January 20, 2020 3:01 pm
A new study has revealed that one out of three adolescent girls from the poorest households around the world has never been to school. Gender discrimination and ethnic origin are some of the reasons behind the exclusion.
November 21, 2019 12:47 pm
Unicef recently released a book on foods that kids should have to stay healthy. According Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey 2016-18, 33 per cent of kids are underweight, 40 per cent of adolescent girls and 18 per cent of adolescent boys are anaemic, and about 10 per cent are diabetic.
November 15, 2019 8:53 pm
"The IGNOU-UNICEF initiated model course ware can be adapted as certificate courses, executive courses and part of current full-time curriculum in media and communication institutes for budding and working journalists," said Shambhu Nath Singh, School of Journalism, IGNOU
November 16, 2019 9:43 am
Of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the second one — ‘zero hunger’ — aims to end extreme hunger and malnutrition, especially among children, by 2030.
October 17, 2019 7:18 am
UNICEF report found that one in three children under the age of five years — around 200 million children worldwide — are either undernourished or overweight. And in India, every second child is affected by some form of malnutrition.
September 25, 2019 10:48 am
"I want a better future. I want to save my future. I want to save our future. I want to save the future of all the children and all people of future generations," says Ridhima Pandey
August 21, 2019 4:16 am
The Chief Minister Rural Development Fellows (CMRDF) would also ensure that Child Act Protection Committees are formed and activated in their respective villages.
June 23, 2019 1:45 am
June 07, 2019 5:52 pm
Using data from 82 countries, the study revealed that child marriage among boys is prevalent across many countries around the world, spanning sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, South Asia, and East Asia and the Pacific.
May 28, 2019 3:05 pm
UNICEF also said that Afghanistan's conflict and deteriorating security situation left more than 1,000 schools closed last year and that half a million children were denied their right to education.
September 04, 2014 4:21 pm
Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan was in the capital on Thursday (September 4) to launch the UNICEF Child friendly schools and systems package.