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Malawi’s village health heroes
Malawi’s village health heroes
In remote villages hours away from Malawi’s cities, community health workers are saving the lives of small children in makeshift outdoor...
Malawi's drone battlefield is on the humanitarian front
Malawi's drone battlefield is on the humanitarian front
The first humanitarian drone corridor in Africa has been launched in Kasungu, Malawi, creating a real-life testing ground to use drones to deliver...
The children who bear the brunt of South Sudan’s refugee crisis
The children who bear the brunt of South Sudan’s refugee crisis
Deng Mawut was at home when the rebels came. The six-year-old cowered behind his mother with his siblings. They were looking for his father, a...
Uganda offers sanctuary to refugees while global leaders renege on aid promises
Uganda offers sanctuary to refugees while global leaders renege on aid promises
The "Pearl of Africa" is now the third largest host country of refugees in the world, after welcoming an average of 2 000 displaced men,...
Surviving El Niño
Surviving El Niño
The worst drought in 35 years. Ruined crops. Livestock lying dead in parched river beds. The risk of torrential flooding and deadly mudslides on...
[Video]Child mortality declining in Niger
[Video]Child mortality declining in Niger
A Nigerien blogger visits villages in Niger, investigating whether child mortality rates have improved since the commitment to the MDGs in 2000.
[Slideshow]Water: Daily use in families around the world
[Slideshow]Water: Daily use in families around the world
Photographer Ashley Gilbertson photographed families in seven different countries for Unicef, documenting their comparative daily water use.
[Video]HIV positive and pregnant: Six women’s stories
[Video]HIV positive and pregnant: Six women’s stories
A powerful documentary by Unicef and the Global Fund about 6 women living with HIV, doing everything in their power to give birth to healthy babies.
Horror of Yemeni war's child victims
Horror of Yemeni war's child victims
If Hisham Abdulaziz had left al-Mazraq refugee camp in Yemen a few minutes later, he would also have been incinerated in the airstrike, just like the...
[Video]Malawi floods leave learners displaced
[Video]Malawi floods leave learners displaced
Unicef follows Rita Nota, who is staying at Bangula Primary School since the floods left her family homeless, as she attempts to continue her studies.
Malaria deaths halved since 2000
Malaria deaths halved since 2000
The number of people dying from malaria has almost halved since 2000, although progress in West Africa risks being reversed by the Ebola outbreak,...