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Unicef, Unesco: Reopening of schools...

Unicef: Reopening of schools cannot...

Education

Mon, Jul 12 2021

Educational institutions in Bangladesh have remained shut since March 16 last year due to Covid-19

Unicef mourns death of children in Narayanganj...

Unicef mourns death of children in Narayanganj...

Nation

Sun, Jul 11 2021

At least 52 people have died in the fire at the factory of Hashem Foods Limited

Report: 3 in 10 people did not have...

Report: 68.3m Bangladeshis lack safe...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 1 2021

COVID-19 has highlighted the urgent need to ensure everyone can access good hand hygiene, says the...

ILO, Unicef record first increase in...

ILO, Unicef record first increase in...

World

Sat, Jun 12 2021

Bangladesh must keep fight against child labour at top of agenda, says ILO

Celebrities call on G7 to share vaccines...

Celebrities call on G7 to share vaccines...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jun 8 2021

Liam Neeson, Orlando Bloom and Priyanka Chopra Jonas were among the signatories to the letter

Unicef: S Asia Covid-19 surge may hit...

Unicef: S Asia Covid-19 surge may hit...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 21 2021

India recorded the highest number of deaths from Covid-19 on a single day in the history of the pandemic...

G7 urged to donate emergency supplies...

G7 urged to donate emergency supplies...

World

Mon, May 17 2021

Unicef said that other manufacturing limitations outside India had also slowed supply of Covax doses...

Unicef for maintaining positive child...

Unicef for maintaining positive child...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 27 2021

Millions of children globally at risk from deadly diseases, says WHO, Unicef and Gavi

‘Speed, simplicity needed to ease acquisition,...

‘Vaccine supply chain needs to be...

World

Tue, Apr 6 2021

No one is safe until everyone is safe, says Unicef Executive Director Henrietta H Fore

Biggest share of Indian-made vaccines...

Over 33% Indian-made vaccines for poor...

World

Tue, Mar 30 2021

Many poor nations entirely reliant on the program have so far received little or no vaccine

Asian countries seek vaccine supplies...

Asian nations seek vaccine supplies...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 30 2021

The Serum Institute was due to deliver 90 million vaccine doses to Covax over March and April

Unicef: Covax expects full vaccine supplies...

Unicef: Covax expects full vaccine supplies...

Coronavirus

Sun, Mar 28 2021

Covax was expecting a total of 90 million doses from SII in March and April, of which it has received...

Neonatal healthcare services hard hit...

Neonatal healthcare services hard hit...

Nation

Fri, Mar 19 2021

According to the Unicef, a United Nations agency responsible for providing humanitarian and developmental...

Unicef, BFF ask girls to realize football...

Unicef, BFF ask girls to partake in...

Football

Thu, Mar 18 2021

‘Encouraging girls to play sports is an important step towards tackling issues like gender inequality...

Unicef: $1bn more needed for Covax vaccine...

Unicef: $1bn more needed for Covax vaccine...

World

Wed, Mar 10 2021

The Covax initiative aims to deliver at least 2 billion Covid-19 vaccine doses this year, including 1.3...

IDLC & UNICEF join hands to improve...

IDLC & UNICEF join hands to improve...

Business

Wed, Mar 10 2021

Under the partnership, IDLC will support the renovation of the tea gardens’ health facility with...

Unicef: 10m additional girls at risk...

Unicef: 10m additional girls at risk...

World

Mon, Mar 8 2021

With 25 million child marriages averted in the last decade, Unicef issues warning on International Women’s...

Unicef: 168m children worldwide have...

'168m students out of schools...

World

Wed, Mar 3 2021

It welcomes Bangladesh's decision to reopen schools March 30

Rohingya camp fire destroys 4 Unicef...

Rohingya camp fire destroys 4 Unicef...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Jan 19 2021

It was unclear who might attack the schools, which were empty at the time

Unicef: Children cannot afford another...

'Kids can't afford more time out of...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 12 2021

Closing schools must be a measure of last resort, after all other options have been considered, says...

Unicef: Over 9,200 babies born in Bangladesh...

Over 9,200 babies born on New Year’s...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jan 2 2021

In total, an estimated 140 million children will be born in 2021, according to Unicef