To improve the safety of girls and women in Rohingya refugee camps, UNICEF with support from @KfW organized small group discussions on harmful social norms that fuel domestic violence 🙅♂️
Results show a change in behaviors and attitudes among men! 🙌
Almost 2,000 children die every day from pneumonia – a preventable & treatable disease. ⚠️
Too many children are still unable to access services that can save their lives & #COVID19 has put decades of work to improve child survival in jeopardy.
‘Communication is aid.’
Tahmina Akhtar, a 19-year-old #Rohingya is conducting a one-on-one interaction with #refugees on COVID-19 and vaccination.
UNICEF and partners are disseminating the right messages through the most suitable channels.
Every child has a right to voice their opinion. Encouraging children with disabilities to express their opinions boosts their self-confidence. 📣
We must support the voices of children with disabilities and protect their right to be included. 🙌
2 M+ lifesaving COVID-19 vaccines donated by France 🇫🇷 delivered via COVAX by UNICEF arrived safely last night in #Bangladesh! 🙌🏽
To save lives and prevent the deadly variants, wealthy countries must #DonateDosesNow.
Thanks to France for this critical contribution! 🙏
Almost 2,000 children die every day from pneumonia – a preventable disease.⚠️
Many children are still unable to access essential services which can save their lives & #COVID19 has subdued decades of work.
Let's work together to keep #EveryChildALIVE#StopPneumonia w/@ProthomAlo
Every time a woman speaks up about her experience of sexual violence and she’s not believed, the cycle of abuse continues. Every time you hear a survivor’s story:
Survivors of violence deserve justice, and nothing less.
“People are for people,” says 13-year-old Samia from #Bangladesh, who thinks if we all stand together as a source of strength and inspiration to each other, the world will soon be more beautiful, and the #COVID loss will be recovered.
We agree with Samia💙Do you?
“I walk daily from tap to tap to test water quality,” says Jyoshna Chakma, a water sample collector.
UNICEF & partners are ensuring that #Rohingya refugee children and their families receive clean drinking water every day.
Mahbuba, a community nutrition worker uses a circumference tape to assess the nutritional status of a child in Khurushkul Union.
UNICEF & partners are helping to improve the nutritional status of children in the host communities.
Covid-19 “is going to become endemic … the goal is just to tame it,” infectious diseases specialist Dr. Amesh Adalja says amid new variant concerns.
UNICEF’s Lily Caprani says the world has not solved how to equally distribute vaccines, and many remain “dangerously unprotected.”
The emergence of the #OmicronVariant is alarming but not surprising. We've said it before and we'll say it again: No one is safe until everyone is safe. Rich countries must #DonateDosesNow. Meanwhile, wear your masks, wash your hands and social distance.
According to our Changing Childhood Project, both young and older generations agree:
The worst effects of climate change can be stopped with urgent #ClimateAction.
What action would you like to see from your government?
The Belgian Ambassador to Bangladesh Francois Delhaye visited a UNICEF learning centre in Cox's Bazar yesterday!
He talked to Rohingya refugee children & parents to learn more about their needs. They discussed the importance of girls' education & prevention of child marriage.
In #Bangladesh, children with disabilities are far more likely to experience severe corporal punishment compared to children without disabilities.
UNICEF urges the govt to support children with disabilities by enacting policies that combat stigma & discrimination.
Young girls across the globe are breaking gender stereotypes and standing up to reclaim their hopes for a fair future. 🙌
UNICEF Representative to Bangladesh Sheldon Yett asks Trisha about her hopes and dreams. 👇👇
‘Coping with COVID-19’ season two launches 29 Nov, stay tuned!
Multi-Purpose Centres in the #Rohingya#refugee camps and host communities are the most colourful!🎨💙💚💜🧡❤️
Children learn painting, skills and games as well as receive the essential protection and learning services under one roof.
#ForEveryChild, creativity 🎨
❌It happens to everyone
❌It's because you're pretty
❌What were you wearing?
These are not an excuse for sexual harassment.
There is NO excuse for sexual harassment.