G20 countries urged to stop ‘COVID generation’ from being locked out of the classroom

A group of 275 former world leaders, economists and business leaders on Wednesday, urged the G20…

US: 97,000 children tested positive for COVID-19 in 16-30 July period

The new report by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children’s Hospital Association found that…

A third of world’s children poisoned by lead: UNICEF analysis

Lead poisoning is affecting children on a “massive and previously unknown scale”, according to a ground-breaking…

COVID-19 is making a global childcare crisis even worse: UNICEF

Following the release of a UN study that shows at least 40 million children have missed…

COVID-19: WHO, UNICEF warn of a decline in children’s life-saving vaccinations

The World Health Organization and UNICEF warned today of an alarming decline in the number of…

Children Suicides: Is Kerala stifling children’s cry for help?

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in his press meet on 10 July 2020 informed that from…

COVID related issues; Over 9 lakh children could die in 12 months; India among most hit countries: UNICEF

The COVID-19 pandemic is unravelling decades of health, education and other advances for children across South…