing barriers to girls' education

Nigeria: 'Youth Corps' fights AIDS with knowledge

Mexico: Lead-up to XVII International AIDS Conference puts children in the spotlight

Mexico: Children in the spotlight at the XVII International AIDS Conference

Mozambique: Veneman announces more support for child nutrition

Togo: Breastfeeding and food insecurity

Syrian Arab Republic: Goodwill Ambassador Angelique Kidjo performs in Damascus

UNAIDS report: Progress being made in fighting HIV but huge challenges remain

Honduras: Young activist and editor inspires children living with HIV

World Breastfeeding Week: Educating Indonesian mothers and midwives

UNAIDS global report: Progress on prevention, but challenges remain

Japan: ‘Junior 8’ retrospective: Memories and challenges

Madagascar: UNICEF Executive Director pays first visit to country to assess cyclone recovery

The Republic of the Congo: New national policy provides free malaria treatment to the most vulnerable

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Recreational outings relieve children's stress

Myanmar: Cyclone-affected children return to the classroom.

Gender equality: Women parliamentarians lead change in Africa

Angola: Better household survey data means better lives

Japan: J8 Summit widens the horizons of young participants

New York: UNICEF joins call to end impunity for violators against children in armed conflict

Uzbekistan: At conference, Central Asia unites against mother-to-child HIV transmission

Nigeria: Equal-access to sanitation for those living with disabilities

Niger: UNICEF-supported soap opera “Soueba” aims to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS

Mozambique: Children explore AIDS issues through photography

Sierra Leone: ‘Voice of Children’ becomes a national fixture

Cambodia: UNICEF-supported programme cares for children living with HIV

UNICEF Executive Director provides expertise to UN Economic and Social Council panel

Costa Rica: Raising awareness about child rights through sport

Ethiopia: Attending to the needs of severely malnourished children

Rwanda: Child-friendly schools help young people rediscover childhood

Japan: J8 delegates’ action plan grabs the attention of G8 leaders

Japan: Junior 8 Summit delegates use online workspace to advance their viewpoints

Ghana: UNICEF and the European Commission work together to eradicate Guinea worm

Jordan: Adolescent-friendly space empowers young Palestinian refugees

Afghanistan: Attacks on schools threatens development

Young delegates’ hopes are high as ‘Junior 8’ Summit opens in Japan

‘The Survival Project’: CNN programme shines spotlight on UNICEF work

Niger: A new chance for homeless youths and juvenile offenders

Malaysia: Reaching out to indigenous pre-schoolers in remote regions

Afghanistan: Repairing the juvenile justice system

Switzerland: Iraqi children tell their stories through music at UNICEF-sponsored event

United Arab Emirates: Arab Media Award on Child Rights initiated to honour outstanding achievements

Central African Republic: Mia Farrow sees children returning to schools

Democratic Republic of the Congo: 'Not by Bombs and Bullets' – overcoming the legacy of violence

Timor-Leste: Jackie Chan brings a message of peace and harmony to young people

UNICEF report: Progress and lessons in reducing iodine deficiency

Ethiopia: Deputy Executive Director calls for immediate action on malnutrition

Syria: Learning centres for young Palestinian refugees

Central African Republic: Mia Farrow calls for support to sustain refugees

Afghanistan: Youth centres provide a wide range of services

China: Reconstructing lives after the earthquake

USA: Documentary on Zambian women honoured at Jackson Hole Film Festival

Djibouti: UNICEF-supported programmes help prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission

Iraq: UNICEF helps the children of Sadr City regroup after intense violence

Mozambique: Support for households headed by children and the elderly

UNICEF begins rebuilding schools in cyclone-stricken Myanmar

Pakistan: Community Action Process empowers localities to tackle development

Malaysia: Using folklore to promote and enrich education for indigenous children

Against the odds, Chechen landmine survivors score goals on the football pitch

Kenya: UNICEF-supported outreach brings free health services to families

India: Food crisis ravages poorest children

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Children bear brunt of ongoing conflict

After the quake, safety and a sense of security for Sichuan schoolchildren

At Executive Board opening, Ann M. Veneman outlines key achievements for children

Armenia: UNICEF and postal service join forces to stamp out child mortality

Myanmar: A month after deadly cyclone, classes resume

Togo: Early detection and treatment of malnutrition saves lives

Madagascar: Norwegian Princess launches educational story contest

Ethiopia: Ongoing food crisis endangers children’s lives

Niger: Former practitioners turn against female genital mutilation

Russian Federation: UNICEF Regional Director sees North Caucasus rebuilding for sustainability

‘The State of Africa’s Children’ calls for united action to boost child survival

UNICEF readies for food crisis with unique basket of solutions for children at risk

Japan: Virtual ‘dialogue’ connects youths from Africa and Asia

Myanmar: Cyclone-affected children heading back to school

Niger: Rural preschools create a supportive environment for children

Central African Republic: Goodwill Ambassador Mia Farrow calls for more international support

Iraq: Violence damages schools and uproots lives

Myanmar: UNICEF and Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcome news of more international aid access

Myanmar: A health worker sets aside personal loss to help others recover in Laputta

Myanmar: Child-friendly spaces offer protection and hope for cyclone-affected families

Sudan: UNICEF Deputy Executive Director Hilde Johnson sees progress for children

Angola: DHL partners with UNICEF to promote ‘11 Commitments for Children’

Bangladesh: Using theatre to raise awareness of bird flu prevention

China: Helping quake-affected children cope with trauma

Zimbabwe: Conditions could reach crisis levels if violence continues

Ghana: Mrs. Ban Soon-taek visits a Nutritional Rehabilitation Center in Accra

Myanmar: UNICEF protects cyclone-affected children against measles in Laputta Township

Cameroon: Providing much-needed emotional care for Chadian youth

Ethiopia: Funds needed to aid malnourished children

Myanmar: Psycho-social support helps children deal with the ‘storm in their mind’ after Cyclone Nargis

South Africa: UNICEF, Mandela Foundation and Hamburg Society consolidate ‘Schools for Africa’

China: Rescue efforts continue in Juyuan after devastating earthquake

Myanmar: ‘Surviving the disaster has become a disaster’

Central African Republic: Mia Farrow supports the fight against polio

Indonesia: ‘Art in a Bag’ helps children express themselves

China: Emergency supplies requested to aid in quake recovery

Myanmar: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon appeals for further aid for cyclone-affected area

Rwanda: First Lady awards young women for their scholastic achievements

Myanmar: UNICEF focuses on restoring normalcy for young survivors of Cyclone Nargis

Tanzania: 'One Plan' to reduce maternal and child deaths

Indonesia: Over 1,000 people take part in a simulation of a bird flu outbreak in Bali

Myanmar: A monastery provides shelter after the cyclone

Togo: Damienne’s story: Educating peers about HIV prevention

Myanmar: ‘Life and death’ after cyclone

USA: Conference focuses on sustainable sanitation

Somalia: ‘World’s Biggest Lesson’ seeks education equality

Mozambique: Outreach programmes for mothers and children

Uganda: Free antiretroviral treament saves lives

Burundi: Over 200 child soldiers demobilized

Burkina Faso: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon visits school

Supplies, staff on their way to children in Myanmar’s stricken cyclone zone

Pakistan: Child Health and Sanitation Week promotes hygiene to save young lives

Myanmar: UNICEF sends teams to assess immediate needs of Cyclone Nargis

Nepal: Help and support for families living with HIV

Lesotho: Toll-free child helpline to support children

Iraq: Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict calls for action on child rights

Mozambique: Community radio encourages girls’ education

Iran: Understanding Islam better to fight poverty

Malawi: Support reaches a household of five orphan siblings

Angola: Footballer Ole Gunnar Solskjær visits rural and urban schools

Education in emergencies: ‘Beyond School Books’: Gender equality

USA: ‘Rethinking Poverty’ conference cites risks to children posed by rising global insecurity

Niger: Child health strategy encourages use of bed nets

oPt: A break for West Bank children

World Malaria Day: New goals for prevention and treatment

Italy: International experts target sex tourism

EYE SEE III: Rwandan and Liberian youth take part in photography workshop

Zambia: A unique expedition fights malaria in six countries along the Zambezi River

Nations unite for World Malaria Day 2008

Spain: Football stars and UNICEF join forces against AIDS

World Media Festival: UNICEF AND MTV’s HIV-focused documentary ‘Xpress’ wins silver award

Bangladesh: Symposium on poverty and social protection

Iraq: Violence disrupts lives and education

Countdown to 2015: Parliamentarians urged to accelerate progress towards MDGs

Costa Rica: Children score a goal against adversity

United Republic of Tanzania: GAVI Alliance brings life-saving vaccines to children

Armenia: Reforming education system to benefit all children

Namibia: Fighting cholera after devastating floods

Zambia: Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Madagascar: Junior Goodwill Ambassador Name Six visits child-friendly spaces

UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman joins V-Day to focus on stopping rape in DR Congo

Botswana: Digital Diarist Tsholofelo Selufaro on child labour

Countdown to 2015: Empowering Nepalese health workers to save the youngest lives

Cameroon: Protecting the rights of juvenile offenders

Mozambique: Mobile health services reach out to children

Russian Federation: Mrs. Ban Soon-taek visits inclusive school in Moscow

UNICEF and British Telecom launch ‘edu-communication’ project in São Paulo

Japan: UNICEF highlights world's water needs at G8 Meeting

UNICEF’s ‘Story Jam’ looks to expand outlets for youth communication

Indonesia: Traditional Birth Attendants and midwives partner for women’s health

Burkina Faso: Women working for their families and community

Gaza: Crushed childhoods, cruel choices

Rwanda: Mourning the genocide, 14 years on

Lao PDR: New foundations for children’s education

Niger: Executive Board delegates visit country to assess progress and identify priorities

India: UNICEF and partners present gripping tele-series focused on social issues

Peru: Nutrition and safety for quake-affected children

Namibia: Requesting aid for those who have been displaced by flood waters

Cambodia: Mother Support Group Network promotes exclusive breastfeeding

Kenya: Fatuma’s Digital Diary on girls’ education in the country's largest slum

Malawi: UNICEF supported programmes brings improved learning facilities

Sudan: 1.3 million pupils set to 'Go to School'

Ecuador: Thousands remain homeless after torrential rains and flooding

Japan: $109 million donation to benefit 24 countries

Burkina Faso: Kiemde’s story -- Combating HIV/AIDS through peer-to-peer education

Iraq: UNICEF responds to critical needs in Basra crisis

Yemen: Momentum builds for women’s literacy

Lao PDR: Celebrating the 'National Year of Sanitation'

Russia: A full-service ‘triangle of support’ helps families cope with HIV

Ghana: Home surveys access vital health information

Pakistan: Campaign to protect 63 million children against measles

Nepal: Children play role in commitment to unity

Malawi: Support for preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission

Mozambique: Staying healthy with child-centred hygiene education

Afghanistan: Communities 'stand up to violence' as the new school year begins

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Counselling helps children cope with fears

United States of America: Celebrating the Tap Project to provide safe water for the world’s children

Afghanistan: A drive to reach water and sanitation goals

David Beckham encourages children to get involved

World Water Day 2008: UNICEF promotes safe sanitation

US: Successful Tap Project goes nationwide for World Water Week

Zambia: Children are the best teachers in countrywide drive for better hygiene

Bangladesh: Community outreach on hygiene for cyclone-affected families

Chad: Zoe’s Ark children reunited with their families

Mozambique: Small grant empowers adolescent girls

Madagascar: Building back after cyclone Ivan

Swaziland: Swazis ‘Walk the Nation’ against HIV/AIDS

Tajikistan: After cold snap, a new set of dangers

Pakistan: Trained midwives help lower infant mortality

Zambia: Mobile testing and treatment fight HIV/AIDS in Mpika District

Somalia: Temporary schools bring a sense of normalcy to children displaced by conflict

Somalia: Centre offers help for chronic malnutrition

Guinea-Bissau: Saving lives by distributing free mosquito nets

Swaziland: ‘Walk the Nation’ to raise AIDS awareness

Malaysia: Futsal helps empower girls to fight AIDS

Guinea-Bissau: Improving girls' education

Kenya: Leaders agree, children hope for peace

Pakistan: ‘Total sanitation’: A latrine for every home

Equatorial Guinea: Water and sanitation fit for the children

Sierra Leone: Ann M. Veneman says stability is bringing progress

Mozambique: Classroom drama and discussion teach young people about HIV

China: Youth Ambassadors raise HIV awareness, online and in the community

Liberia: Executive Director visits programmes bringing hope to war-affected children

Timor-Leste: Volunteers bridge the gap between rural communities and health centres

Commission on the status of women: Mobilizing resources for girls education

Malaysia: New tool for early detection of autism

Russia: Goodwill Ambassador Lucy Liu visits young artists

Albania: IKEA donation brings new books to schoolchildren with 'Albania Reads’

Sudan: As violence in Darfur continues, children are unaccounted for, families are torn apart.

Sierra Leone: David Beckham surprises local footballers

South Africa: International women’s cricket players visit a primary school

Malawi: Schools help end the cycle of abuse with life-skills education for girls

Madagascar: Another cyclone causes more devastation

Central African Republic: Centre helps children heal from abuse

UNICEF Executive Board wraps up field visit to Lao PDR

Malaysia: Promoting indigenous literacy on remote islands

Kenya: UNICEF tent schools provide sanctuary for Kenyan children displaced by violence

United Arab Emirates: UNICEF and Dubai Cares support quality education to break the cycle of poverty

Equatorial Guinea: Peer educators counter HIV misconceptions

Indonesia: Innovative methods bring quality schooling to poor children

Somalia: UNICEF seeks emergency support for undernourished children

Democratic Republic of the Congo: An appeal for help with humanitarian activities

Mauritania: International Day of Zero Tolerance on Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting

Sudan: Widespread damage after violence in West Darfur

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Students bear the brunt of shortages

USA: Consultation on maternal and child health inequities

Nigeria: A new strategy is improving primary health care in Garaku

Jamaica: Peace Month brings hope for a more secure future

Iraq: UNICEF appeals for $37 million to save vulnerable children

Peru: Quake-affected students back in school

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Helping war-affected girls with ‘HEAL Africa’

Belize: Positive alternatives with ‘My Neighbours and Me’

Mauritania: An aggressive push to eradicate measles

USA: Dr. T. Berry Brazelton speaks at UNICEF

Chad: UNICEF prepares to help tens of thousands of refugees

Liberia: Launch of State of the World’s Children 2008

Chad: Situation remains uncertain after widespread violence in N’Djamena.

