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18 Feb 2015 description

Leaders from around the world are All In to end the AIDS epidemic among adolescents

UNAIDS, UNICEF, UNFPA, WHO, PEPFAR, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, the MTV Staying Alive Foundation and youth movements represented by PACT and Y+ join President Uhuru Kenyatta to launch All In, a new platform for action against the adolescent AIDS epidemic.

18 Feb 2015 description

L’ONUSIDA, l’UNICEF, l’UNFPA, l’OMS, le PEPFAR, le Fonds mondial de lutte contre le sida, la tuberculose et le paludisme, la Fondation MTV Staying Alive et des mouvements de jeunes représentés par PACT et Y+ se sont retrouvés autour du Président Uhuru Kenyatta pour lancer l’initiative **All In*, nouvelle plateforme d’action contre l’épidémie de sida des adolescents.*

13 Feb 2015 description
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NUEVA YORK, 12 de febrero de 2015 – Los niños son cada vez más vulnerables al reclutamiento y el uso por grupos armados a medida que los conflictos son más brutales, intensos y generalizados en todo el mundo, dijeron hoy UNICEF y el Representante Especial de la ONU para los Niños y los Conflictos Armados, con motivo del Día Internacional contra el Uso de Niños Soldados.

12 Feb 2015 description

NEW YORK, 12 février 2015 – Les enfants sont de plus en plus vulnérables au recrutement et à l'utilisation par des groupes armés, alors que les conflits partout dans le monde deviennent plus brutaux et redoublent d’intensité et de fréquence, ont déclaré aujourd’hui l’UNICEF et la Représentante spéciale de l'ONU pour les enfants et les conflits armés, à l'occasion de la Journée internationale contre l'utilisation d'enfants soldats.

12 Feb 2015 description

Children are increasingly vulnerable to recruitment and use by armed groups as conflicts around the world become more brutal, intense and widespread, UNICEF and the UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict said today to mark the International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers.

11 Feb 2015 description
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El ídolo mundial conmemora sus 10 años como Embajador de Buena Voluntad de UNICEF con una nueva campaña para poner a los niños primero

LONDRES, 9 de febrero de 2015 – David Beckham y UNICEF presentan hoy una iniciativa innovadora, 7: El Fondo David Beckham UNICEF, para proteger contra el peligro a millones de niños en todo el mundo.

09 Feb 2015 description
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La célébrité mondiale marque ses 10 ans au poste d’Ambassadeur itinérant de l’UNICEF en redoublant d’efforts pour donner la priorité aux enfants

LONDRES, le 9 février 2015 – David Beckham et l'UNICEF lancent aujourd'hui une initiative sans précédent, 7: The David Beckham UNICEF Fund (7 : le Fonds David Beckham UNICEF), pour protéger des millions d’enfants.

09 Feb 2015 description
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Global icon marks 10 years as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador with new drive to put children first

LONDON, 9 February 2015 – David Beckham and UNICEF are today launching a groundbreaking initiative, 7: The David Beckham UNICEF Fund, to protect millions of children around the world from danger.

06 Feb 2015 description

UNFPA, UNICEF, Confédération internationale des sages-femmes et Fédération internationale de gynécologie et d’obstétrique

05 Feb 2015 description

Joint statement on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) by UNFPA, UNICEF, the International Confederation of Midwives and the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics

Female genital mutilation (FGM) violates the human rights and undermines the health and well-being of some 3 million girls each year. More than 130 million girls and women in the 29 countries in Africa and the Middle East where the practice is concentrated today have undergone some form of FGM – and the impact on their lives is enormous.

05 Feb 2015 description
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By Kristin Taylor

NEW YORK, United States of America, 4 February 2015 – The number and scale of humanitarian emergencies in 2014 made it an unprecedented year in UNICEF’s work to meet the needs of children and families affected by crisis.

29 Jan 2015 description
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UNICEF launches US$3.1 billion appeal to reach more children in emergencies

Over 60 million children at risk in “new generation” of crises

GENEVA, 29 January 2015 - UNICEF is launching a US$3.1 billion appeal – its largest ever – to reach 62 million children at risk in humanitarian crises worldwide – a US$1 billion jump in funding needs since last year’s appeal.

29 Jan 2015 description
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BY FRANCESCA MONETI

Être un enfant heureux. Faire partie d’une famille qui vit en harmonie dans un foyer paisible. Être un parent doté de la pleine capacité et des connaissances nécessaires pour élever ses enfants de façon à leur donner la possibilité de vivre en bonne santé et de s’épanouir sans être exposés à la violence. Être entouré par une communauté solide et paisible.

27 Jan 2015 description
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New study on child poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa

Two thirds of children in sub-Saharan Africa experience multiple deprivations

New UNICEF study provides extensive new data and analysis of multidimensional child poverty

22 Jan 2015 description
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Poorest students receive up to 18 times less public education resources than the wealthiest, says UNICEF

UNICEF calls on governments, donors and the private sector not only to invest more, but also to invest more wisely in education

19 Jan 2015 description
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Adolescents twice as likely to be out of school as children of primary school age, say UNESCO and UNICEF

New report shows why ‘business as usual’ won’t lead to universal primary or secondary education

15 Jan 2015 description

Thank you IKEA customers and co-workers! The IKEA U.S. Soft Toy Campaign 2014 raised almost $1.2 million.

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31 Dec 2014 description
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CAPE TOWN/LONDON/RIO DE JANEIRO/NEW YORK, 31 December 2014 – On New Year’s Eve, John Lennon’s anthem to hope and peace, Imagine, will take centre stage in capitals across the world to help inspire a global movement towards a better future for every child.

Live performances of Imagine at New Year’s Eve events in Cape Town, London, Rio de Janeiro and New York will highlight urgent action needed to address key challenges facing children, including poverty, violence, the impact of climate change, and the barriers that prevent so many children from reaching their full potential.

31 Dec 2014 description

Exposure to conflict affects children in several ways, ranging from direct killings and injuries, to more subtle, yet persistent and irreversible effects on schooling, health, nutrition, future opportunities and well-being. Children’s educational attainment is particularly compromised by exposure to violence. Conflict-affected countries include over 20% of all children of primary school age, but account for around half of all out-of-school children of primary school age (UNESCO, 2011, 2013).