#UNICEF

  • Article: Jacinda Ardern Wants to Make New Zealand the 'Best Place in the World to Be a Child'
    Girls & Women

    Jacinda Ardern Wants to Make New Zealand the 'Best Place in the World to Be a Child'

    By Matt Petronzio|Sept. 23, 2018

    "If you ask me why I’m in politics, my answer will be simple: children." Read more

  • Article: Half of Syria's Children Can't Return to School This Month
    Education

    Half of Syria's Children Can't Return to School This Month

    Sept. 10, 2018|Voice of America

    Millions of Syrian children cannot return to school due to conflict and lack of funds. Read more

  • Article: Half the World's Schools Lack Clean Water and Safe Toilets
    Water & Sanitation

    Half the World's Schools Lack Clean Water and Safe Toilets

    Aug. 27, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Sub-Saharan Africa and both East and Southeast Asia had some of the worst facilities. Read more

  • Article: More Than 1,500 Mothers Breastfeed Together to Combat Child Deaths in the Philippines
    Food & Hunger

    More Than 1,500 Mothers Breastfeed Together to Combat Child Deaths in the Philippines

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 6, 2018

    It was just one of 62 mass breastfeeding events across the country this weekend. Read more

  • Article: Prince Harry, Elton John, and Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Are Fighting HIV Together
    Health

    Prince Harry, Elton John, and Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Are Fighting HIV Together

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 27, 2018

    Teenage girls are most affected — but men have to be part of the solution. Read more

  • Article: A Teen Girl Gets HIV Every Three Minutes, Startling New UNICEF Report Shows
    Health

    A Teen Girl Gets HIV Every Three Minutes, Startling New UNICEF Report Shows

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 26, 2018

    In 2017 alone, 130,000 people 19 and under died from AIDS. Read more

  • Article: More Children Were Vaccinated in 2017 Than Ever Before
    Health

    More Children Were Vaccinated in 2017 Than Ever Before

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|July 17, 2018

    But almost 20 million infants did not receive full immunization in 2017. Read more

  • Article: How Drones Are Helping in the Fight Against Malaria
    Health

    How Drones Are Helping in the Fight Against Malaria

    July 6, 2018

    "We could make a significant impact on local malaria cases." Read more