USA: San Marino-UNICEF Awards honour youth participation in community programming

Executive board: UNICEF board ends first 2008 session

Executive Board honours First Lady of Panama for work with disabled children

Ghana: Youth reporters promote quality education

India: Documentary follows young activist to Mumbai

Executive board: UNICEF leadership focuses on child protection

Kenya: Post-election violence increases

UNICEF Executive Board opens its first session of the new year

Lao PDR: Controlling a cholera outbreak

A Bangladesh village in dire need of safe water

Central African Republic: Vaccination campaign aims to boost child survival

Afghanistan: 'On the road to change'

Somalia: A polio survivor dedicates her life to helping children get vaccinated

SOWC 08: Broadcasting good health to Brazil

Kenya: Conflict keeps children out of school

Mozambique: Partnering to aid flood victims

Bangladesh: 'Para Centres' educate rural youths on hygiene

Sierra Leone: Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham visits child survival programmes

SOWC 08: UNICEF flagship report says community health programmes are key to reducing child mortality

Central African Republic: Displaced villagers seek help and hope

UNICEF and Confederation of African Football unite to promote quality education for all

Kenya: Providing help for families displaced by civil unrest

UNICEF and children: Working together for 'A World Fit for Children'

Niger: Oral rehydration salts are a life-saving solution

Malawi: Lifting families out of extreme poverty

Families displaced in Kenya [with audio]

Pakistan: Safe spaces for women and children after Cyclone Yemyin

Nepal: Orlando Bloom visits UNICEF programmes

Ghana: ‘Clean Water’ song recorded for flood victims

Young filmmakers express themselves as ‘OneminutesJr’ project expands its reach

Somalia: Clean water for those displaced by conflict

Turkmenistan: Life-skills lessons help students thrive

Kenya: Waving maternity fees creates healthier conditions for women and children

Haiti: Partners In Health: Preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission

Niger: National measles campaign targets 2.9 million children

Liberia: Never to late to learn, students say

Jamaica: The ‘Bashy Bus Kru' educates youths about HIV

Uzbekistan: Fortifying food to prevent child anaemia

Iraq: Children share experience through short film

Kenya: One girl’s story: 20-year-old Fatuma reports from post-election conflict

‘Beyond School Books’– a podcast series on education in emergencies: Segment #5

Yahoo! ‘Inspirations’ recognize UNICEF stories

UNICEF Regional Goodwill Ambassador Ricardo Montaner hosts benefit concert for disabled children

‘Eyes on the South’: Innovations spread from south to north

Turkmenistan: Working together for child-friendly learning

Digital Diary: Nigerian street children tell their stories of life without security

Progress for Children: Community midwives in Pakistan help mothers and babies survive

Grand Strasbourg Christmas tree celebrates the season for all the world’s children

Germany: ‘Photo of the Year’ raises awareness of early marriage

Indonesia: Teaching children about bird flu

Somalia: Child-survival campaign reaches families displaced by conflict in Mogadishu

Gambia: Simple measures produce a significant rise in birth registration

Kenya: UNICEF brings children’s issues to election campaign platform

Indonesia: UNICEF supports rainwater harvesting for families on remote islands

Italy: Online and off, UNICEF's Innocenti Research Centre extend its reach

Georgia: Experimental apartment declared a successful alternative to orphanages

A platform for young voices in the run-up to the Guatemalan elections

United States: Young 'Peace Messengers' from Yokohama support UNICEF

United States: Team Saatchi and UNICEF celebrate 18 years of children's rights with new ad

United States: UN task force unveils mental health guidelines for healing communities in emergencies

Youth journalists in Burundi interview their president on child trafficking

Children's centres provide an alternative approach to juvenile justice in Tajikistan

Guinea-Bissau: Under the façade of religious study, children fall victim to trafficking

Bulgaria: At Sofia Consultation, governments in South East Europe embrace child-care reform

Uzbekistan: UNICEF Representative receives National Friendship award

UN General Assembly plenary closes with renewed commitment to children

Swaziland: In partnership with UNICEF, delegates from Fútbol Club Barcelona visit

Children initiate UN discussions on education and climate change

UNICEF supports youth participation at climate change conference in Bali

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Education suffers amidst political tension and conflict in Gaza

UN General Assembly opens high-level meeting on children’s issues

Bernice’s Digital Diary: A Ghanaian girl’s take on London – Part 2

UNICEF Eminent Advocate for Children visits AIDS projects in São Paulo

Neige's story: Recovering from malnutrition in the Central African Republic

UNICEF Representative leads 1,000-km horseback trek for Uruguay’s children [with video]

United Sates: More nations commit to 'Paris Principles' on ending the trauma of child soldiers

United States: As UNICEF names spokesperson on child violence, UN report offers signs of hope

United States: At 'Machel plus 10' launch, children have their say about conflict

United States: UN task force unveils mental health guidelines for healing communities in emergencies

'Friends Helping Friends' living with HIV/AIDS in Cambodia

Turkmenistan: Life-skills training turns Turkmen students into pioneers of AIDS awareness

Preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission in Kigamboni, Tanzania

United States: Roger Federer to speak out on World AIDS Day

On World AIDS Day, faith-based leaders show solidarity with HIV-affected youth in Brazil

Improved, child-friendly schools offer girls a better future in Sierra Leone

Mongolia faces challenges keeping 'herder children' in school

Overcoming obstacles to child survival and gender equality in Kosovo

Providing basic services to Gabon's 'people of the forest'

Lawmakers inspired by field visit to UNICEF Indonesia projects

ECHO and UNICEF promote Plumpy'nut production to improve child nutrition in Niger

United States: Jordan's Queen Rania issues UNICEF's worldwide call to action to ad Iraqi children

Senegal's Child Survival Days focus on malaria prevention

Kenya training session is a milestone for community-based newborn care in Africa

In Zimbabwe, Child Health Days focus on polio immunization

United States: In a child survival milestone, under-five deaths fall below 10 million per year

‘Our Stories’ project: Children around the world share and connect online

ICDB 2007 asks youths to speak out on the air about ‘The World We Want’

After the storm, Bangladesh cyclone survivors struggle through trying times

Partners In Health: Preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission in Haiti

Concert for children performed by new UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, the Berliner Philharmoniker

Challenges await Burundian refugees expelled from Tanzania

Junior Eurovision Song Contest and EBU to raise awareness and funds for UNICEF

Iran: Psychosocial help gives children in Iran the tools to cope with challenges

Brazil: Faith-based support for AIDS-affected youth

‘Miracle women’ help combat under-five mortality in Nepal

Japan: East Asian leaders commit to improving toilets and hygiene

India: ‘Red Ribbon Express’ rides the rails to raise youth AIDS awareness

South African designer Gavin Rajah creates one-of-a-kind doll to benefit UNICEF

World AIDS Day 2007: Despite progress on many fronts, children remain vulnerable

Somalia: Supporting child’s rights despite challenges [with video]

Where ignorance can be deadly, breaking the cycle of AIDS in Côte d’Ivoire

Immunization drives boost child survival in Zimbabwe [with video]

International Children’s Day of Broadcasting announces 2007 award winners

Denmark: Countess Alexandra at campaign relaunch

Sudan: Youths raise their voices to defend their rights

Russia: For homeless children, hope and help to get off the streets

UN Joint Mission visits cyclone survivors in Bangladesh

Myanmar mobilizes to protect 7 million children against polio

Berenice’s Digital Diary: A Ghanaian girl’s take on London

International Year of Sanitation 2008: A plea for dignity and health for all

Germany celebrates CRC 18th anniversary with a call for ‘Children first!’

On CRC anniversary, Ishmael Beah appointed UNICEF Advocate for Children Affected by War

New house, new garden and new chance at a healthy life in Aceh

New book, launched at UNICEF, examines legal framework for child rights

UNICEF Snowflake, symbol of hope, illuminated in New York

Ukraine: ‘The Way Home’ works to protect the rights and lives of street children in Odessa

Cyclone in Bangladesh: UNICEF and partners join emergency relief effort

Lao PDR: Nationwide push to eliminate measles

‘Beyond School Books’ – a podcast series on education in emergencies: Segment #3

Zimbabwe: Addressing the lack of safe water

CRC@18: Team Saatchi and UNICEF celebrate 18 years of children’s rights with new ad

Guinea-Bissau: Advocating to end female genital mutilation

United Kingdom: 'Long Way Down' gala raises funds for children

Mozambique: Campaign aims to distribute 500,000 more nets to fight malaria

Ukraine: UNICEF Ukraine helps re-unite abandoned siblings and encourages family-based care

Mexico: Responding to flood victims’ immediate needs

UNICEF and US Fund host World of Children 10th-anniversary awards

Brazil: Beloved cartoon character Mônica is the newest National Ambassador

Fiji: Avian influenza workshop series raises awareness in Pacific island countries

Nepal: Health campaign succeeds despite political turmoil

Madagascar’s: UNICEF ambassadors help out during country's third Mother and Child Health Week

Zimbabwe: Multiple community programmes simultaneously work to fight HIV/AIDS

Sudan: UNICEF Executive Director ends first visit with sense of optimism

Liberia: Accelerated Learning Programme gives conflict-affected youths a chance for education

Sri Lanka: New syllabus helps conflict-affected children get back to school

Norway: Affirms support for children with $100 million toward UNICEF programme

Zambia: Far-reaching measles campaign declared a success

Japan: Junior 8 Summit 2008 contest launched

Japan/Liberia: UNICEF honours refugee documentary at Japan Prize 2007

Nigeria: Open dialogues on bird flu prevention

Uruguay: UNICEF Representative to travel on horseback ‘1,000 km for Children’

India: Changing attitudes about malnutrition and gender equality

Guinea: UNICEF and partners support local community schools

'Beyond School Books’ – a podcast series on education in emergencies: Segment #2

Child Alert Afghanistan: Martin Bell reports on children caught in war

Sir Roger Moore receives Dag Hammarskjöld Inspiration Award for his work with UNICEF

Brazil: Felipe Massa appointed new 'Champion for Brazilian Children'

Centres provide a second chance for education in Guinea

UNICEF report shows gains made in reducing the burden of malaria

Fatuma’s Digital Diary: Daily life for girls in the slums of Kenya

Honouring Sir Roger Moore

Colombia: Floods create a ‘ghost town’, putting young lives on hold in Córdoba

Norway: Gala raises over $40 million for children

Benin: Campaign distributes more than 1.6 million bednets

'Beyond School Books’ – a podcast series on education in emergencies

Indonesia: Families evacuated after East Java volcano alert

Mongolia: Helping communities help themselves

‘Machel plus 10’ review says war becoming even more dangerous for children

Secretary-General hosts ‘Stand Up against Poverty’

Ethiopia: Improved sanitation for women and children

Women Deliver: Spurring global action on maternal mortality

DR Congo: Maisha’s story: Former child soldier reclaims his life

Ghana: Children struggle in the aftermath of flooding

Southern Sudan: Former child soldiers trade guns for textbooks

Indonesia: New schools in Banda Aceh set new standards

DR Congo: Child combatant recalls the emptiness of army life

Nepal: Educating youths about the dangers of explosives

Lebanon: Youth camp fosters peace and tolerance

Central African Republic: The Voix du Coeur Centre provides a safe haven for Bangui’s street children

Iraq: Children celebrate their return to school

Brazil: Goodwill Ambassador Danny Glover inspires youths in São Paulo

Pakistan: Child protections centres fight child labour

Mongolia: Supporting child-friendly policies on juvenile justice

South Africa: Ann M. Veneman visits Johannesburg

Canada: Jacques Villeneuve makes NASCAR debut for UNICEF

South Africa: Nelson Mandela and Ann M. Veneman unite for children

United Kingdom: ‘Long Way Down’ highlights UNICEF’s work

Occupied Palestinian Territory: The challenges of getting an education during conflict

Benin: Angélique Kidjo visits centres for abuse victims

UNICEF and Special Olympics partner in China to raise disability awareness

Liberia: Mamiwhe’s Digital Diary urges education for all

Pakistan: A model school for girls and boys is building back after floods

Somalia: Volunteer-staffed health clinic helps save lives

DR Congo: Helping former soldiers plant seeds for the future

Jenna Bush: ‘Ana’s Story’

Brazil: Mobile workers provide health care

Guatemala: Indigenous nursery schoolers learn through play

Mongolia: Easing the water burden for rural families

DR Congo: Distributing supplies in the wake of conflict

Uganda: Flooding disrupts life for 60,000 households

Leaders at Clinton Global Initiative renew commitments to health and education

Tanzania: Preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission

Ghana: Goodwill Ambassador Marcel Desailly teaches girls about football

Haiti: NBA star Sam Dalembert brings hope

Iraq: Holding back cholera

Ghana: Families struggle to survive after devastating rains

Niger: Volunteers help avert potential health crises

Russian Federation: Summer camps promote peace early

ICC Twenty20 championship finals boost Unite for Children, Unite against AIDS campaign

Bangladesh: A life lived in ‘exit mode’ – floods continue to bring destruction

Mongolia: Travelling schools bring education to migrant 'herder children'

Malawi: Stop Child Abuse campaign asks for change at a policy level

Afghanistan: International Day of Peace marked with polio vaccination drive

India: Rebuilding lives in marginalized communities

Nepal: Providing vital supplies to vulnerable families displaced by floods

Guatemala: Women’s group fights malnutrition with knowledge

DR Congo: Displaced children especially vulnerable to illness and military re-recruitment

South Africa: Cricket chief promotes ‘the power of sport’

India: Combating acute malnutrition in flood survivors

Central African Republic: Temporary schools provide normalcy for children

Peru: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Gian Marco Zignago visits shelters in earthquake-ravaged areas

Sri Lankan cricket stars join fight against HIV in South Africa

Somalia: Critical levels of malnutrition in children

Benin: Angélique Kidjo raises awareness on child rights in her native country

Goals for Girls: Campaign for education equality under way

South Africa: ICC cricket contest raises AIDS awareness

Mongolia: The challenges of keeping ‘herder children’ in school

Ghana: Japan’s supports use of malaria bednets

Guatemala: Youths find alternatives to gang violence

Executive board: Child protection strategy reviewed

Russia: Moscow hosts Cities for Children conference and signs on to become child-friendly

‘Goals for Girls!’ campaign kicks off

Guinea-Bissau: Girls balance school, domestic chores – and football

UNICEF Executive Board reviews country programmes that help societies rebuild

New Zealand cricketers visit ‘Little Champs’ in Johannesburg township

UNICEF Executive Director says female genital cutting must be “consigned to history”

UNICEF Executive Board discusses recent emergency response and looks to the future

Ghana: Goodwill Ambassador Marcel Desailly encourages children to go to school

Cricket stars back global AIDS campaign

Nicaragua: In the path of Hurricane Felix

Brazil: Football helps girls put exploitation behind them

Iraq: Afrah’s story: Recovering a childhood lost on the streets of Baghdad

Lebanon: Summer camps help heal the effects of war

Peru: Getting back to school after the earthquake

India: Cricket chief meets children living with HIV

Paraguay: Regional forum on children’s right to identity

Guatemala: A new approach to schooling indigenous children

Myanmar: Ceramic filters improve household water quality

Indonesia: Bali braced for bird flu

Madagascar: Peer education at Indian Ocean Games

Indonesia: Reaching remote areas for immunization

Jamaica: Families in need of aid as Portland Cottage is once again devastated by a hurricane

India: Women and children bear brunt of floods

Peru: After the earthquake

Guatemala: Focus on challenges facing indigenous girls

Hurricane Dean: Jamaica picks up the pieces as Mexico and Belize brace for impact

Jordan: Courses on offer at community centre empower Palestinian women

Jamaica: UNICEF and partners respond as Hurricane Dean bears down

Peru: Powerful earthquake hits populated urban areas

DPR Korea: Aid to children and families affected by severe floods

India: Mobile medical camps treat children and families displaced by floods in Bihar

India: UNICEF galvanizes partners for flood relief to children and families in Uttar Pradesh

Zimbabwe: Grandmothers help build schools for their community’s children

Sudan: Suku's story: Go to school

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Adolescents find an outlet through UNICEF-supported community centres

Congo: On track to stop malaria

Central African Republic: Insecurity has not dampened children’s aspirations

Tsholo’s Digital Diary: Young people change lives

Niger: UNICEF works with chiefs to promote child survival and girls’ education

Nepal: Communities cope with monsoon flooding

Japan/Span: At Tokyo match, FC Barcelona raises awareness and support for AIDS-affected children

