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Educando niñas
November 16, 2016

Educando niñas

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Mediante el empoderamiento de las comunidades rurales para mejorar la calidad de la educación de las niñas y la infraestructura de las escuelas públicas, más niñas pueden ser educadas. Cuando se educa a las niñas, se está mejorando; la salud, el ...

MomConnect
August 25, 2016

MomConnect

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MomConnect is a mobile phone-based initiative designed to to promote maternal and child wellbeing and reduce mortality, as well as strengthen health services in South Africa. The national initiative seeks to improve patients’ access to ...

U-Report: Voice Matters Project
August 24, 2016

U-Report: Voice Matters Project

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U-Report, developed by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), is a mobile-based communication platform that lets young people, called U-Reporters, share their ideas and opinions on social issues affecting their communities through sms-based ...

#tuvoZcuenta
July 28, 2016

#tuvoZcuenta

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Es una iniciativa promovida por UNICEF para que los jóvenes alcen su voz en la prevención del Zika.  #tuvoZcuenta permite a los jóvenes generar cambios positivos en su comunidad a través de su participación activa en ...

Para que tu bebé nazca sanito, que no te pique el mosquito
July 21, 2016

Para que tu bebé nazca sanito, que no te pique el mosquito

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Esta campaña de prevención fue lanzada el 14 de julio de 2016 en Ecuador como un llamado a las mujeres embarazadas y  a su familia a protegerse del virus Zika. Las principales recomendaciones consisten en prevenir la picadura de mosquitos ...

Art with Syrian Refugees: The Za'atari Project
June 9, 2016

Art with Syrian Refugees: The Za'atari Project

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"While they have escaped the death and destruction of war, these refugees now find themselves in a colorless desert wasteland that contrasts dramatically with their lush, green native region of Daraa, Syria....There is a lack of arts and culture ...

African Vaccination Week (AVW)
June 3, 2016

African Vaccination Week (AVW)

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"Let's raise our voice to celebrate African Vaccination Week and close the immunisation gap!" Celebrated each year since 2011, African Vaccination Week (AVW) provides an opportunity for countries to strengthen immunisation services and systems ...

Mission Zika
May 27, 2016

Mission Zika

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"Our experience around the world shows that children can make a real difference as part of community engagement strategies to address public health issues. This campaign aims to reduce fear, counteract misinformation, and show positive actions ...

Polio Endgame Tokelau Workshop
May 13, 2016

Polio Endgame Tokelau Workshop

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"...just as the Western Pacific Region was seen as a leader in polio eradication by being the second ever WHO region to be certified as polio-free, it can also be a champion in the implementation of the polio endgame..." In July 2015, the United ...

Immunization Partners' Meeting on Advocacy, Communication, and Community Engagement for Routine Immunization
May 4, 2016

Immunization Partners' Meeting on Advocacy, Communication, and Community ...

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"Through our partnership we can help each other to ensure that communication and community engagement are systematically included in immunization programs in order to achieve our global immunization targets." - Dr. Robin Nandy, Chief, ...

Act Now For Tomorrow
March 17, 2016

Act Now For Tomorrow

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This digital mapping project was launched by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in an effort to help young people around the world identify climate issues in their communities and find ways to address them. The global climate map is ...

Promotion of Girls' Education (PROGE)
March 9, 2016

Promotion of Girls' Education (PROGE)

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Promotion of Girls' Education (PROGE) was an initiative to improve retention and transition rates for marginalised girls in Malawi by increasing their access to education and engaging communities through a social mobilisation campaign model. This ...

Engaging Communities in Preparation for Third Round of Polio Vaccination Campaign
February 1, 2016

Engaging Communities in Preparation for Third Round of Polio Vaccination ...

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"Everyone has a role to play in bringing this vaccine to children. Families need the facts about polio and the value of immunization. Please talk to your friends and neighbors. Teach children about polio at school. Go out into your community to ...

World's Largest Lesson
January 5, 2016

World's Largest Lesson

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"If every school in the world teaches children about these goals, we will help them become the generation that changed the world." Through its various entertaining yet educational resources and activities, this collaborative education project is ...

Supplementary Immunization Activities for Measles and Rubella Vaccine in Vanuatu
December 17, 2015

Supplementary Immunization Activities for Measles and Rubella Vaccine in Vanuatu

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In early 2015, the Ministry of Health (MoH) Vanuatu in partnership with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the World Health Organization (WHO) conducted Supplementary Immunization Activities (SIA) for measles and rubella (MR) ...

Pakistan: Polio Communication Capacity Building
November 19, 2015

Pakistan: Polio Communication Capacity Building

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"[P]olio is a disease of illiteracy. We have several segments of the community that to date don't even know what polio is, or how to prevent polio, or about the benefit of vaccinating a child. Otherwise, polio should have been eradicated long ...

