Parenting tips and inspiration from around the world


From India and the Philippines to South Africa and the UK, learn from parents and baby experts around the world.


Dear baby… Life advice for your first 1,000 days

Introducing your child to solid food: mothers’ experiences in the UK

A father holds his baby son against his chest in the UK

LEGO Professor of Play Paul Ramchandani explains why playing with kids is awesome

How a South Sudanese dad is making a refugee camp in Uganda feel like home for his children

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Worth it?
Every moment is worth it in South Africa


Lutendo speaks to UNICEF South Africa's André about the importance of the first 1,000 days

Parents in Belize share their hopes for their children and the challenges they face as caregivers

Learning about skin-to-skin contact in Serbia

Play in Serbia: for fun and brain development

Tips on how to feed your baby from 6 to 12 months

Therapy with dad: A father in Guatemala on loving and caring for his daughter who was born with microcephaly 

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UNICEF Latin America and Caribbean

Early moments matter with rugby world champions the All Blacks

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Dr. Mehmet Ali and his grandson Aren, 2, demonstrate how to conduct a health check-up on a teddy bear in Turkey

UK Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan Robin Ord-Smith shares what he wishes he had known before becoming a father

UN Resident Coordinator to Kyrgyzstan Dr. Ozonnia Ojielo on becoming a dad

Parenting tips from Filipino actor Dingdong Dantes: Eat, Play, Love

A father holds his baby by the sea, Montenegro
UNICEF Montenegro/Dusko Miljanic

Sri Lankan broadcaster KC Pragesh shares tips for good nutrition and fun mealtimes 

Former Sri Lankan rugby captain Fazil Marija shares how he provides his baby with love 

"My father, my inspiration": celebrating fathers in Cambodia 

Cambodian moms on their hopes, worries and dreams