Rwanda: School campaign supports girls’ achievement

India: The phenomenon of the the newborn 'Breast Crawl'

Bangladesh : Millions affected by floods face ‘a desperate situation’

India: More aid needed for tens of millions affected by severe monsoon floods

South Africa: Nelson Mandela Institute seeks new solutions

World Breastfeeding Week 2007: An early start on breast milk saves infants’ lives

Bolivia: Child-friendly schools give hope to a young girl

DR Congo: V-Day and UNICEF urge protection for women and girls

Tajikistan: Alternative sentencing for juvenile offenders

Central African Republic: New lives for released former child soldiers

Indonesia: Support for victims of child sexual abuse

Pakistan: Vaccinations and safe water provided in the aftermath of floods

Malawi: Girls’ rights on the line

Nepal: Communities fight to change ingrained social biases against women

Meeting of Global Health Leaders: Strengthening collaboration, improving outcomes

Zimbabwe: Norway Cup gives girls a chance to triumph

India: Villages across Gujarat celebrate a massive school enrolment drive

Vlogit: Young people speak out on HIV for MTV's 'Staying Alive'

Ethiopia: Ewan McGregor takes the ‘Long Way Down’

Pakistan: Flood waters have receded but challenges remain

Botswana: Youth forum seeks to combat child trafficking

Zimbabwe: UNICEF dramatically increases its outreach for children affected by HIV

Venezuela: Children relive the joy of Copa América

Angola: NBA star and Goodwill Ambassador Pau Gasol visits children affected by HIV/AIDS

Afghanistan: Peace One Day ambassador Jude Law’s ‘secret’ mission

Georgia: An alternative home for 'social orphans'

Uganda: ‘Empowering Hands’ for survivors of abduction

Kyrgyzstan: Choosing between family life and an education

India: Preparation and quick action save flood victims

Southern Sudan: Japan helps rebuild schools in the south

Indonesia: UNICEF Indonesia supports community bird flu prevention programme

Pakistan: After the floods, life changes for Imtiaz

Burkina Faso: Clubs help girls stay in school and succeed

Jordan: UNICEF-supported centre builds leadership skills for girls

Myanmar: Emergency supplies for flood victims

Ukraine: Breaking the cycle of child abandonment

Solomon Islands: After the tsunami, places to learn and play

Benin: Film series helps combat child trafficking

Najma’s ordeal: Surviving the floods in southwest Pakistan

Children’s centres provide an alternative approach to juvenile justice in Tajikistan

Venezuelan children are at the heart of the Copa America in Venezuela 2007

Relief efforts begin to reach flood-affected children and families in Pakistan

Creating child-friendly spaces for Timorese children still displaced by civil unrest

Brazil: UNICEF delivers antiretroviral medicines

Chad: Care for undernourished children in camps

Rwanda: Child-friendly schools: A community concern

Cyclone floods leave thousands displaced

UN progress report urges new commitment to Millennium Development Goals

Child-friendly journalism gives young people a voice in Iraq

Zimbabwe: Child Health Days Campaign against polio

Namibia: First ever synchronized polio campaign

Brazil: National Pact commits to a world fit for children

Kenya: A milestone for community-based newborn care in Africa

Burkina Faso: Communities support early education centres

Uzbekistan: Making nutrition education fun during Health Week

Cuba: Fifth International Congress on Culture and Development

Mauritania: Supporting the repatriation of child camel jockeys

South Africa: FC Barcelona scores new goals for children

India: Making every child count in the streets of Kolkata

Senegal: Child Survival Days focus on malaria prevention

Uganda: Help for children orphaned by AIDS

Madagascar: Rap star named Junior Goodwill Ambassador

Lebanon: Help for children displaced from refugee camp

Yemen: Regional meeting on child abuse and neglect

Solomon Islands: Rebuilding after the April quake and tsunami

oPt: Palestinian child health still suffers despite end of eight-month strike at clinics

oPt: Recent violence in Gaza leaves many young people shaken and afraid

Republic of Korea: ‘Parliamentarian Friends of UNICEF’ launched

Argentina: ‘Make a Difference!’ video contest winner

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Lucy Liu returns from DRC visit

Ghana: EC and UNICEF help fight Guinea worm

Rwanda: Thousands gather to unite against AIDS

Thailand: Art camp for children living with HIV

UNICEF Niger helps child labourers trafficked from other West African countries.

Côte d’Ivoire: Child trafficking: A tragic trend

Cameroon: Better facilities get more girls to school

Pakistan: Supplementary feeding centres in quake zone

India: Peer educators raise youth AIDS awareness

Yemen: Nutrition emergency threatens young lives

South Africa: Child mortality is focus of AIDS conference

UNICEF Executive Board: Toward a lasting peace in Liberia

Afghanistan: Women teachers recruited and trained

Germany: Junior 8 delegates present youth perspectives to G8 world leaders

Zambia: Digital Diary: Chinyanta fights for child rights

Learning centres help restore hope for Palestinian adolescents

Cambodia: Buddhist monks at forefront of AIDS awareness

Vanessa Redgrave’s passion for human rights

Morocco: Queen Rania visits health centre in Fez

UNICEF Executive Board: Members review priorities in education

Indonesia: Bird flu prevention kits distributed

Italy: Innocenti Research Centre extends its reach

UNICEF Executive Board: Annual session reviews results for children

Germany: J8 Summit opens

Morocco: Queen Rania in Morocco

Lebanon: Refugees in the North

Germany: Youth delegates gather for J8 Summit

Jordan: Documentary workshop for youth journalists

Nigeria: ‘Idols West Africa’ join AIDS campaign

Kenya: Children say ‘no’ to corporal punishment

Barbados: Children have their say on development goals

Turkmenistan: Students are pioneers of AIDS awareness

Ecuador: Indigenous children speak out at UN

India: Health-care access for rural mothers

Niger: Dangers of early marriage

Nepal: Children lead community sanitation drive

Cameroon: Mothers Clubs support education for girls

Mexico: Border crossing poses danger to children

Global consultation looks to beefing up UNICEF programme communication

Iraq: Global aid for children

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Youth in the crossfire

Uruguay: Worst floods in 50 years

Central African Republic: Negotiating for the demobilization of children caught up in war

Cambodia: ‘Friends Helping Friends’ living with HIV

Niger: ECHO and UNICEF promote Plumpy’nut production to improve child nutrition

Sri Lanka: Children caught in escalating violence

Pakistan: Transitional schools keep children learning

UNICEF and ECHO provide new skills to former child soldiers in Côte d’Ivoire.

Indonesia: Lawmakers focus on child survival and protection

Uganda: Japanese and Korean visitors meet children

Madagascar: Nutrition crisis is a ‘silent emergency’

Accord between UNICEF and Chad raises hopes for children in armed conflict.

India: Children’s school defies caste barriers

Indonesia: Improving sanitation in post-tsunami Aceh

Gabon: Services for marginalized Pygmy families

Philippines: ‘Days of Peace’ bring relief

India: ‘Girl Star’ films show the power of education

Botswana launches State of the World’s Children 2007 report on gender equality

Zambia: ‘School-in-a-box’ kits aid flood areas

Moldova: Children struggle with parents’ migration

Timor-Leste: Literacy empowers displaced adults and adolescents

Indonesia: New schools in post-tsunami Aceh and Nias

International Year of Sanitation

Lao People’s Democratic Republic: ‘Caring Dads’ protect children from HIV

Cambodia: Poor sanitation triggers health concerns

Serbia: Balkan teens capture key issues on film

Georgia: Bird flu awareness for schoolchildren

Azerbaijan: Communities respond to bird flu crisis

Sierra Leone: ‘Blinging’ with a conscience [with video]

Nepal: Girls’ education: A letter from Sunita

UN Administered Province of Kosovo: Focus on child survival and gender equality

Kyrgyzstan: Executive Board sees progress on family care

Barbados: ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 hits a six for children

Turkmenistan: Students get a boost at child-friendly schools

India: Young beekeeper is a ‘Girl Star’

Immunized in Iraq

Somalia: Violence hinders UNICEF relief efforts

Sierra Leone: Poverty exacerbates malaria’s deadly effects

China: Steinway’s first ‘Lang Lang’ piano donated

Africa Malaria Day 2007

Mozambique: Malaria’s impact on children and mothers

Philippines: Youth environmentalist hopeful for future

Madagsacar: Rebuilding cyclone-shattered schools

Nigeria: Religious leaders support a polio immunization campaign at Koranic schools.

USA: Digital Diary: Teens talk about drug use

Indonesia: New health centre offers special maternal care

UNICEF and partners help child domestic workers in Haiti regain their rights.

Tanzania: Global partners address mother and child mortality

Georgia: Institutionalized children return home

Afghanistan: Visit by UNICEF Ambassador Clay Aiken focuses on education and health needs.

Kazakhstan: Child-friendly budget forum on local needs

Canada: 'Spread the Net’ campaign fights malaria

Malaysia: Outreach efforts support Malaysian families coping with HIV/AIDS and drug abuse.

Nepal: Saving lives and limbs from landmines

England cricketer in Barbados

In Guyana, umpire and referee call foul on stigma

Signs of peace in Chechnya

Cambodia: Child-friendly schools keep girls in class

Turkey: Teens use TV to address issues

Nigeria: ‘Take me to school’

UNICEF/OneWorld Radio competition: Winners in Mexico and Zambia accept awards

Madagascar: After the cyclones, help pours in

Malaysia: Young football players take on AIDS

Lao People’s Democratic Republic: Puppet tour promotes bird flu prevention

Burundi: Street children drum up pride

Egypt: Hygiene education for women and children aims to prevent human infection.

Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands: Tsunami devastation leaves many vulnerable

Niger: Malnutrition remains two years after the food crisis

UNICEF Executive Board tours Peru

United States: Day for Mine Awareness [with video]

Colombia: International Day for Mine Awareness

Venezuela: Trio for Life gives children head start

Spain: FC Barcelona rewarded for UNICEF partnership

West Indian cricketers welcomed by local youth in Guyana

occupied Palestinian territory: Children take the lead against violence [with video and audio]

USA: Historic human rights treaty signed

Afghanistan: Working together to save mother’s lives

Bird flu in Nigeria [with video]

Nicaragua: Digital Diarist reports on discrimination

DPR Korea: Millions of children immunized against measles

Micro-loans empower Togolese women and families to break the cycle of poverty. [with video]

Irish cricketer at Jamaican NGO

Malaysia: Giving indigenous children a head start

Sri Lanka: Aid for thousands displaced by fighting

Iraq: One mother’s struggle for education [with audio]

New Zealand cricketer encourages Antiguan youths

United Nations: Panel on the legacy of the slave trade

South Africa: Global summit celebrates children’s media [with video]

Burundi: UN commends demobilization of child soldiers

United States: Global Kids Conference on environmental issues

UNICEF helps train midwives to improve maternal and newborn care in Indonesia

UN Administered Province of Kosovo: Sesame Street promotes education and tolerance

Madagascar: Community school contracts set high standards

Moldova: Survivor of trafficking struggles to recover

St. Kitts: Australian players visit teen mothers programme

Trinidad: Bangladesh and Bermuda cricketers stamp out HIV/AIDS stigma

Palestinians cope with water scarcity in Gaza [with video]

Sri Lankan cricketer treats Trinidadian children to ICC Cricket World Cup 2007

USA: UNICEF Executive Director joins Starbucks and Ethos ‘Walk for Water’

Malaysia: Treating mothers, saving children from HIV

Water crisis in Baghdad

Netherlands cricketers in St. Kitts

United States: World Water Day 2007 [with video]

England cricketers inspire St. Lucia youths

Ecuador: Continuing effects of the Tungurahua volcano

Nigeria: Literacy empowers girls and women [with video]

Madagascar: Cyclone floods displace more families [with audio]

Zimbabwean cricket star visits Jamaican youth centre

Sri Lankan cricketer brings hope to children in Trinidad

Scottish cricketers visit St. Kitts teens

Mamiwhe’s story: Advancing girls’ education for the sake of Liberia’s future

Iraq: Displaced girl dreams of education

Mozambique: Plays send health messages to flood victims

Kenyan and Canadian cricketers visit Boys’ Training Centre in St. Lucia

Turkmenistan: Reinforcing the cold chain for vaccines

DPR Korea: UNICEF Rep cites challenges and achievements

International Cricket Council CEO visits a UNICEF-supported AIDS project in Jamaica

United States: ‘Radio Rookies’: Youth voices on the air [with audio and video]

Sudan: Hope amid the chaos in Darfur

Ghana: Exploitation and disease from unsafe water

Kenya: Speaking out against sexual violence

United against AIDS at the opening of the ICC Cricket World Cup in Jamaica

Mali: Students teach their peers about HIV/AIDS

Bolivia: Children are most vulnerable flood victims

Indonesia: UNICEF supplies reach Sumatra quake survivors

Nigeria: Using radio to raise bird flu awareness

At Burkinabe festival, youth jury gives UNICEF award to child rights film

France: Young leaders meet Nobel Laureates at BioVision

Guyana: Cricket mascot Mello raises AIDS awareness

France: Young leaders brainstorm at BioVision Forum

Iraq: Young woman gets a second chance to learn

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Breaking the cycle of Roma exclusion

First woman chief appointed in Burkina Faso [with audio]

Chile: Mapuche youth stand firm against discrimination

Liberia: UN delegates see signs of recovery

Indonesia: Aid sent to Sumatra quake survivors

Against the odds in Iraq [with audio]

Rwanda: Cherie Blair visits renovated rural hospital

United Nations: ‘Stop Rape Now’: Against sexual violence in war

Cricket World Cup: ‘The spirit of cricket’

Guinea: Help for girls raped during recent unrest [with audio]

Nigeria: Children take lead on polio immunization

United Nations: Standing ovation for girl who was a child soldier

Madagascar: UNICEF provides aid in areas hit by two cyclones, a tropical storm and floods. [with video]

Mexico: Child migrant workers miss out on school [with video]

United Nations: Girls on UN panel claim their right to education [with video and audio]

Afghanistan: Children voice hopes for the futures [with audio]

Gabon: A 10-year-old boy discovers school

Liberia: President tells UN delegates education is key

Mozambique after the storm [with video and audio]

Liberia: UN agencies work together to build new school

China: Chinese children bring music to UNICEF

Sri Lanka: A school rebuilt to last in Ampara

Peru: Former victim of abuse helps others

Liberia: New start for a girl after the war

USA: Young voices for equality

Nigeria: Door-to-door polio immunization

Ethiopia: Visit to a school for orphaned children in Ethiopia

Chad: Immunization drive for young flood victims

Guinea: Amid unrest, boy shot playing football

Afghanistan: Community-based schools in remote areas

Ethiopia: Plumpy’nut factory opens

Zimbabwe: Donors support orphans and vulnerable children

Indonesia: Immunization drive for young flood victims

UNICEF at work in Egypt [with video]

Liberia: A call for support on education recovery [with audio]

Burkina Faso: Educating girls to prevent exploitation

Lebanon: Clean water and good hygiene for all

Uganda: Education for children affected by conflict

Iraq: Restoring schools in Iraq [with video]

Liberia: Partners’ forum on post-war rebuilding [with audio]

Burundi: Food crisis takes toll on children [with audio]

Central African Republic: Mia Farrow in Central Africa [with video]

