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Ending child marriage

Tens of millions of girls in the world are married while still children, many before puberty and often to much older men.

Abandoning FGM/C

An estimated three million African girls undergo female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) every year.

Paediatric HIV/AIDS in Zambia - Part IV

Programmes to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV continue to expand in Zambia.

Child’s View – Education is freedom

UNICEF held a photography workshop with 20 students in South Africa’s poorest province.

Conflict and maternal health in Afghanistan

Pregnancy and childbirth remain perilous in Afghanistan, where maternal and child mortality rates are second highest in the world.

Maternal health in post-quake Haiti

The devastating earthquake that hit Haiti in January 2010 also deepened the crisis of maternal health care in the country.