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Publication date: April 25, 2019

An estimated 169 million children missed out on the first dose of the measles vaccine between 2010 and 2017, or 21.1 million children a year on average, UNICEF said today.

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Publication date: April 23, 2019

A sense of isolation can lead to mental health issues, teen suicide, trouble with the law, poor school performance and homelessness, warns UNICEF’s One Youth initiative


Publication date: April 17, 2019

Save the Children, UNICEF and partners have successfully reunited 6,000 children with their families after years of separation due to conflict. This is a milestone for the Family Tracing and Reunification (FTR) programme in South Sudan since the first reunification of 420 children in 2014.

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Publication date: April 17, 2019

Kitchener Waterloo Community Foundation, Overlap Associates and UNICEF Canada partner to launch the Waterloo Region One Youth Fund

Publication date: April 12, 2019

More than 3,500 children, most of whom were aged 13 to 17, were recruited by non-state armed groups between 2013 and 2017 and have been used in the ongoing armed conflict in north-east Nigeria – UNICEF said today ahead of the fifth anniversary of the Chibok abduction. 

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Publication date: April 10, 2019

UNICEF’s first-ever global report dedicated to early childhood education highlights a lack of investment in pre-primary education by the majority of governments worldwide

Publication date: April 9, 2019

More than 400 children killed and seriously injured since beginning of 2019 

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Publication date: April 5, 2019

As a result of the Venezuela migrant crisis, an estimated 1.1 million children –  including children uprooted from Venezuela, as well as returnees and those living in host and transit communities – will need protection and access to basic services across Latin America and the Caribbean in 2019, UNICEF said today[1].


Publication date: April 5, 2019

UNICEF report calls for urgent action to keep children safe and mitigate impact on vital services


Publication date: April 3, 2019

A child under the age of 18 dies from violence every day in Honduras. For a country not engaged in active warfare, this figure is staggering.