Lebanon: Support for children affected by war

Indonesia: Aid reaches Jakarta flood victims [with video]

Lebanon: When learning saves lives [with video]

Occupied Palestinian Territory: The view from Gaza [with audio]

Indonesia: Rebuilding schools in post-quake Nias

Indonesia: More aid needed for Jakarta flood victims [with video]

Net Safety Day 2007: Protecting children in cyberspace [with video]

occupied Palestinian territory: After the strike, a health clinic’s challenges [with video]

France: ‘The Paris Commitments’ [with video]

Educating local media about bird flu

Paris conference to ‘Free Children from War’ [with video]

Liberia’s war generation [with video]

Belize/San Marino: UNICEF and Belizean children’s group honoured [with video]

Germany: Chancellor Merkel helps launch ‘J8’ competition

United Nations: ‘Eyes on the Budget’ for human rights

Iraq: Protecting vulnerable newborns

Iran: Bam emergency operations wrap up

India: ‘Girl Stars’ aim for success in school

Thailand: ‘Bird Flu Busters’ [with video]

‘Second Life’: Teens tackle real issues in virtual world [with video]

Liberia: Measles campaign targets 650,000

Frontline diary: Afghans determined to rebuild

Global Task Force: Goal is safe water and sanitation for all [with video]

Sudan: No end in sight for Darfur’s humanitarian crisis [with video & audio]

Malawi: Flood-affected children back to school

Sudan: Requiem for Darfur [with video]

Malaysia: Aid sent to flood victims [with audio]

El Salvador: ‘Mini-reporters’ cover anti-violence drive [with video]

Measles deaths decreased by more than half [with video]

Executive Board Day 3: First session of 2007 wraps up [with video]

Turkey: A daughter lost to avian influenza [with video]

Executive board: Day 2 focuses on development in Africa [with video]

Paediatric Day Hospital transforms lives of children living with HIV

Viet Nam: Water and hygiene facilities change lives [with video]

Digital Diary: Young people talk about AIDS [with audio]

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Ensuring education despite violence [with video]

Afghanistan: UNICEF Rep visits schools in conflict zone [with audio]

AIDS campaign gains momentum [with video]

Venezuela: Youth radio keeps culture alive [with video]

Viet Nam: Supporting early bilingual education [with video]

Somalia: Impact of conflict on children and families [with audio]

China: UNICEF launches Chinese website [with video]

Indonesia: Helping families cope with flood effects

Gambia: ‘One-stop’ health clinic saves lives [with video]

Ireland: UNICEF, Aer Lingus mark 10-year partnership

Iran: Centres boost children’s well-being [with video]

China: A mother’s gift to her family [with video]

Venezuela: Reviving a lost indigenous language [with video]

Indonesia: Drumming up support for UNICEF [with audio]

United States: ‘Nothing but Nets’ [with video]

Ecuador: PSA urges HIV testing during pregnancy [with video]

Indonesia: Mine Ban Treaty ratified [with video]

Kyrgyzstan: ‘Magic Journey’ cartoon teaches life lessons

Indonesia: Relief reaches flood-affected children [with audio]

Tsunami update: Report on Indian Ocean tsunami recovery [with video]

China: Creating child-friendly schools

Cote d'Ivoire: Better literacy in farming communities

United Nations: Secretary-General’s first day in office [with video]

SOWC: Girls’ education in a Djibouti village

Uganda’s lost generation [with video]

Madagascar: Quality education keeps children in school

Gambia: Community learns importance of safe water [with video]

Indonesia: Aid for 400,000 displaced by floods [with video]

Jamaica: Youth radio messages fight AIDS stigma [with audio]

Sri Lanka: Two disparate tales of post-tsunami reconstruction

Gambia: Mothers advocating for girls’ education [with video]

Thailand: Photo project for tsunami children [with video]

India: Roger Federer sees tsunami recovery [with video]

Philippines: Typhoon damage puts education at risk [with video]

Central African Republic: Conflict affects 1 million people

Somalia: Frontline diary - Lives uprooted by floods

Sri Lanka: Rusiru’s story, two years on [with audio]

School supplies for post-war Southern Sudan [with video]

UNICEF e-greetings: New and improved [with video]

Uganda: Girls’ education in camps for displaced [with video]

Kenya: Child sex industry of ‘horrific’ magnitude

Nicaragua: opening doors for women

Germany: UNICEF Photo of the Year competition

Children’s voices in Liberia and Sierra Leone [with audio]

Nigeria: Corporate football teams help fight AIDS

The State of the World’s Children: Tetanus prevention in remote Ethiopia

United States: First-ever White House Summit on Malaria

Iraq: A volunteer polio vaccinator tells her story

Madagascar: Kenia’s story: Fighting child sexual abuse [with video]

Indonesia: Quake survivors get fresh water for a fresh start [with video]

United Nations: General Assembly swears in new Secretary-General

Southern Africa: UN Special Envoy cites humanitarian concerns

Afghanistan: Martin Bell witnesses ‘thirst for education’

Zimbabwe: Donor support brings relief from malaria

Madagascar: Partnership improves school hygiene and sanitation

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Vigil held in memory of boys killed in Gaza

International Children’s Day of Broadcasting 2006 to focus on fighting HIV/AIDS

60th anniversary: Empire State Building lights up for UNICEF [with video]

United Kingdom/India: UNICEF-funded film voted ‘Best Documentary’

Indonesia: Centres care for young quake survivors

Egypt joins the global AIDS campaign

SOWC: Women’s rights, children’s lives

Madagascar regional governor empowers women

United States: NY Stock Exchange celebrates UNICEF’s 60 years

60th anniversary: Benefit rock concerts in UNICEF’s history

Viet Nam: Protecting young women from trafficking

Brazil: ‘UNICEF Seal’ initiative saves young lives

Romania: Putting an end to child abandonment [with video]

Philippines: Typhoon relief starts reaching buried villages [with audio]

Spain: Footballers ‘keep the promise’ to children

The State of the World's Children: A new life for tsunami widowers in Sri Lanka

Kenya floods bring havoc [with video and audio]

Indonesia: Clinton visits rebuilt school in Banda Aceh

USA: ‘Blood Diamond’ screening highlights child soldiers [with video]

USA: AIDS awareness hip-hop concert [with video]

ICDB: Youth-produced TV series debuts in Lebanon

India: Gandhi and Clinton launch child AIDS project

GEM clubs get girls to school in Southern Sudan [with video]

On World AIDS Day, children inspire new partnerships to fight HIV [with video]

Ethiopia / USA: Brooklyn youths help fight AIDS in Ethiopia [with video and audio]

Gulf States: First-ever Joint Consultation with UNICEF

Romania: Teenage fighter helps prevent AIDS [with video]

Sierra Leone: National measles and malaria campaign

United States: NBA raises HIV awareness

The State of the World’s Children: Women take lead in a Palestinian camp

ICDB: Colombia’s Caracol Radio airs young voices [with video]

Nigeria: Boosting girls enrolment in pre-school

South Africa: Champions for children [with video]

United Nations: Nobel Laureate honoured for fighting poverty

Malaysia: Youth centres protect children risky behaviours [with video]

Kidjo in northern Uganda [with video]

Moldova: Susan Sarandon presents UNICEF award at Emmys [with video]

Serbia: A Roma woman breaks the cycle of poverty

Moldova: Social Theatre project lets youths ‘act out’ [with video]

Angola: Landmine survivors build a school

Panama: Regional launch of UN violence study

Zimbabwe: Supporting safe havens for girls’ education [with video]

Ethiopia: Youths speak out at Development Forum

USA: Clinton on tsunami aid

Italy: Europe reviews progress on child rights

East Africa: Floods hit Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia

Ethopia: African Development Forum to focus on youth

Egypt: A partnership for girls’ education

Senegal: Women speak out [with video]

India: For a young married girl, education is a dream come true

Southern Sudan: Survey assesses conditions for learning

Swaziland: Grandmothers shoulder the burden of AIDS [with video and audio]

Botswana: Radio training helps youths speak out [with audio]

Zimbabwe: Fighting AIDS through sport and games

China: Early education for children left behind [with video]

Pakistan: Alternatives for Lahore’s street children

Japan: Yokohama children bring message of peace

Afghanistan: Appeal cites effects of war and drought [with video]

Shakira rallies El Salvador [with video]

Tajikistan: Life-skills education gets girls to school [with video]

Ethiopia: President and Olympians launch orphans campaign

Occupied Palestinian Territory: Children caught in renewed conflict [with audio]

Japan: Former UNICEF Executive Director honoured

Serena Williams in Ghana [with video]

ICDB: Philippines youths share their views [with video]

Malawi and Ethopia: Fighting malaria, saving lives [with video]

Viet Nam: Teen clubs teach healthy-living skills [with video]

Timor-Leste: Youth centre paints messages of peace

Madagascar: Leading by example to keep AIDS at bay [with video and audio]

Pakistan: ‘Child-friendly spaces’ for quake survivors [with video]

UN Global Youth Leadership Summit energizes a new generation of activists [with audio]

Lebanon launches post-war polio campaign [with video]

Middle East: Post-war, Israeli and Lebanese teens talk [with audio]

Indonesia: Recovery in Central Java quake zone [with audio]

India: Cricketers instil hope in HIV-affected children [with video]

Pakistan: Zakia’s story: Education in the quake zone [with video]

Kenya: Polio case reawakens disease fears [with audio]

Education for all, from the start [with video]

Jamaica: ‘Roving Caregivers’ promote early childhood development

Sri Lanka: Food supplies running low in Jaffna

‘Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF’ kicks off [with video and audio]

Ethiopia: Outpatient feeding fights child malnutrition

Côte d’Ivoire: Living with HIV [with video]

Ghana: Music helps save children’s lives [with audio]

Zimbabwe: Teen speaks out on girls’ education

DPR Korea: Continued donor support is vital [with audio]

Early childhood in Iraq [with video]

Côte d’Ivoire: Maternal care and mosquito nets [with video]

Chile: Investing in early childhood development [with audio]

Nigeria: Measles drive to protect millions of children [with video]

Kenya: ‘Stop the Violence’ campaign helps abused children

Southeastern Europe and CIS: 18 million children in poverty [with video]

Moldova: Economic hardship affects children [with video]

Indonesia: Exclusive breastfeeding saves lives [with video and audio]

Burundi: Youth journalists interview President Nkurunziza

Brazil and Jamaica unite against adolescent HIV/AIDS

Back to school in Lebanon [with video]

‘Stand Up against Poverty’ campaign [with video]

Kenya: ‘Stop Violence’ campaign takes off [with video]

World Food Day: Combating child malnutrition worldwide [with video]

UNICEF Radio: Awards for programmes on children at risk

Lebanon: After the conflict, back to school [with video]

Georgia: Keeping families together [with video]

Bangladesh: Microcredit pioneer Yunus gets Nobel Peace Prize

Taking action on violence against children [with video and audio]

Protecting Comorian children from abuse [with video]

Sri Lanka: Aid reaches families displaced by conflict [with video]

Lebanon: Healing scars of war in Bequaa Valley [with video]

UN Study: Violence against children [with video]

Moldova: Media projects for youth offenders [with video]

Angola: Rap star Jay-Z’s ‘Water for Life’ diary

Anti-violence activist tells her story [with audio and video]

Community non-violence workshops protect Palestinian children [with video]

Indonesia: Taking action against bird flu [with video]

Comoros: Protecting water supplies in the shadow of a volcano [with audio]

Malaysia: Peer mentoring helps children at risk [with video]

Indonesia: Child-friendly schools a haven from abuse [with video]

Madagascar: Awareness protects children from violence

Pakistan, one year later [video]

Indonesia: Papuans educate each other on HIV [with video]

World Teachers Day: Training teachers in Southern Sudan [with video]

Pakistan: Photo project for young quake survivors [with video]

Support for Palestinian children caught in conflict [with video]

Brazil: Improving basic education in Amazônia

Philippines: Early learning for poor children in Manila [with video]

UNICEF mourns nutrition advocate Rainer Gross [with video]

Indonesia: Fighting measles and raising awareness [with video]

Sudan: School Hygiene Clubs encourage sanitation

Russia: Kostroma centre for families in crisis

Niger: Community cereal banks provide food security [with video]

Miss Ghana 2006 joins hands with UNICEF [with video]

A global report card on water and sanitation [with video]

Nepal: Better care for mothers saves lives

Tajikistan: Children learn about hygiene [with video]

Lao PDR: Theatre troupe raises bird flu awareness

Sri Lanka: Children want conflict to end [with video]

International Day of Peace: UN conference on interfaith dialogue [with video]

UNICEF Executive Director: Girls’ education vital for developing world [with video]

Lebanon: Water and hygiene aid helps families [with video]

Progress for Children: Simple solutions to keep water safe [with video]

UNICEF Executive Director speaks up for women at Clinton Global Initiative [with video]

Moldova: Children lead bird flu prevention drive [with video]

Madagascar: Children speak out for peace [with video]

Philippines : Progress for Children - Hygiene and education [with video]

Burkina Faso: Nutrition education promotes child health [with video]

China: AIDS campaign launch has global impact [with video]

Sudan: Water treatment and hygiene save lives [with video]

Nepal: Diluting the pain of arsenic poisoning

Sri Lanka: Displaced children at risk in Jaffna [with audio]

Haiti: Dropping guns for books in Cité Soleil

Middle East teens find common ground – Part 2 [with audio]

World leaders act to reduce child deaths [with video]

Bangladesh: Hard road home for young camel jockeys [with video]

Niger: Saving undernourished children [with video]

Nepal: Women volunteers save children [with video]

UNICEF wins prestigious Asturias Award [with video]

Bolivia: Health insurance slows child mortality [with video]

Lebanon: Children face post-war challenges [with video]

Middle East: Teens talk it out [with audio]

Sri Lanka: Children traumatized by continuing conflict

Child health suffers in Gaza and West Bank [with video]

Measles and tetanus campaign in Afghanistan [with video]

Bangladesh: Reducing arsenic poisoning

Madagascar: Preventing malaria and improving child survival

Ethiopia: Supplies run low as floods displace thousands

Denmark: Sir Roger Moore urges executives to fight AIDS

Board wraps up second regular session of 2006 [with audio and video]

Goodwill Ambassador Roger Federer’s ‘Feder-bear’ makes its debut

Pakistan: Child-centred education in the quake zone

Niger: Access to safe water and sanitation [with video]

Spain: Alliance between FC Barcelona and UNICEF kicks off [with video]

UNICEF Executive Board: Indigenous and Afro descendents facing exclusion [with video]

The long road back to school in southern Lebanon [with video]

Uganda: Prospect of peace after years of conflict

Senegal: Collaborating to saves lives in a remote hospital

UNICEF Executive Board honours William Sergeant [with video]

Teachers' strike closes schools in Gaza and West Bank [with video and audio]

Kenya: One doctor makes a big impact on rural hospital

Zimbabwe: Innovative projects fund girls' education

Kyrgyzstan: Youths interview their President

Indonesia: Helping make clean water a reality in Aceh [with video]

India: Flash floods destroying lives

Gaza and West Bank: Students face challenges as new school year begins [with video]

Malaysia: New programme teaches emergency survival [with video]

Russian Federation: Remembering Beslan school two years on

Pakistan: Children thirsty for safer water

Bangladesh: Challenging tradition, empowering girls [with video]

