...produced with UNICEF Nigeria support
Addressing Malnutrition in Northern Nigeria
UNICEF, with funding from European Commission for Humanitarian Aid (ECHO)
has partnered with the state and local governments to address severe malnutrition
among infants in Northern Nigeria.
Football legend Kanu aims to kick polio out of Nigeria
NIGERIA'S soccer captain and UNICEF Nigeria’s Ambassador Nwankwo Kanu
has two goals for 2010: he wants Nigeria to shine at the upcoming World Cup,
and he wants to eradicate polio from Africa.
UNICEF: Nigeria immunizes milions of children against polio
Nigeria recently joined 19 other countries in West and Central Africa in a synchronized
campaign to immunize more than 85 million children under the age of five against polio.
Girls around the world talk about their lives and their rights
Girls tell UNICEF what they think in a video marking the 15th anniversary
of the Beijing Platform for Action that was adopted at the Fourth World
Conference on Women in Beijing in 1995.
Girls Education Project gets Nigerian girls back into school
Jamila, 12, goes door to door every day selling vegetables. It has been four
years since she had to quit school. Through the Girls’ Education Project, free
learning materials have been distributed in more than 700 schools in northern
Nigeria, lifting a big financial burden for families like hers.
Nigerian youth fight HIV/AIDS
The Nigerian Youth Service Corps is leading the call
in the fight against HIV/AIDS, using knowledge as their
weapon in classrooms and on the streets.
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