Tag: UNICEF

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staffDecember 6, 2017

Babies’ brains damaged by pollution

Seventeen million babies under the age of one are breathing toxic air, putting their brain development at risk, the UN ...

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staffJuly 25, 2017

Nigeria has over 50% of the world’s out-of-school children

More than half the world’s children who are not being educated are in Nigeria, the country’s government has said. Acknowledging ...

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staffJune 3, 2017

UNICEF: 10,000 cholera cases in Yemen in 72 hours

An estimated 70,000 cases of cholera have been reported by UNICEF in Yemen, with nearly 600 people dying over the ...

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staffJune 3, 2017

Botched vaccination kills 15 children in South Sudan

At least 15 children have died in rural South Sudan in a botched measles vaccination campaign that saw people as ...

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staffMarch 11, 2017

Hundreds of MILF child soldiers released in Philippines

Hundreds of child soldiers have been released by the Philippines’ main seperatist rebel group, continuing its commitment to end the ...

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staffFebruary 22, 2017

Britain pledges extra $250mn to fight famine in S. Sudan, Somalia

Britain will provide additional aid money to South Sudan, where famine has been declared in parts of the country, and ...