Ecuador: Children share grief over destruction from volcano

Uganda: A new life after a childhood caught in war

Japan donation protects flood-affected children from malaria and polio

UNICEF issues urgent appeal as Ethiopia flood toll rises

Tennis ace Roger Federer stars in video spot for HIV/AIDS campaign [with video]

UNICEF provides aid for flood-stricken families

Indonesia: HIV/AIDS education comes to Islamic schools [with video]

UNICEF steps up humanitarian aid in southern Lebanon [with audio]

Japan: Executive Director at ‘Religions for Peace’ [with video]

Ecuador: Thousands displaced by Tungurahua volcano [with audio]

Bangladesh: Peer educator battles drug use and AIDS [with video]

Kenya: Education, awareness fight female genital cutting

Japanese children speak up to fight AIDS

China: Summer camp for children affected by AIDS

Lebanon: A dangerous landscape for children [with video]

Philippines: UNICEF responds to Mount Mayon eruption threat

Schools shelter families in Gaza [with video]

Kenya: ‘Stop the Violence against Children’ campaign [with video]

Burkina Faso: Schools for child returnees from Côte d’Ivoire

Japan: Religious youth leaders promote peace [with video]

Indonesian communities bring child labourers back into classroom [with video]

Frontline diary: On an aid convoy to southern Lebanon [with video]

Uncertain journey for Lebanese refugees [with video]

Mozambique: Students help make schools ‘child-friendly’ [with video]

Kyrgizstan: Communities help students stay in school

Bangladesh: Opening school doors for girls [with video]

Relief for children in southern Lebanon, but danger remains [with video]

Children suffer with no end to violence in Gaza [with video]

Sri Lanka: Schoolgirls killed in bombing [with audio]

Timor-Leste: Back-to-school campaign [with video]

India: Monsoon floods affect millions [with audio]

UNICEF warns of unexploded bombs as Lebanese head home [with video]

Jackie Chan PSA raises avian flu awareness [with video]

AIDS 2006: Africa’s orphans at higher risk

Digital Diary: Jamaica activist talks about HIV [with audio]

Middle East youths tell their stories [with audio]

Thousands head home following ceasefire in Lebanon [with video and audio]

AIDS 2006: Conflict makes girls and women even more vulnerable to HIV [with video]

AIDS 2006: Time to deliver for children [with video]

UNICEF calls for cessation of hostilities [with video]

Lebanon immunization drive expands [with video}

For children in Gaza, a safe place to play [with video}

Brazil: HIV awareness through media

Pakistan: Monsoons lead to diarrhoea outbreak

Young people prepare for ‘AIDS 2006’ [with video]

Malaysia: Youth campaign against drugs

Benin: Grant promotes girls’ education

The humanitarian challenge in Lebanon [with video and audio]

Sri Lanka: Aid workers targeted [with audio]

South Africa: New HIV testing method for infants [with video]

Colombia: Alliance to register all children [with video]

Crisis worsens Gaza’s water shortage [with video]

Lebanese families seek refuge in Syria [with video]

Pakistan: Family health care in quake zone

Thailand: Trafficking on Cambodia border

Bangladesh: Preventing injuries, saving lives [with video]

Namibia: Polio and measles campaigns

Humanitarian access to Lebanon cut off [with video]

Burkina Faso: Health and breastfeeding [with video]

Japan: Donation for programmes in Africa [with audio]

DR Congo: Scars of sexual violence [with video]

Burkina Faso: Battling child malnutrition [with video]

Protecting displaced children in Lebanon [with video]

Cambodia: Theatre troupe raises awareness [with video]

Timor-Leste: Children face harsh conditions

Helping children cope with crisis in Gaza [with video]

Sierra Leone: Baby show promotes breastfeeding [with video]

New York: ‘Concert for Bangladesh’ honored [with video]

New York: Protecting children from violence [with video]

Youth in Middle East, in their own words [with audio]

Ethiopia and Kenya: Saving children from diarrhoea

Children paying the price of war [with video]

DR Congo: UNICEF report highlights displaced children [with video]

Brazil: Scouts learn HIV/AIDS prevention

Returning students crowd schools in Southern Sudan [with video]

Breastfeeding saves lives after earthquake disaster [with audio and video]

Violence takes heavy toll on Israeli and Palestinian children alike [with audio]

New York: Increased funding to fight malaria [with video]

Children bearing brunt of crisis in Gaza [with audio]

Executive Director visits model child survival programme in Ghana

Kenya: Hope for brothers orphaned by AIDS [with video]

Pakistan: Nourishing children affected by quake

Supplies reach southern Lebanon [with video and audio]

Children hit hardest in Gaza crisis

DR Congo: Child Alert highlights child soldiers [with video]

Norway: $87 million donation to UNICEF [with video]

UN leaders meet drug companies on HIV

Veneman addresses Security Council on protection of children [with video]

Indonesia: School lifts spirits in Aceh [with video]

Lebanon aid appeal launched [with video and audio]

Java: Displaced families return home [with video]

Angola: Child health campaign protects millions [with video]

Childhood under attack in DR Congo [with video and audio]

UNICEF supplies are on the way, but access is a challenge in Lebanon [with video and audio]

United Kingdom: Soccer stars meet Mandela

Madagascar: Campaign to eliminate tetanus

Indonesia: Aid distributed in Java tsunami zone

UNICEF prepares emergency aid for children caught in deepening Middle East crisis [with video and audio]

UNICEF supplies reach Java tsunami zone

Indonesia: 'Back to school' campaign [with video and audio]

Dominica: A second chance for disadvantaged teens

UNICEF and partners respond to escalating crisis in Lebanon and Israel [with video and audio]

Indonesia: Supplies sent to Java tsunami zone

Kyrgyzstan: From nightmares to dreams

Sudan: Girls in school in South Darfur

South Africa launches AIDS campaign

Nepal: A boost for access to education

Indonesia: Responding to the tsunami in Java

‘Junior 8’ delegates present youth concerns to G8 leaders [with video]

Senegal: Efforts to end child begging

Ethiopia: Clean water for rural Amhara

Claudia Schiffer speaks out in TV spot [with video]

Russia: ‘Junior 8’ delegates meet with President Vladimir Putin [with video and audio]

At Junior 8 Youth Forum, delegates strategize to put intolerance in check

‘Junior 8’ youth delegates prepare to meet with G8 leaders [with video and audio]

Indonesia: Children’s video diaries in Aceh [with audio and video]

Sri Lanka: 'Zero tolerance' for child sex tourism [with video]

Pakistan: Mountain schools open for summer

Timor-Leste: Skills for conflict-affected youth

Cambodia: Child-friendly schools give children a boost [with video]

Sudan: Determined to stay in school

Sierra Leone: Help for mothers and babies

Comoros: New ways to fight malnutrition

Russia: ‘Junior 8’ Youth Forum begins [with video]

Protecting children from illicit small arms [with video]

Ethiopia: Ending female genital mutilation [with video]

Children are the real winners at FIFA World Cup 2006

Russia: ‘Junior 8’ youth delegates arrive [with video]

Iraq: Football provides relief for youth

West and Central African nations join forces to end child trafficking [with video]

Madagascar: Hygiene-friendly schools

Namibia: Digital Diary on living with HIV [with audio]

Georgia: Football broadens teen’s horizons

Russia: ‘Junior 8’ prepares for G8

Protecting the rights of China’s migrant children [with video]

Sierra Leone: Nane Annan at girls’ centre

Timor-Leste: Displaced children crowd schools

Football helps teen build resilience [with video]

Botswana wireless company supports UNICEF efforts for orphaned children

India: Education drive enrols 600,000

Darfur: Ronan Farrow urges youth to help

Sudan: 'Go to School' campaign

Peru: Child health in an Andean village [with video]

Sudan: 200 children released from army

Schools empty as drought continues in Ethiopia [with video]

FIFA and UNICEF ‘Say No to Racism’

Guyana: HIV counselling for mothers

Guatemala: Joint effort on child nutrition

Singing and sports help displaced Timorese children cope in camps [with video]

Central African Republic: Help for street children

Angola: Football helps runaway cope [with video and audio]

Nepal: Teaching about iodized salt [with video]

Côte d’Ivoire: Youth activist demands action [with video]

Gambia: A chance for families living with HIV

The road to safety: Preventing child injury in China [with video and audio]

Darfur: Mia Farrow’s video diary [with video]

Spain: Shakira launches AIDS campaign [with video]

Colombia: Football helps a boy find peace [with video]

DR Congo: Surviving life on the streets

Namibia: Polio immunization drive launched

Goodwill Ambassador Tetsuko Kuroyanagi meets former child soldiers in Côte d’Ivoire [with audio]

Burkina Faso: School enrolment a challenge

Iran: Street theatre raises awareness [with video]

In another blow to Indonesia, flash floods ravage Sulawesi

Angola: Football stars back immunization

Kenya: Tetanus drive in primary schools

Maldives: Post-tsunami nutrition survey

Mali: Protecting girls’ rights

Colombia: Schooling children in conflict [with video]

China: NBA and UNICEF team up

Zimbabwe: Books, bricks and belief

Ethiopia: Education keeps dreams alive [with video]

Indonesia: Battling tetanus across quake-affected Central Java [with video]

France: Orphan demands action [with video]

Sri Lanka: Violence on the Rise [with audio]

Timor-Leste: Normal life is in limbo

Nepal: Song and drama promote good hygiene [with video]

Chad: Youth finds a refuge in football [with video and audio]

France: Conference on scaling up AIDS response [with video]

Ethiopia: Education for a better future [with video]

Coping with a legacy of violence in Sierra Leone [with video]

Harm children no more: Why Africa must rediscover Soweto

Darfur: Mia Farrow appeals for aid [with video and audio]

Guinea: Poverty leads to demonstrations [with audio]

Liberia’s mothers urged to exclusively breastfeed

Timor-Leste: Immunization drive begins for children displaced by conflict [with video and audio]

France: Conference on ‘Childhood and AIDS’ [with video]

USA: UNICEF accepts Webby award [with video]

Thailand: Survey on living standards

Horn of Africa: The burden on mothers [with video]

Education, water and sanitation at forefront of UNICEF quake relief in Indonesia [with video]

Germany: Team UNICEF scores in opening days

Pakistan: Back to school in quake zone

World Day Against Child Labour [with video]

Executive Board: ‘Frank dialogue’ ends session [with video]

UNICEF and FIFA unite for children [with video]

Timor-Leste: Families affected by violence

After Java quake, UNICEF expands relief efforts and monitors volcano [with video and audio]

Executive Board: End violence against children [with video]

Haiti: Football helps Ivna cope [with video and audio]

Ethiopia: Closing the gender gap in schools [with video]

Executive Board: Ending child hunger [with video]

Namibia: Rapid response to polio outbreak [with audio]

Uzbekistan: Tackling iron deficiency

Nepal: Rallying for access to education [with video]

Chad: Helping displaced children survive

Executive Board: Post-crisis strategy [with video]

Conflict over resources in drought-stricken Somalia [with video]

Angola: Toward gender equality in schools

Executive Board: Funds for crisis response [with video]

UK: ‘Soccer Aid’ stars score for children [with video]

UN: Declaration on a stronger AIDS response [with video]

In an Indonesian village, coping with life after the quake [with video]

Team UNICEF: Football brings hope in China [with video and audio]

UN: A night of AIDS remembrance [with video]

Myanmar: Children receive vitamin A [with video]

Thailand: Nane Annan at child HIV art project

UN: Call for access to AIDS treatment [with video]

Angola: Clean water slows cholera outbreak

Sesame Workshop awards Ann M. Veneman [with video]

USA: UNICEF and NBA unite for children [with video]

Nigeria: Facing the challenges of HIV/AIDS

UN: ‘A way forward’ in AIDS battle [with video]

Timor-Leste: Families seek refuge from conflict [with audio]

UNICEF opens first child protection centre in Indonesia quake zone [with video and audio]

USA: Red ribbon unites against AIDS

UNAIDS reports global progress against HIV [with video]

Kenya: Drought’s impact on education [with video]

UNICEF emergency supplies reaching survivors of Indonesia quake [with video and audio]

Families and aid workers struggle to cope with Indonesia quake impact [with video]

Thousands reported killed in Indonesia earthquake; UNICEF responds [with audio and video]

Global movement unites behind children’s right to HIV treatment [with video]

Children take a stand against violence [with video and audio]

Central African Republic: Warriors against HIV

Malaysia: Village Health Promoters bring care

India: UNICEF board tracks MDG progress [with video]

Indonesia: Permanent school to open in Aceh

Afghanistan: Frontline diary of hope amid grief

Senegal: Angélique Kidjo for girls’ education [with video]

Chad: Tensions remain after election [with audio]

Madagascar: Vitamin A saves children’s lives [with video]

Somalia: the burden on children in drought-stricken area [with video and audio]

Central African Republic: UNICEF tackles child poverty

Togo: A teenager’s story of hope

USA: UN team leads AIDS Walk New York [with video]

Malaysia: Women’s futsal promotes health [with video]

India: Life in focus for young photographers

Ethiopia: Nutrition for drought victims [with video and audio]

Jamaica: Danny Glover visits youth centre [with video]

Team UNICEF takes to the football pitch in a new television campaign [with video]

Ethiopia: Getting children back to school [with video]

Iran: Mobile units register births

Iran: Update on Lorestan quake recovery

Niger: Saving children from undernutrition

Philippines: Mothers set breastfeeding record [with video]

Iran: Living for football [with video and audio]

Pakistan: Children recall quake's effects [with video]

Botswana: Children help launch AIDS campaign

Bhutan TV film wins UNICEF prize [with video]

Kenya: Girl’s football scores against HIV

Horn of Africa: UNICEF urges sustained aid to prevent child deaths [with video]

Burundi: Free birth services save lives

Darfur: Frontline diary of worsening crisis

Indonesia: Rebuilding lives in Nias

Latin America and the Caribbean: 'A new way' [with video]

Serbia: Carl Lewis sprints against violence [with video]

Kenya: Measles vaccine for 5.5 million

Strength and tears: Angélique Kidjo meets children living with HIV in Zimbabwe [with video]

Sao Tome: Universal access to ARVs

Sudan: Johann Koss sees post-war challenges [with video]

Angola: Frontline diary of a UNICEF worker

Kenya: Drought’s impact on pregnant women [with video]

Mauritania: Preventing a nutrition crisis

Botswana: Diarrhoea leads to malnutrition

India: Former child labourers share stories [with video]

Sudan: Johann Koss visits camps [with video]

Kenya: Angélique Kidjo visits HIV clinic

UNICEF ‘report card’ on child nutrition reveals millions dying, calls for action [with video]

To improve child nutrition in India, UNICEF begins with mothers [with video]

UN: Exec Director marks Chernobyl anniversary [with video]

Burkina Faso: Children’s show targets AIDS

Frontline diary: UNICEF in DR Congo

Kenya: Angélique Kidjo visits drought areas [with video]

Peru: Candidates ‘Vote for Children’

Child trafficking: UNICEF Executive Director speaks out

Twenty years later, the Chernobyl disaster still affects children’s health [with video]

For a Russian teenager, photography brings the legacy of Chernobyl into focus

Sudan: 250 child soldiers demobilized

Jamaica: Youth AIDS activist tells her story [with audio]

Nepal: Protecting children and families

On Africa Malaria Day 2006, prevention and treatment go hand in hand [with video]

China: Distance learning project bridges the digital divide

Panama: Youth group promotes smart choices [with video]

Nepal: National vitamin A campaign proceeds despite unrest [with video and audio]

