UNICEF urges people to seek information from trusted sources
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has cautioned people against relying on information from social media about the Coronavirus pandemic that cannot be trusted.
Nigeria needs 2million toilets yearly to exit open defecation – UNICEF Specialist
About 24 percent of Nigeria’s population, which is put at 47 million people, according to the 2018 Water Sanitation and Hygiene National Outcome Routine Mapping (WASH NORM) survey, practise open defecation. It has also been revealed that Nigeria ranks second amongst countries practising open defecation globally.
UNICEF to end violence against children
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has reiterated its commitment towards ending Violence Against Children (VAC) by 2030, urging stakeholders and duty-bearers to create safe spaces for children.
Day of African child: UNICEF to put 1 million girls in school
No fewer than 1 million girls from Bauchi, Niger, Katsina, Sokoto and Zamfara states would be enrolled in school through the first phase of the United Nations Children’s Fund’s (UNICEF) Girls for Girls (G4G) initiative.
UNICEF, stakeholders seek end to female genital mutilation
The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has canvassed an end to Female Genital Mutilation and Cutting (FGM/C) in the country.
UNICEF wants more technology start-ups in Nigeria
United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has adopted a venture capital approach to source solutions through its innovation fund, urging more technology ...
UNICEF laments poor child rights act compliance, sensitive-budgeting
The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), has decried the increasing occurrences of child abuse and violence against children in the country, attributing it to poor child-sensitive budgeting of government at all levels.