Thursday, November 21, 2019

Tag: unicef

Nigeria Suspends UNICEF Alleging ‘Clandestine’ Activity, ...

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's military has lifted a suspension of UNICEF's work in the extremist-threatened northeast just hours after it accused the U.N....

Sierra Leone Officials Struggling with Just What...

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Seven-year-old Ali Mansaray must build a new life for himself after surviving the mudslides and flooding that killed nearly...

U.N.: 300,000 Children Migrating Solo, Up Nearly...

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Authorities have documented more than 300,000 children migrating alone worldwide over a two-year period, marking a dramatic escalation of a...

‘I Had Ethiopia Stolen from Me’—Adoptions of...

Adoption agencies paint international adoptions through rose-colored glasses: A child from an impoverished home in a Third World country gets the opportunity to become...

UNICEF, Barclays Team up to Assist Africa’s...

The African continent is booming with entrepreneurs starting businesses of every size and type. At a roundtable discussion held by the Guardian and sponsored by...

8 Accounts of Black People Being Used...

Gynecology Invented Through The Torture of Black Women In the 19th century, the father of modern gynecology, J. Marion Sims, conducted his research experiments on...

Somalia Launches Campaign to Enroll a Million...

The Somali authorities are launching a wide-ranging campaign to give one million children and youth access to education as part of an ambitious Go...

UNICEF: Breastfeeding Could Prevent Deaths of 1...

On the 20th anniversary of World Breastfeeding Week, UNICEF says strong national policies supporting breastfeeding could prevent the deaths of around 1 million children...

Serena Williams Turns 30; Named UNICEF Goodwill...

Things are looking up for tennis champion Serena Williams. After a courageous comeback to the sport she loved was marred by a momentary lapse...