Fathers are one of the best, yet most underutilized child development resources – UNICEF
As Father’s Day is celebrated across the world this month, UNICEF launched the second phase of its “Worth it” campaign. The campaign, in its second year, is being conducted in partnership with musicians Zakes Bantwini, Danny K and Kabelo Mabelane.
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Child Protection Week 2018
Pampers & Pick n Pay raise R1 million to help South African newborns survive and thrive
Pampers handed over their donation to UNICEF. In attendance were Hervé Ludovic de Lys, UNICEF representative and Brand Manager at Procter & Gamble South Africa, Michael Simpson.
South African Child Gauge 2017
The South African Child Gauge 2017 explores what the country’s children need to not only survive but also to thrive. Since 1994, child poverty has decreased and children’s survival and access to basic services has improved. But these changes are not enough to unlock the full potential of all children. Violence, poverty, hunger, and poor-quality education continue to compromise children’s development and life chances – with a negative impact on the country’s development.
The South African National Curriculum Framework for children birth to four (Available in all 11 languages)