India’s new COVID-19 wave is spreading like ‘wildfire’, warns UNICEF

A new wave of COVID-19 infections is spreading like “wildfire” across India, leaving many youngsters destitute,…

Many countries spending more on debt than education and health

Around one in eight nations spends more on debt than on social services, according to a…

Millions of children in crisis hotspots ‘on the brink of famine’, warns UNICEF

More than 10 million children in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, northeast Nigeria, the Central…

Millions of children at risk of polio, measles epidemics

Globally, millions of children are at a heightened risk of polio and measles – dangerous but…

Globally, 1 in 3 children missed out on remote learning when COVID-19 shuttered schools: UNICEF

For at least 463 million children whose schools closed due to COVID-19, “there was no such…

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…