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Consultation On How Seasonal Migration Affects Children Held

Consultation On How Seasonal Migration Affects Children Held

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) held a one-day consultation to provide a platform for making migration safer for children. The...
In Tamil Nadu’s All-Women Police Station, A Thoughtful Child-Friendly Corner

In Tamil Nadu’s All-Women Police Station, A Thoughtful Child-Friendly Corner

As one steps inside the ‘All Women Police Station’ in Salem town, 345 km from Chennai in Tamil Nadu, lady cops in neatly-tucked uniforms...
‘Bandhan Tod’: A Mobile App To Help End Child Marriage In Bihar

‘Bandhan Tod’: A Mobile App To Help End Child Marriage In...

Mumbai:  A mobile phone app is the latest tool for campaigners seeking to end child marriage in Bihar, where nearly two-thirds of girls in...
Lack Of Investment In Breastfeeding Results In Around 3 Lakh Child Deaths Per Year: Report

Lack Of Investment In Breastfeeding Results In Around 3 Lakh Child...

New Delhi: In five of the world's largest emerging economies, including India, lack of investment in breastfeeding results in an estimated 2,36,000 child deaths...
‘Superwoman’ Lilly Singh On Her New Role As UNICEF’s Goodwill Ambassador

‘Superwoman’ Lilly Singh On Her New Role As UNICEF’s Goodwill Ambassador

New Delhi: Canadian-Indian YouTube sensation and comedian Lilly Singh, appointed as UNICEF's newest global Goodwill Ambassador, said she will use her voice to support UNICEF's mission of...
Investment In Poor Children Saves More Lives: Unicef

Investment In Poor Children Saves More Lives: Unicef

New Delhi: Unless the world makes faster progress on reducing child mortality, almost 70 million children will die by 2030 before reaching their fifth birthday,...
Kerala To Become A ‘Child Friendly State’, Resolves UNICEF

Kerala To Become A ‘Child Friendly State’, Resolves UNICEF

Thiruvananthapuram: UNICEF has resolved to make Kerala a 'child friendly state' and effort is to achieve the goal with sustainable development in coming years. Speaking...
3,000 Children March To Kick Off ‘100 Million For 100 Million’ Campaign

3,000 Children March To Kick Off ‘100 Million For 100 Million’...

New Delhi: Thousands of children gathered at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Sunday to launch a global campaign mobilising better off children to speak up...
UNICEF’s TV series AdhaFULL To Showcase Adolescents Fighting Social Ills

UNICEF’s TV series AdhaFULL To Showcase Adolescents Fighting Social Ills

New Delhi: A coming-of-age action drama series AdhaFULL by child rights agency UNICEF is set to go air on Doordarshan National. The 78-episode series follows...
UNICEF Seals Deal To Provide Vaccine Against 5 Deadly Childhood Diseases

UNICEF Seals Deal To Provide Vaccine Against 5 Deadly Childhood Diseases

Geneva: The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has reached an agreement with six vaccine suppliers to provide a combined vaccine against five deadly childhood diseases...