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Habit of 'handwashing' amongst children...

Habit of 'handwashing' amongst children...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 21 2021

Every year on October 15, under the auspices of the United Nations, Global Handwashing Day is commemorated...

Unicef: 10,000 children killed or maimed...

'10,000 children killed or maimed in...

Middle East

Tue, Oct 19 2021

Four out of every five children need humanitarian assistance in Yemen

WHO working to get Covid19 medical supplies...

WHO working to get Covid19 medical supplies...

World

Thu, Oct 7 2021

So far, North Korea has reported that 40,700 people have been tested for coronavirus and all tests have...

Children dying of malnutrition in...

Malnutrition killing Afghan kids

South Asia

Sat, Oct 2 2021

By the end of 2021, one million Afghan children under the age of five may need treatment for life-threatening...

Unicef: 26 ultra-low temp freezers boosting...

‘Unicef freezers aiding Bangladesh’s...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 2 2021

Each of these freezers can hold over 300,000 doses of coronavirus vaccines

Unicef: Only 1 in 3 children fed properly...

Unicef: Only 1 in 3 children fed properly...

Health

Wed, Sep 22 2021

36% of children under five years of age in Bangladesh continue to be affected by different forms of...

Unicef calls for schools to reopen in...

Unicef calls for schools to reopen

World

Thu, Sep 16 2021

The Asian Development Bank estimated school closures lasting more than a year could slash future earnings...

Unicef welcomes Bangladesh’s decision...

Unicef welcomes Bangladesh’s decision...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 6 2021

Schools, colleges in Bangladesh are all set to reopen on September 12

Bangladesh children at ‘extremely high...

Bangladesh children at ‘extremely high...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 24 2021

More than 19 million children are vulnerable to impacts of climate change

Unicef: First day of school indefinitely...

Unicef: 1st day of school postponed...

World

Tue, Aug 24 2021

At least eight million of these young learners have been waiting for over a year

Unicef: Children in Bangladesh at extremely...

Unicef: Children in Bangladesh at extremely...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 20 2021

Bangladesh ranks second among South Asian countries where children are at extremely high risk of the...

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