Dilver gets off to a good start

Somalia: Despite recent rains, uniquely devastated by drought [with audio]

Liberia launches Girls’ Education National Policy with support from UNICEF [with audio]

‘Thembi’s AIDS Diary’: A year in the life of a South African teenager [with video and audio]

Thailand: Tackling child trafficking [with video]

Darfur: Frontline diary of an aid worker

Shakira public-service TV spot highlights effects of HIV/AIDS on education [with video]

Bangladesh launches mass immunization campaign after polio re-emerges [with video]

Educating Fatna: For a refugee schoolgirl in Chad, a chance to learn [with video]

New initiative aims to accelerate HIV prevention throughout Africa

China’s first AIDS Youth Ambassadors make history at the Great Wall [with video and audio]

Japan: Visit reaffirms partnership with UNICEF [with video]

‘Child-to-Child’ radio broadcasts HIV/AIDS prevention messages in Mozambique [with video]

Reclaiming childhood: UNICEF and partners protect child labourers in Egypt [with video]

Bangladesh: A girl’s story of clean water [with audio]

Uzbekistan: First-ever Special Olympics

Chad: Board commends Darfur refugee aid [with video]

UNICEF at Oxford: Education in conflicts [with video]

Horn of Africa: $426 million UN drought appeal [with video]

With the Horn of Africa on the brink, need for drought relief grows [with video]

Pakistan: Feeding children in Muzaffarabad

India: New approach to saving mothers’ lives

Lessons learned: African countries share experiences with abolition of school fees [with video]

Iran: 36,000 children affected by quake [with audio]

United Kingdom: Stars unite against AIDS [with video]


Ethiopia: Protecting drought-affected children

International Day for Mine Awareness: A landmine-free world within reach [with video]

Nicaragua and Colombia: Young people help improve water safety in their communities [with audio]

Southern Sudan: ‘Go to School’ campaign [with video]

Niger: As the ‘hunger season’ begins, UN nutrition appeal offers hope for the Sahel [with video]

New Goodwill Ambassador, tennis star Roger Federer, hits an ace for children [with video and audio]

Schools reopen in Bel Air, bringing hope and stability to Haitian children scarred by violence

Children affected by HIV/AIDS meet parliamentarians at Mozambique conference [with video]

'Roll Back Malaria’ concert film premieres [with video]

Japan donates $76 million to UNICEF for avian flu preparedness and peace-building [with video and audio]

South Africa: ‘Techno Girls’ expand their horizons

Miss Universe lends star power to HIV/AIDS campaign [with video]

Fatu’s story: Orphaned by AIDS in Sierra Leone, teenage girl cares for her family

Lebanon launches UNITE FOR CHILDREN UNITE AGAINST AIDS [with video]

12-14 March 2006: UNICEF UK’s David Bull reports from drought-stricken Kenya [with video]

Crisis response meets immediate needs of Guinea-Bissau families displaced by conflict

Nepal: Teen educates village on water safety [with audio]

Ireland: Gabriel Byrne supports safe motherhood

UNICEF Pakistan helps women and children disabled by earthquake injuries

Viet Nam: ‘Hanoi Call to Action’ on HIV/AIDS

Barbados: Preventing youth violence

Niger: Women’s daily struggle for safe water [with video]

Viet Nam: Experts fault HIV prevention efforts

Denmark: Launch of HIV/AIDS campaign

Afghanistan: UNICEF official stresses education [with video]

Children ‘missing’ from HIV/AIDS response, regional meeting in Viet Nam told

World Water Day: Children call for action on access to safe water [with video and audio]

Kenya: Turkana tribes hard hit by drought [video]

Nigeria: 40 million children immunized

Viet Nam: Youth workshop on HIV/AIDS

Haiti’s children still struggling for survival [with video]

Children’s World Water Forum: A girl’s view [audio]

Viet Nam: Historic meeting on children and AIDS

Sao Tome: Movies help prevent malaria

At Asia-Pacific birth registration conference, a pledge to reach every child [video]

Mexico: Children’s World Water Forum [video]

Japan: UNICEF thanks Fuji TV for its support

Rwanda: Schools still recovering from genocide

Lesotho: Guidelines for care of vulnerable children

Madagascar: Saving undernourished children

Sudan: UNICEF Representative raises awareness

Mexico City: Children to speak out at World Water Forum [video]

Bangladesh: Girls promote better hygiene

Philippines: Counting every child

China: Families host children affected by HIV

Japan: Poster contest raises awareness

Côte d’Ivoire: Final examinations resume

India: Queen Rania tours alternative school

Mozambique: Helping children cope with HIV/AIDS

Niger: Struggling to walk again

Central African Republic: Board President visits [video]

Papua New Guinea’s juvenile justice reform is showing results [audio]

Art and puppet theatre provide relief for child survivors of Pakistan quake [video]

Indonesia: A permanent child centre in Aceh

UNICEF Executive Director’s Women’s Day message

Namibia: A ‘Window of Hope’ for children

Burundi: UNICEF underlines needs of orphans [video]

Malaysia: Sporting women to fight HIV/AIDS

Agnes Chan launches album at UNICEF House [audio] [video]

Darfur: Schools reopen after attack

Sierra Leone: Children confront trafficking issues

Rwanda: New hope for a mother living with HIV/AIDS

UN agency heads call for new commitment to help Africa's Great Lakes region [video]

Thailand: Youth in search of work and self-esteem [video]

Angola: Fighting a cholera outbreak

UNICEF and Catholic Medical Mission Board unite against AIDS [video]

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Lucy Liu meets earthquake survivors in Pakistan

Liberia: A new start for former child soldiers

Saudi Arabia: Calls to outlaw child trafficking

Zimbabwe: Mother loses three children to AIDS

Mozambique: Uniting through dance

OPT: Sport gives girls a new outlook

Great Lakes: Joint UN agency mission

Bangladesh’s junior journalists

Rwanda: Growing up without parents

Former child soldiers still at risk as instability continues in Côte d’Ivoire [video]

Liberia: Safe water saves lives

Mexico: Voters urged to focus on child education

Rescuers persist in search for survivors of Philippines mudslide [video]

China: HIV/AIDS on the rise among young people

Mozambique: Health education for teens

Ethiopia: Gripped by drought

Sudan: UNICEF and ECHO bring water to children [video]

Dubai: Police boost AIDS campaign [video]

India: Preventing violence against children [video]

Philippines: Relief arriving for survivors of mudslide tragedy [audio]

Haiti: President pledges to put children on top [audio]

Bangladesh: World’s largest measles immunization campaign [video]

UNICEF Executive Director visits Tanzania [video]

Lao PDR: Special care for HIV-positive children [video]

Pakistan quake: Promoting hygiene

UNICEF Executive Director concludes Rwanda visit [video]

Remedial education for young Palestinians

Helping orphans in Rwanda build a better future

DR Congo: Food and supplies for people fleeing war [audio]

Global Partners Forum pledges action on children and AIDS [video]

Papua New Guinea: Stopping domestic violence [video] [audio]

Children missing from world’s response to HIV/AIDS [video]

Disease outbreak in Southern Sudan

Somalia: Worst drought in a decade [video] [audio]

Global Partners Forum on children and AIDS [video]

Executive Director Ann M. Veneman calls for urgent action in Horn of Africa [video]

UNICEF Deputy Executive Director Rima Salah visits a democratic Burundi [video]

Sao Tome and Príncipe: Cholera threat

Uganda: Civil war is destroying childhood [video]

Girls’ education for India’s poorest

Burundi: Struggling to bring education to all

DR Congo: Pygmies displaced by fighting [video] [audio]

Lao PDR: A ‘magic cricket’ teaches mine safety [video]

UNICEF appeals for $16 million to fund emergency drought relief in the Horn of Africa [video]

Viet Nam: ‘Once a month for babies’ health’ [video]

Egypt is now polio-free [video]

Afghanistan: Looking back four years later

Uganda: Archbishop says war targets children [video]

Humanitarian crisis in eastern DR Congo worsens as fighting continues [video] [audio]

Ethiopia: UNICEF launches drought relief appeal [video]

Timor-Leste: Fighting chronic malnutrition

Sudan: Water pump helps bring peace to village

Oman: Scouts and Guides learn about HIV/AIDS [video]

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Alessio Boni visits HIV/AIDS projects in Mozambique

Girls’ education and empowerment in Zimbabwe

Public policy: Achieving results for children [video]

Pakistan: Protection centres for quake-affected children

Ethiopia: Children living on the streets [video]

African Union meets on education and peace [audio]

UNICEF appeals for $805 million for humanitarian emergencies [video]

Rwanda: Children speak out to power [video] [audio]

Kenya: Number of malnourished children may have doubled [video]

China: AIDS campaign gathers momentum [video]

Executive Board: ‘Positive and productive’ [video]

‘Carol Bellamy Operations Centre’ unveiled [video]

Executive Board: Donors pledge vital funds [video]

Lesotho: Road show provides entertainment and HIV/AIDS education [video]

Executive Board: New programme strategies to help save lives [video]

Pakistan: Community health care comes to quake zone [video]

Papua New Guinea: Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV/AIDS [video]

Executive Director Ann M. Veneman addresses the UNICEF Executive Board [video]

Ghana: Berenice’s Digital Diary part 1 [audio]

HIV/AIDS conference: Scaling up paediatric care [video]

Peru: Healthier children through photography [video]

UNICEF-FIFA project uses football to educate young people about HIV/AIDS [video]

Meena: Helping children cope with disasters [video]

Starvation grips northern Kenya [video]

Former camel jockeys reclaiming their lost childhood [video]

Pakistan: Bleak holiday for quake-affected children [video]

Signs of progress in Pakistan quake recovery

Thailand: Living with AIDS at age 12

Pakistan quake: Reaching children with winter essentials [video]

Turkey: Going door-to-door for girls’ education

Mexico: Preventing violence in schools [video]

Pakistan: Water is life for quake-affected children [video]

India: Micro-planning improves children’s lives [video]

Benin launches global AIDS campaign

Safe play havens for Palestinian children living in conflict zones [video]

Sierra Leone: Schools within distance for children

Mobile cinema in Niger entertains and educates [video]

President of Timor-Leste Xanana Gusmão launches UNICEF report ‘The State of the World’s Children 2006’

Djibouti: Spreading awareness along the highway [video]

Timor-Leste: Voices of children on the radio

Egypt: A new approach to street children

Viet Nam: Keeping children in school [video]

DR Congo: Fighting displaces 10,000 people [audio]

Algeria launches AIDS campaign

Haiti: Grim reality for street children [video]

Pakistan: School kits help children cope with earthquake

Pakistan quake: Helping children survive winter [video]

Getting Côte d’Ivoire’s children back to school after three years of conflict [video]

Childhood interrupted in Darfur’s refugee camps [video]

UNICEF survey reveals continued high malnutrition among Niger’s children [video]

Zimbabwe: Home visits ease burden of HIV

Ronan Farrow: A prominent voice for Darfur [audio]

South Africa: Children strengthening their own communities

Papua New Guinea: Using the performing arts to deliver a lifesaving message to children [video]

Pakistan: Hygiene kits for quake survivors [video]

Philippines launches AIDS campaign

UNICEF and AUDI gear up for ‘Driving Dreams’

Pakistan quake: ECHO helps in race against winter [video]

Djibouti: ‘New Hope’ for women with HIV [video]

Netherlands: Boosting education in quake-affected Pakistan

UNICEF UK Ambassador McGregor visits Malawi

Nigeria: Measles campaign complete [video]

Sudan: Keeping HIV/AIDS in check [video]

Thailand: HIV-positive children battle fear and discrimination

International conference calls on the world community to save 30 million young lives over next decade [video]

Abused and neglected, millions of children have become virtually invisible says UNICEF report [video]

India: Rajasthan welcomes UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman [video]

India: Education offers a second chance [video]

International Children’s Day of Broadcasting celebrated around the world [video]

Chad: UNICEF helps children from Darfur beat trauma

Pakistan quake: ECHO contributes $500,000 [video]

UNICEF brings winter clothing to quake-affected children in Pakistan [video]

Film star Sharmila Tagore inducted as Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF India [video]

The impact of AIDS on African families [video]

Botswana: ‘Telling the Story’ of girls’ education

Tackling polio in Liberia [video]

UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman attends meeting on immunizing more of the world's poorest children [video]

Pakistan quake: Fighting disease and cold weather [audio]

Papua New Guinea: The long road toward juvenile justice


Swaziland: Caring for children orphaned by AIDS [audio]

Youth demand a voice in the fight against HIV/AIDS

Timor-Leste: A cartoon role model for girls

Nigeria: Reducing mother-to-child HIV transmission

Sudan: Risks of childbirth for HIV-positive women

Côte d'Ivoire: Testing for a safer tomorrow [video]

Iran launches AIDS campaign [video]

Pakistan quake: Life in a tent camp

Liberia: 400,000 children receive school supplies [video]

Comoros: Breaking the silence about child abuse

Pakistan quake: UNICEF supplies emergency Health Kits ahead of winter


UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Danny Glover addresses Brazilian education award ceremony

Pakistan: Quake orphans struggle to cope

Uganda launches AIDS campaign

Nepal: Vitamin A distribution saves lives [video]

Stars boost campaign on children and AIDS [video]

Botswana: A special report on HIV/AIDS [video]

Pakistan quake: Preventing more deaths [video]

UNICEF Snowflake lights up New York [video]

OPT: Children welcome EC Commissioner [video]

Tsunami anniversary marks a year of emergencies for children [video]

Sudan: 4.5 million get measles vaccine

OPT: Play activities helping children [video]

Malaysia is 24th country to launch AIDS campaign [video]

Many countries fail to meet goals for girls’ education [video]

Niger: Food crisis may yet worsen [video]

Iran: Opening up education to girls

Senegal: Ending female genital mutilation [video]

Kosovo: Community alliances keep girls in school

Young leader’s essay featured in Newsweek


Pakistan: Immunization campaign protects half a million [video]

Côte d’Ivoire: Protecting children from conflict [video]

Special children’s broadcasting award presented at Emmy gala [video]

Exclusive breastfeeding saves six million lives annually [video]

India: Roger Moore promotes iodized salt [video]

Pakistan: France donates to quake relief

Children’s rights treaty celebrates sixteenth birthday [video]

Nane Annan visits children’s hospital as polio campaign kicks off [video]

UNICEF Regional Director for South Asia visits quake zone, sees progress

Tajikistan: Youth educators fight HIV/AIDS [audio]

Kenya: Getting girls into school

Darfur: Nomads overlooked in conflict

Timor-Leste: Freedom from parasites

Madagascar: Protecting 1.5 million from malaria [video]

Darfur: Serving the underserved

Spreading education and hope in Moldova every day

Sudan: Speaking out against female genital mutilation

Jamaica: Gender-fair schools stem boys’ anger


Oman: Sisters live with HIV for 20 years [video]

UNITE FOR CHILDREN UNITE AGAINST AIDS launches in Latin America [audio]

TFYR Macedonia: Mobile educators spread learning [video]

Africa launches mass synchronized immunization campaign [video]

Peru: Education is key to stopping HIV/AIDS [video]

Timor-Leste: Taking pre-emptive action against polio


Myanmar: Training “Young Journalists”

Saving orphans in Uganda

Young hip-hop artist raps for children and against AIDS [video]

Kenya: Helping orphans affected by HIV/AIDS [video]

First Islamic Ministerial Conference on the Child ends with landmark declaration [audio]

