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UNICEF Nigeria/2017/Esiebo

A major humanitarian crisis is unfolding in northeast Nigeria, where violence and destruction have caused huge population displacements, left hundreds of thousands of children trapped in areas that are inaccessible to humanitarian assistance because of insecurity, and led to a dramatic increase in malnutrition. Read more:

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>> ‘In this crisis sometimes education really is the frontline’

>> Latest Humanitarian Situation Report

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UNICEF Nigeria

UNICEF aims to accelerate the realization of the rights of all children and women to survival, development, protection and participation. Promotes efforts to reduce infant, child and maternal mortality; expand access to quality basic education; and strengthen social and child protection systems, using a rights-based and gender-sensitive approach.

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