#UNICEF

  • Article: Tanzania Is Bringing Back Tax On Menstrual Products, and Activists Are Not Having It
    Girls & Women

    Tanzania Is Bringing Back Tax On Menstrual Products, and Activists Are Not Having It

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 24, 2019

    The tax was scrapped last year but the minister of finance says it’s not working. Read more

  • Feature: These Keepsakes Are The Only Connection Nine Refugee Children Have To Home
    FeatureCitizenship

    These Keepsakes Are The Only Connection Nine Refugee Children Have To Home

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 20, 2019

    These young Syrian refugees share the stories behind their most treasured belongings. Read more

  • Article: Violence Against Children Is on the Rise in Tanzania
    Girls & Women

    Violence Against Children Is on the Rise in Tanzania

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 22, 2019

    Cases of child rape have tripled between 2017 and 2018. Read more

  • Article: In Central Mali, Healthcare Workers Are Using Donkey Carts to Get Vaccinations to Children’s Homes
    Health

    In Central Mali, Healthcare Workers Are Using Donkey Carts to Get Vaccinations to Children’s Homes

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 17, 2019

    The volatile region has become too dangerous for mothers to walk to clinics. Read more

  • Article: Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says
    Citizenship

    Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 5, 2019

    And 4.9 million people in the region may soon need humanitarian assistance. Read more

  • Article: Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence
    Water & Sanitation

    Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    It’s not bullets and bombs that are the biggest threat to children, a new report says. It’s water. Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Idai
    Citizenship

    4 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Idai

    By Joe McCarthy|March 20, 2019

    The relief effort will take months and even years. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Half a Million Children Aren't in School in Africa's Sahel Region
    Education

    Nearly Half a Million Children Aren't in School in Africa's Sahel Region

    Feb. 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Almost 2,000 schools have been closed in Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger. Read more