Pakistan: No joy on Eid-al-Fitr for quake-affected families [video]

Egypt: First shelter for young mothers living on the street [video]

Landmark meeting on children of the Islamic world [video]


First Islamic Ministerial Conference on the Child ends with landmark declaration [video]

Groundbreaking Islamic conference on children [video]

Mozambique: UNICEF helps keep HIV-positive children alive [video]

Sri Lanka: HIV/AIDS education for high-risk youth [video]

Child nutrition in Afghanistan: ‘My children are smaller than others’

Darfur: New opportunities for adolescents

UN Foundation commits $20 million to eradicate measles worldwide [video]

Queen Rania of Jordan visits quake zone [video]


Thailand: Personal experience drives ‘youth-to-youth’ HIV educator [video/audio]

Swaziland launches global HIV/AIDS campaign [video]

Namibia: HIV/AIDS – A young person fights back [video/audio]

UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman visits quake-devastated region [video]

South Asia earthquake: First tent school opened for children living in relief camps [video]

India: Young volunteer fights stigma to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS [video/audio]

Myanmar: Vitamin A is saving children's vision [video]

Winning design unveiled in HIV/AIDS Campaign [video]

Niger: Food programme in Zinder region saves lives, but crisis is not over [video]



UNITE FOR CHILDREN UNITE AGAINST AIDS: A day of action [video/audio]

UNITE FOR CHILDREN UNITE AGAINST AIDS: Global Campaign is launched at UN Headquarters [video]




Storms hit Caribbean countries and Mexico [video]

Ireland launches ‘Unite for Children. Unite against AIDS’ Campaign

UNICEF to launch global campaign on children and AIDS [video]

South Asia earthquake: 10,000 children could die in coming weeks [video]

DR Congo: Volunteers battle HIV/AIDS [video]

Darfur: Reopening health centres

Sudan: Students and teachers learn about HIV/AIDS prevention [video]

Pakistan: Pop band brings HIV/AIDS prevention message to children [video]

Executive Director Ann M. Veneman: Supplies are critical to relief efforts [video]

South Asia earthquake: Many children in isolated areas remain in peril [video/audio]

Egypt: New HIV/AIDS centres open [video]

Indonesia: Empowering youth to ‘carry the message’ about HIV/AIDS [video]

Malawi: Orphaned by AIDS, young girl struggles to care for her family [video]

South Asia earthquake: Quick donor response helps save lives [video]

South Asia earthquake: Relief efforts focus on saving children’s lives [video]

Jamaica: Father’s death spurs lifetime commitment to fighting AIDS [video/audio]

Bettering children’s lives devastated by Hurricane Stan [video]

UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman addresses African Health Ministers [video]

Philippines: Keeping the country polio-free [video]

Kenya: Violence, polio and drought threaten children

South Asia earthquake: Helicopters bring aid to remote areas [video/audio]

South Asia earthquake: Delivering supplies means saving lives

Latin America: Floods displace half a million

South Asia earthquake: Children in need of medical care

Pakistan: Children injured in quake flood hospitals

Video interview: What is DevInfo?

Stalled peace process threatens children’s education in northern Côte d’Ivoire

Darfur: Children coping with the past

‘Innocent Voices’ tells story of a child in war

Vaccine is key to preventing outbreaks of Japanese encephalitis

UNICEF and FIFA’s ‘Teenagers Always Win!’ campaign: a success in Peru

Armenia: My son, Mikhail

New report: Children with disabilities

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia: Helping children with disabilities find homes

Mauritania: Environmental change threatens children

UNICEF-IPU child protection guide now available in Hindi

Moldova: New options for disabled children

Darfur photo exhibit launched

Working for Afghanistan’s children

Rotary extends polio partnership with UNICEF

Fight continues against polio outbreak in Indonesia

UNICEF breaks ground in the construction of 300 new schools in Aceh and North Sumatra

Latest edition of ‘Progress for Children’ is a report card on immunization

The next 4 years: UNICEF’s plan of action

UNICEF honours the life and work of E.J.R. ‘Dick’ Heyward

Moldova: Growing up without parents

Haiti: A home for an orphaned child

Lao PDR: ‘Immunization is an act of love’

Tanzania: Girls’ education message to First Spouses

Indonesia: Nine months after the tsunami

Liberia: Young voices over the airwaves

Bangladesh: Word of mouth helps fight measles

Responding to new cases, polio immunization campaign launched in southern Madagascar

Polio immunization campaign to protect 20 million children in India

Investing in children in the Islamic world

Malawi: Severe food crisis looms

One year after Hurricane Jeanne, recovery continues

Katrina: Friends facing separation

Serbia: Reaching Roma children with vaccines

Darfur: Health volunteers save lives

Niger: Free check-ups for pregnant women

Katrina: One family’s survival story

WASH initiative highlights African women’s needs for improved water and sanitation

Niger: An oasis amid the crisis

India: Planning saves lives during flood

Katrina: UNICEF kits helping displaced children

Katrina: Children helping children

Saving mothers’ and babies’ lives

Mozambique: Largest ever immunization campaign

Ecuador: Telethon brings 'Hope for Children'

India: Puppets help heal children

Funds for immunization will save lives

Surviving Hurricane Katrina: One child’s story

Children in need of security and hope

One family's struggle to survive

Hurricane Katrina: Impact on children

Reports from the disaster zone

Southern Sudan: Early marriage threatens girls’ education

Nigeria: EU gives €33.3 million for safe water

Burundi: Free primary education for all children

UN to support Hurricane Katrina relief efforts

UNICEF supports ‘All the Invisible Children’

Egypt: Japan gives $3.7 million to fight polio

Mozambique: Liam Neeson visits HIV/AIDS centres

Italy: Basketball camp builds a better future

India: Life skills for preventing HIV/AIDS

Beslan: Remembering lost children

Indonesia: Fighting polio, dispelling rumours

The Pukhayevs of Beslan

The Katsanovs and Ambalovs of Beslan

China: UNICEF Executive Director highlights girls’ education, gender equality

Assisting displaced Hmong in Thailand

UNICEF Beslan Photo workshop: Alana’s and Alina’s stories

Flying boat carries hopes and dreams for children

UNICEF Beslan Photo workshop: Soslan’s story

UNICEF Executive Director visits China

Philippines: Freed from the sex trade, girls get a new start

New moves to help children caught up in armed conflict

1 year after siege, Beslan’s children still need help

Photo workshop helps Beslan’s children share hope and healing

Young leaders search for solutions at the Second Pan-African Youth Summit

Flash flood destroys homes, puts drinking water at risk in North Darfur

UN Secretary General visits UNICEF-supported hospital in Niger

UNICEF Executive Board President sees post-tsunami reconstruction in Thailand

Preparing young leaders for tomorrow’s Gaza City

Zimbabwe: UNICEF staff reach out to help

Tamil Nadu: Tsunami healing through song and dance

Niger’s neighbours threatened by food crisis

Natsuno Shinagawa: Getting young people involved in today’s world

Thailand: Schools under attack

Bangladesh: Camel jockeys coming home

Niger: Food and vaccines saving children’s lives

Niger: Providing safe water for southern region

Malawi: Insecticide-treated nets save lives in fight against Malaria

Japan helps UNICEF eradicate polio in Ethiopia

India: Young volunteers help fight disease in flood-affected Mumbai

Youth Assembly 2005 at the United Nations: Young people making a difference

Niger: Goats for villages help families cope with crisis

Zimbabwe: Addressing children’s health needs

Uzbekistan: $2.8 million for fortified flour will help fight iron deficiency

Tanzania: high turnout for integrated life-saving campaign

Niger: Therapeutic milk is saving children’s lives

Cambodia: Education is antidote to poverty and sexual exploitation

Zimbabwe: Helping the people hit hardest by evictions

Malaysia: Four-year-old Su-Sze raises $8,800 for children

Niger crisis: Food aid is reaching children

Ethiopia: UNICEF calls for $35.93 million to save children’s lives

UNICEF Deputy Executive Director says Niger food crisis is an urgent priority

India: UNICEF provides mobile medical teams to flood-hit Mumbai

Afghanistan: UNICEF Regional Director’s visit spotlights problems, progress for women and children

Bangladesh: Child injury occurs every two minutes

Niger food crisis: Providing aid and strengthening communities

Liberia: Breastfeeding Week launched on civil war battlegrounds

Angola: After 30 years of civil war, school reconstruction helps build a bright future

Niger food crisis: A story from the front lines

India: Severe floods continue in Maharashtra

Breastfeeding: The best choice for babies

India: Supplies heading to flood-affected Maharashtra

Sierra Leone: Bringing community schools to children

Occupied Palestinian Territory: UNICEF boosts aid deliveries before Israeli withdrawal

Zimbabwe: Forced evictions and demolitions continue despite UN condemnation

South Asia: Despite strong economy, poverty and poor healthcare are still challenges

Niger: Famine threatens 800,000 children

UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman says children are key to development

Darfur: Drought adds to the suffering

Uganda: UNICEF Executive Director highlights the plight of children caught in conflict

New York: UNICEF and CONCACAF join forces to help children

Mexico: Children to be a top priority in elections

Uganda: 40,000 children flee abduction every night

Myanmar: UNICEF trains young journalists on child-focused reporting

New UNICEF-FIFA alliance promotes youth rights through football

A ten-year-old’s wish to build a tsunami ‘relief village’

Indonesia: New school year is a time of hope

Swaziland: One girl's personal account of abuse

Uganda: Surviving abduction in civil conflict

Brazil: Tennis star promotes sports for children

Malaysia: UNICEF names Goodwill Ambassadors

Brazil: UNICEF-supported projects open girls’ eyes to gender equality

India: ‘Enrolment festivals’ in 18,000 villages

Zimbabwe: Mass evictions leave thousands of children homeless

UNICEF honours Madame Labouisse

Serbia and Montenegro: Basketball stars playing for a cause

Niger: Children and women bearing the brunt of food security crisis

Malaysia: Empowering young journalists

India: Heavy flooding forces thousands to flee

Madagascar: Sisterhood for education

Ethiopia: Urgent appeal for children

Afghanistan: Japan donates $4.7 million

Scotland: Young People at C8 children’s summit insist world leaders listen

Viet Nam: Swimming, a vital life skill for children

Pakistan: Stopping a polio outbreak

Madrid: Indigenous children speak out

DPR Korea: Efforts to deliver health packages for malnourished children

Zimbabwe: UNICEF calls for donor support to assist thousands displaced by forced evictions

Georgia: New haven for street children

Zimbabwe: $1.5m needed to help children and families forcibly evicted in Zimbabwe

India: Ban on production and sale of non-iodized salt will protect children

Scotland: Tough issues discussed at C8 Children’s Forum

Nigeria: Nwankwo Kanu appointed Goodwill Ambassador

Moldova: children protected from abuse

Scotland: UNICEF’s first-ever C8 Children’s Forum brings together young advocates from around the world

Madagascar: Progress in the fight against malaria

Egypt: Children speak up against violence

India: Tide turns for immunization in Uttar Pradesh

Peru: Cold weather deadly for children

Darfur: Children find healing in art

Egypt: Violence against children must end

Gambia: Mothers’ zeal gets girls into school

UNICEF’s first-ever Voices of Youth ‘Make a Difference’ One-Minute Video Contest

Pakistan: Child camel jockeys return home

Burundi: New ECHO and UNICEF supported drug policy prevents child deaths

India: Boost for HIV/AIDS education

New ‘SMART’ system expected to save lives in emergencies

Sri Lanka: A silent witness to destruction and progress

India: Volunteers put smiles back on young faces

Viet Nam: 30 years of work with UNICEF

Somalia: Tsunami recovery seeks to 'build back better"

India: ‘Link volunteers’ connect communities to hygiene

Maldives: Healing the scars left by the tsunami

Myanmar: Many still rely on tsunami relief supplies from 6 months ago

Malaysia: Community conversations help healing and recovery

Thailand: Psychosocial activities help children cope with tragedy

Indonesia: Rebuilding schools

Indonesia: For children, protection and a chance to play

Thailand: Orphaned by the tsunami, 1000 km from the sea

India: Food and fun help tsunami children thrive again

Zimbabwe: Helping homeless victims of forced evictions in Zimbabwe

Sri Lanka: Seven siblings reunited

Sri Lanka: Young doctors volunteer for community healing

India: ‘First Captain’ helps tsunami recovery effort

UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman visits northern Sri Lanka to discuss tsunami relief

Food crisis in Niger: Nana’s battle to stay alive

Tsunami recovery effort: ‘They’re going to be there for a long time’

Netherlands: UNICEF natcom turns 50

UNICEF Executive Director Ann M. Veneman visits Sri Lankan children

One million frequent flyer miles for UNICEF

Cameroon: Peer educators help fight HIV/AIDS

Thailand: Regional Consultation on Violence Against Children

Day of the African Child 2005: An opportunity to reflect

Liberia: Former child soldiers aim for the goal

UNICEF presents Living Rights film

Girls are equal to boys in Philippine schools. Or are they?

Free healthcare for Cambodia’s poorest families

Madagascar: Massive birth registration campaign

Peru: Hepatitis B threatens an entire culture with extinction

Armenia: Peer education discourages misinformation about HIV/AIDS

7th East Asia and the Pacific Ministerial Consultation on Children

Friday, 10 June 2005: Annual Session closing statements praise staff worldwide

Georgia: Juveniles are subjected to unfair imprisonment

Thursday, 9 June 2005: Executive Board discusses progress and plans for five major programme areas

Youth Orchestra celebrates the world’s children

Wednesday, 8 June 2005: Additional funding proposed for 20 Country Programmes

Madagascar: School bags for children

Angola: Debate and drama teach life skills to adolescents

Maldives: Tsunami offers schools opportunities for change

Senegal: Opening school doors for girls

Tuesday, 7 June 2005: Annual Session day 2 focuses on strategic plan

Darfur: A family's struggle in Finna

Cameroon: New approaches save thousands of children from HIV/AIDS

Darfur: UNICEF and African Union work together to protect children

Immunization: Reaching children by rail

India: Young people key to HIV prevention

Monday, 6 June 2005: Opening day of the Executive Board Annual Session

Burundi: ECHO and UNICEF tackling sexual violence

Liberia: New schools and accelerated learning help students make up for lost time

Yemen: Nationwide immunization campaign seeks to stop polio outbreak

Sudan: Getting children back to school

Food shortages hit children in Niger

3rd International Conference on Early Childhood Development: Giving children in Africa the best start in life

Indonesia: Massive campaign to stop a polio outbreak

Indonesia: New schools for tsunami children

Children among the leaders at Global Forum

Pakistan: Young people speak out against violence

Empowering adolescents to help their communities recover from crisis

World renowned pianist Lang Lang gives a concert to honour UNICEF’s supporters in Japan

Malawi: Ann M. Veneman visits women and children affected by HIV/AIDS

India: Project helps child labourers return to school

The Global Immunization Vision and Strategy (GIVS)

Pakistan: UNICEF supports calls for an end of violence against children

Southern Africa: UNICEF Executive Director and UN leaders call for action

Indonesia: The loving touch of recovery – helping children heal

Ann M. Veneman is first UNICEF Executive Director to visit Swaziland

Liberia: IKEA furnishes support for schools

Uzbekistan: An eyewitness account from Andijan

South Africa: UNICEF Executive Director visits Soweto hospital

New Jersey: Schoolgirls raised $18,000 for children affected by the tsunami

Ann M. Veneman heads to southern Africa

Darfur: ‘Child-friendly centres’ help bring hope to children

Uganda: Children map a brighter future for schoolgirls

Cambodia: ECHO and UNICEF boosting child survival

India: Young tsunami survivors volunteer at day care centres

Belize: Ending violence against children

Integrated health services for children show ‘remarkable’ results, Veneman tells World Health Assembly

Child rights: Mexico scores 5.71 out of 10, for children 0-5

Zimbabwe: World Music superstar Femi Kuti brings hope to children

African immunization campaign strikes back against global polio epidemic

Côte d’Ivoire: Learning peace in war

Iran: Mobile libraries bring Bam's children knowledge and fun

The occupied Palestinian territory: Massive campaign to protect children from mumps

Sao Tome and Principe: Containing a cholera outbreak

‘But Can They Read’: Monitoring educational quality

Afghanistan: A look at two schools

Sri Lanka: ECHO/UNICEF tsunami partnership continues to save lives

Indonesia: Fighting polio outbreak

Ethiopia: Hunger crisis worsens, 136,000 children severely malnourished

Voices of Youth members plan newsletter

Darfur: Children drop out of school to search for water

UNICEF and WHO launch ‘World Malaria Report’

Tanzania: Bednet programme succeeds

Japan Committee for UNICEF celebrates 50 years

UNICEF welcomes Ann M. Veneman, new Executive Director

Violence in Colombia uproots children’s lives

Traditional healers key to beating Marburg virus

Harlem youth raise funds for children in Chad

Child poverty takes centre stage at New York conference

Carol Bellamy: “I have no intention of giving up the fight. I will continue.”

