As millions of children return to school for the new academic session, vaccinating teachers and other school staff against Covid-19 disease can help make schools a safe place against the infectious disease, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Unicef said. Continue Reading
Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL), as a part of its global partnership with UNICEF, has donated 5.5 lakh soaps to various vulnerable communities including people residing in slums, rural and tribal areas, Covid patients and frontline workers in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading
A top official of the World Health Organization (WHO) has said that Pakistan could be the next polio-free country, after years of continued efforts to eradicate the crippling disease. Continue Reading
Trisha, a UNICEF brand ambassador, took to social media to share an advisory against the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue Reading
The UN Security Council met behind closed doors on Friday to discuss an uptick in violence in the embattled Syrian opposition stronghold of Idlib, diplomats told AFP.
Nearly 4,00,000 babies were born around the world on New Year’s Day with India recording the highest number of these births worldwide at 67,385, the UN children’s agency said. Continue Reading
The UNICEF has been working with the authorities to prioritise birth registration, including training community workers and launching public awareness programmes in vulnerable areas Continue Reading