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Feb 27, 2018
Olympic champion Usain Bolt to play UNICEF charity football match at Manchester United's Old TraffordMultiple Olympic champion Usain Bolt will line up opposite British pop star Robbie Williams in a charity football match at Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium.
Feb 20, 2018
Babies born in world's poorest countries still face alarming risks of death: UNICEFBabies born in the world's poorest countries, most of them in Africa, still face "alarming" risks of death that can be 50 times as high as those in the richest countries.
Feb 19, 2018
Blockchain is being used for humanitarian aid with charities experimenting with technology to improve their workFor aid and development groups, blockchain can come in all shapes and sizes.
Feb 01, 2018
Nearly 30 percent of young people in countries affected by conflict are illiterate: UNICEFNearly 30 percent of young people between the ages of 15 and 24 in countries affected by conflict and disaster are illiterate, UNICEF said.
Jan 21, 2018
Over 13 Syrian refugees died of cold while fleeing to Lebanon, says United NationThe number of Syrians who have died trying to flee their war-torn country into neighbouring Lebanon during a snowstorm has risen to at least 13, the United Nations said on Sunday.
Jan 14, 2018
WHO and UNICEF to collaborate with Bangladesh to vaccinate 475, 000 Rohingya children against diphtheriaWHO, UNICEF and health sector partners are working with Bangladesh's health ministry to vaccinate more than 475,000 children in Rohingya refugee camps and temporary settlements
Dec 27, 2017
Child sex abuse and Mumbai: Is the city equipped to provide mental health support to survivors?There is a glaring lack of mental health practitioners who can provide help to survivors of child sex abuse | #FirstCulture
Dec 12, 2017
Unicef calls for increased involvement in keeping children safe from the ills of the internetThe report also examines how the internet increases children's vulnerability to risks and harms, including by misusing their private information etc.
Dec 06, 2017
India's battle with air pollution: UNICEF report says Indian babies face high risk of brain damageA UNICEF report has once again raised the alarm bells about high levels of air pollution and its likely impact on brain development among infants.
Dec 04, 2017
Yuvraj Singh admits to have faced a lot of failures, but is unwilling to give up on career at least till 2019Yuvraj said, "I would like to tell that I am failing. I still fail. I failed the last three fitness tests but yesterday I passed my fitness test. After 17 years I am still failing"