Bhutan: School shortage forces pupils to leave home

Carol Bellamy: Important progress for children seen in the last ten years.

Philippines: Picking up the pieces after deadly typhoons

Ethiopia: Children dying from malnutrition

Pakistan: Frontier schools blaze a trail for girls’ education

‘Unite Against Malaria’ – Africa Malaria Day 2005

UNICEF sponsors global conference on children and poverty

Cambodia: Jackie Chan calls for landmine ban

Sri Lanka: Building hope in the aftermath of tragedy

Malawi: Treated nets save lives in malaria fight

Pakistan: Breaking the silence around HIV/AIDS

Maldives: Building new homes for the displaced

Comoros: Islanders return as volcano subsides

UNICEF Deputy Executive Director Rima Salah visits Egypt

Darfur: The story of a malnourished toddler

Nigeria: Polio immunization campaign takes off

Madagascar: ‘Big sisters’ pledge to help peers

Progress for Children: UNICEF reports on the state of girls' education

Niger: Traditional Chiefs encourage girls to go to school

UNICEF signs on India superstar Amitabh Bachchan to help children

Liberia launches vaccination campaign

Darfur: Exam time for students in camps

Sri Lanka: Emergency classrooms aid recovery

Senegal: Big gains through girls’ education

oPt: Arab students chat about violence

Myanmar: Babies get a boost from auxiliary midwives

Somalia: A girl's dream comes true

DR Congo: Kits for kids

Ecuador: Taking measures against child labour

50th Anniversary of the Salk polio vaccine

Angola: A major campaign to contain spread of Marburg

Côte d’Ivoire: Second round of massive polio drive

DR Congo: A former child soldier speaks out

India: Girls demand equal access to education

HIV/AIDS: Child drugs cost slashed

Myanmar: UNICEF promotes hygiene education

Ghana: Hayley Westenra visits Ghana for UNICEF

India: Bellamy bats for health

Africa: Polio campaign at critical stage

Brazil: Reaching impoverished children

Angola: Help needed to fight Marburg epidemic

Niger: Critical food shortages ahead

Darfur: Situation could deteriorate

Business strategists needed to improve healthcare in developing countries

Learning lessons from tsunami response

Sri Lanka Radio Diary – A Journey through a Rebuilding Nation

Guinea: Football boosts girls' education

Communities unite around education in Somalia

India conference leads to creation of HIV/AIDS coalition

Senegal: World Health Day - A focus on women

Pakistan: Islamabad Declaration prioritizes child survival

Parliamentarians meeting: Child protection a major issue

Japan/Senegal: Raising the flag for hope

Banda Aceh: School principal looks to future

Sri Lanka: Play helps children recover from disaster

Angola: Education helps counter fears of deadly virus

Dubai: Renewed commitment needed to help countries in crisis

Afghan children express their hopes and fears

Denmark: UNICEF’s official song “Children First” premieres in Copenhagen

India: Empowering girls through education

Emergency treatment for hundreds injured in Indonesia quake

Philippines: UNICEF urges lawmakers to use power to protect children

DR Congo: Cholera cases surge in crowded camps

UNICEF aid arrives on Indonesian island hit by earthquake

Zimbabwe: HIV/AIDS, a deadly crisis each day

Haiti: Psychological support for Haiti's children

Uruguay: Football superstar signs up with UNICEF

Iraq: Children still committed to education despite ongoing violence

Indonesia: Aid dispatched to earthquake victims

DR Congo: Former child soldiers reclaim their lost childhood

Cambodia: Voices of Asia’s youth

Sumatra: Massive earthquake strikes

India: Fight against iodine deficiency starts at school

Angola: Children hit hardest by Marburg virus

Carol Bellamy: Fruits of growth must reach all children

Ninety days after the tsunami: UNICEF aims to ‘build back better’

UNICEF staff reflects on the horror of the tsunami aftermath

Youth reporter Jordan finds out how sports can change the world

Uganda: ‘Night commuting’ to avoid abduction

Ethiopia: Protecting 15 million children from polio

Bilaal Rajan: A young boy with a big dream

Afghanistan: Changing attitudes to girls’ education

World Water Day 2005: 4,000 children die each day from a lack of safe water

Zimbabwe’s forgotten children

USA: UNICEF game wins web award

South Africa: Nelson Mandela bids farewell to Carol Bellamy

Zimbabwe: 1 in 5 children are orphans

Maldives: ‘After The Big Wave’ - Exhibition of children’s art

Jackie Chan helps UNICEF Japan celebrate 50 years of work for the children of the world

China: Stars help fight stigma of HIV/AIDS

Tennis stars rally for a new global partnership with UNICEF

Colombia: Government reviews commitment to children

Violence against children is a ‘blemish on the face of nations’

Bold ideas to aid Africa

Trinidad: Caribbean youth speak out on violence

Indigenous women from Latin America speak out

Senegal: African music shines spotlight on malaria

Sudan’s reconstruction plan: Children are the future

Nigeria: Officials rescue more than 100 children from child traffickers

DR Congo: Dramatic rise in child mortality

UNICEF and WHO join forces to ensure proper vaccine management

Appeal to Arab countries: Help Darfur children now!

World falling short on promises to women and girls

Eritrea: Years of drought put children and women in danger

Ukraine: Poor mothers abandoning babies

Darfur: Averting famine

International Women’s Day 2005

Afghanistan: Polio vaccine reaches 5 million children

International Women's Day: Celebrating the rights of women and girls around the world

Saving 3 million newborn babies each year

Girls make their voices heard on equality - via the Internet

Pakistan: Villagers snowed in for four weeks receive UNICEF aid

Burkina Faso: Danny Glover visits children with HIV

Liberia: Reaching the unreachable

Darfur: School enrolment doubles despite crisis

Russia: Beslan children ponder the future, and the past

Measles deaths plummet

Russia: Coping with the aftermath of tragedy in Beslan

Russia: UNICEF helps the victims of Beslan

Russia: Beslan: Rustam's Story

Japan: UNICEF continues partnership with Japanese Government

Côte d'Ivoire: Civil unrest has been an ally in the rise of polio

Maldives: Lives and structures rebuilt

Sri Lanka: Caring for children growing up alone after the tsunami

India: Polio vaccine reaches disadvantaged in Uttar Pradesh

Innocenti: child poverty on the rise in wealthy nations

‘Kids’ Crossroads’: Teens produce cross-border TV programme in the Caucasus

UNICEF urges world to stop sexual violence against girls and women

60 Days later: tsunami survivors have received 2000 tonnes of UNICEF aid

DR Congo: Life-saving immunization drive launches

Enough silence! Stop violence against children!

ECHO and UNICEF working together to improve hygiene following tsunami

India: UNICEF toys help tsunami survivors play again

Afghanistan: Building up immunization one dose at a time

Africa: Polio drive seeks to vaccinate 100 million children

Georgia: Nationwide immunization success

Iran: Relief efforts continue for survivors of quake

Zimbabwe: UK donates $3 million to fight malaria

UNICEF urges UN to protect children in war

48 million 'lost children': Desmond Tutu helps launch campaign for Universal Birth Registration

Thailand: Games and role-play teach Thai children about HIV/AIDS

Senegal: Senegalese rap artist Didier Awadi helps promote birth registration

Iran: UNICEF responds quickly to strong earthquake in Iran

Venezuela: Hundreds of thousands of children affected by floods

Uganda: Child soldiers trapped in vicious cycle of war

Afghanistan: Children at risk in brutal cold

Japan pledges 10 million mosquito nets to halt malaria

Panama: Bringing schools to rural Panama

UNICEF gathers world experts to discuss poverty and children

Georgia: Nationwide immunization success

Maldives: Displaced Maldivians struggle to recover form tsunami

Zimbabwe: Giving hope to children orphaned by AIDS

Sri Lanka: UNICEF helps "Baby 81" reunite with parents

Uganda: Fires and disease threaten residents of overcrowded camps

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Youssou N'Dour wins Grammy Award

India: Keeping tsunami survivors healthy

Yemen: Promoting girls' education

DR Congo: Aid workers fear for those still running from militia groups

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Youssou N'Dour wins Grammy Award

Pakistan: Worst rainstorms in 20 years threaten children’s lives

DR Congo: Thousands flee upsurge in violence

Darfur: A violent legacy of conflict

Andorra helps UNICEF accelerate girls' education in Eritrea

Sri Lanka: Facing the future without a parent

Uganda: Deadly fires, disease threaten overcrowded camps

Maldives: Grave challenges ahead

DR Congo: Massive relief effort underway as 80,000 people forced to flee

Russia: Caring for abandoned babies as HIV/AIDS spreads

Côte d'Ivoire: Breakthrough lets children resume education

Afghanistan: Community-based schools bring hope to Afghan girls

Sri Lanka: After tsunami, ‘back to school’ brings back smiles

Ethiopia: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassadors help raise $40, 000 for ‘Africa Unite’

India: Girls celebrated for determination to stay in school

Indonesia: Malnutrition and disease threaten Aceh’s ‘Tsunami Generation’

Papua New Guinea: ‘School is what my heart wants’

India: Children eager to return to schools in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Zambia: Zambia’s First Lady says clean water gets girls into school

Indonesia: Japanese TV star visits devastated Aceh Province

Bhutan: Alternative education gives adults a second chance to learn

Sri Lanka: Education and play help children leave the tsunami behind

Papua New Guinea: Susannah: ‘School is what my heart wants’

Zero tolerance for female genital mutilation

MTV Asia Aid a huge success

Accelerating girls' education in South Asia: UNICEF Executive Director Carol Bellamy visits Thailand

Tsunami concert a huge success

Somalia: Somali school children get a boost from Europe

MTV Asia Aid: International stars rally to support tsunami victims

Niger: Fighting polio across Niger’s Sahara desert

Iraq: Supplying 2 million litres of water each day

Ethiopia: UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Danny Glover helps “Africa Unite”

Chad: Darfur refugees fuel tension

Côte d'Ivoire: Peace call from the new representative

Chinese community in New York rallies for tsunami relief

Tetsuko Kuroyanagi raises another $1 million for UNICEF

Myanmar: Learning about HIV and AIDS

Ethiopia: Celebrating Bob Marley’s vision, Angelique Kidjo to sing at ‘Africa Unite’

Nobel Laureate Wangari Maathai to world’s children: ‘The sky is the limit!’

Indonesia: Back to school in Banda Aceh

Guyana: Children in danger as rainstorms flood

Educating girls through important new initiatives

Sudan: Water and sanitaion makes school girl-friendly in Juba

UNICEF seeks $763 million for ‘forgotten emergencies’

Sri Lanka: Restoring water and sanitation in hard-hit Ampara province

Students in New York raise funds for UNICEF’s relief efforts in South Asia

British Airways supports tsunami relief

India: Clean water and improved sanitation for a school in Tamil Nadu

Malaysia: Casualties fewer, but major reconstruction still needed

Latin American and Caribbean countries reach out to support tsunami survivors

International response “terrific” but many needs remain urgent

Indonesia: Disease threat in Banda Aceh

19 January 2005: Youth from around the globe contribute to the tsunami relief effort

Wednesday, 19 January 2005: India seeks continued progress in fight against child mortality

Wednesday, 19 January 2005: Carol Bellamy praises Executive Board for support and leadership

Indonesia: Child centres help separated children rejoin their parents

Princess Alexandra of Denmark visits UNICEF

Tuesday, 18 January 2005: New Executive Board President says countries must fulfil relief commitments

Tuesday, 18 January 2005: Immunization strategy

Thailand: Restoring children’s lives

Tsunami highlights 'forgotten emergency'

India: UNICEF brings smiles back to children

Tsunami dominates the opening session of the UNICEF Executive Board

Maldives: Helping children return to normalcy

Nana Mouskouri reflects on the tsunami disaster

Thailand: Children going back to school

Maldives: Caring for the children of uninhabitable Gemendhoo

Myanmar: Helping families get back on their feet

Amitabh Bachchan appeals for relief to tsunami survivors

Tennis stars rally for UNICEF’s tsunami relief

UNICEF’s Martin Bell says tsunami disaster unlike anything he has ever seen

Manchester United stars call for tsunami support

UNICEF thanks Japan for generous aid donation

David Beckham joins Team UNICEF

Children in remote fishing villages get help

Secretary General looks to the future of the survivors

Clinton announces cash for UNICEF tsunami relief

UNICEF provides clean drinking water for 200 relief camps

Thailand: children cope with tsunami

UNICEF families help get aid to the tsunami generation

Oral rehydration salts save lives in Tamil Nadu

Centres to protect children from abuse, exploitation

Protecting the Tsunami Generation from disease

UNICEF relief supplies arrive

Getting children back to school in Thailand

Vaccination campaign focuses on tackling social resistance to vaccine

World leaders discuss tsunami help in Jakarta

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Whoopi Goldberg on humanitarian disaster in Asia

UNICEF brings fresh water to survivors in Myanmar

UNICEF looking to restore normalcy to the lives of children in the disaster area

Susan Sarandon reacts to tsunami disaster

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Danny Glover calls for action to aid tsunami victims

Immunizing children against measles

In Maldives the situation for survivors is bleak

After the tsunami Somalia is the worst-hit country in Africa

Coordinating UNICEF’s relief efforts

UNICEF doctors reach pregnant women in relief camps

More devastation revealed in Indonesia as UNICEF aid reaches children

UNICEF Executive Director Carol Bellamy tours a devastated Banda Aceh

Media chief Alfred Ironside with Carol Bellamy in Sri Lanka

Children tell their stories of surviving tsunamis

Helping children and their families recover from trauma

Death toll on the rise in Thailand

UNICEF helps children cope with the devastation

UNICEF Director says death and devastation overwhelming

Bellamy gets a first-hand look at the plight of the children

UNICEF aid arrives in Asia's hardest hit countries

India: UNICEF supplies water to parched relief camps




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