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Breastfeeding experts urge workplace support for mothers
Johannesburg, 21 May 2019 – UNICEF and the National Department of Health today urged workplaces to support mothers to breastfeed.

Influential Women Circle Autumn Ball raises R400,000 for UNICEF’s Cyclone Idai relief effort
Pretoria, 5 April 2019 – Yesterday evening, the highly-anticipated UNICEF Influential Women Circle Autumn Ball, held at Steyn city, raised 400,000 Rand for UNICEF’s Cylone Idai relief efforts.

UNICEF supports calls to end all violence against children
Pretoria, 5 April 2019 - UNICEF South Africa welcomes the decision by the Gauteng MEC for Social Development Nandi Mayathula-Khoza to close the Carletonville nursery school where allegations of serious abuse have surfaced against young children.

South Africa hosts first-ever Africa Continental Play-based Learning Conference
Pretoria, 11 February 2019 - Ensuring that the children of Africa are adequately prepared for the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century, defined by fast-paced social, economic and technological change, requires re-thinking and re-imagining...



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