MCHIP/Kyrgyzstan Immunisation Programme
October 30, 2015

MCHIP/Kyrgyzstan Immunisation Programme

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"We have a literate population that has the capacity to understand information, which is why our medical staff should be competent to communicate with the population on the information they want to know and are capable of understanding." - ...

Cross-border Vaccinations in the Horn of Africa
October 30, 2015

Cross-border Vaccinations in the Horn of Africa

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"The CGPP and its cross-border approach show that collaboration can trump competition in achieving a common goal. This collaborative method also demonstrates that resources and systems set up for one effort can be adapted to work on other ...

Our School and Girls Education South Sudan (GESS)
September 4, 2015

Our School and Girls Education South Sudan (GESS)

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"BBC Media Action’s radio programmes are part of Girls Education South Sudan [GESS], a major initiative designed to increase the number of girls enrolling in school and completing their education, as well as improving learning outcomes at both ...

Research Project: Rights of the Child for the Digital Age
September 4, 2015

Research Project: Rights of the Child for the Digital Age

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"How can we give children and young people voice in the debate that explores the impact of digital access and use and their rights?"

The Volunteer Community Mobilizer: Promotion of ANC Attendance, Uptake of PMTCT Services
September 3, 2015

The Volunteer Community Mobilizer: Promotion of ANC Attendance, Uptake of ...

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Programme Summary: The Volunteer Community Mobilizer: Promotion of ANC Attendance, Uptake of PMTCT Services, Anambra and Benue states, Nigeria, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) - launched in June 2014.

Field Guide: Three Star Approach for WASH in Schools
July 28, 2015

Field Guide: Three Star Approach for WASH in Schools

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"The Three Star Approach for WASH in Schools is designed to improve the effectiveness of hygiene behaviour change programmes for children and complements UNICEF's broader child-friendly schools initiative and GIZ's 'Fit for School' approach, ...

Early Learning Radio Initiative in Zambia
May 26, 2015

Early Learning Radio Initiative in Zambia

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A pilot project in the Eastern Province of Zambia is working to improve early childhood education (ECE) by using radio to reach out to children who are unable to attend preschool because of poverty, disability, or distance. The Educational ...

Early Steps Program
May 22, 2015

Early Steps Program

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Running from February 2014 to July 2015, the Early Steps Program (ESP) is promoting increased investments and greater understanding of the importance of early childhood development (ECD) as a means to strengthen the business sector and economy of ...

Elembo Radio Drama
April 30, 2015

Elembo Radio Drama

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Broadcasting from February 2015 to October 2016, Elembo is a 156-part serial radio drama that uses entertainment education to address issues such as adolescent reproductive health, child and maternal health, refugees, and deforestation in the ...

Educate Girls
April 17, 2015

Educate Girls

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"By empowering village communities to improve the quality of girls' education and infrastructure in their government schools, more girls can be educated on larger scales. If more girls are educated, then their health, income levels and overall ...

For a Childhood and Adolescence without Violence
April 16, 2015

For a Childhood and Adolescence without Violence

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In celebration of the World Day of Prayer and Action for Children, leaders of different religious and faith communities in Panama, members of the Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC), with the support of the United Nations Children's ...

Tiraarka Qoyska Radio Programme
April 16, 2015

Tiraarka Qoyska Radio Programme

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To help encourage better nutrition, hygiene, and health in Somalia, BBC Media Action implemented a radio-based media and communication project from 2011 to 2013. The radio programme, Tiraarka Qoyska (Pillars of the Family), included a drama ...

Seven Things This Year Campaign on Mother and Child Health
April 13, 2015

Seven Things This Year Campaign on Mother and Child Health

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Launched in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, in July 2012 and completed in 2014, "Seven Things This Year" was a United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) campaign that aimed to engage women and mothers in Myanmar to enhance their role and contribution to ...

Violence Prevention and Education Centres in the Municipality of San Salvador
April 7, 2015

Violence Prevention and Education Centres in the Municipality of San Salvador

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  Under the Joint Programme Violence Reduction and Construction of Social Capital in El Salvador and focused on contributing to the reduction of violence in schools in the municipality of San Salvador, this project was conducted in order to ...

Promotion Strategy of Hygiene Practice in Rural Schools
April 1, 2015

Promotion Strategy of Hygiene Practice in Rural Schools

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Working together, Project Concern International (PCI) and the United Nations Agency for Children (UNICEF) promoted the adoption of three hygienic practices: handwashing with soap, adequate disposal of sewage, and water treatment at the point ...

Schools Transforming Territories
April 1, 2015

Schools Transforming Territories

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This Colombian project is aimed to strengthen the development of citizen capacities in public schools in Bogotá, through the "audiovisual systematization of significant experiences" of the citizenship construction concepts and peaceful ...

All for Childhood, Vote for Childhood
March 31, 2015

All for Childhood, Vote for Childhood

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This Peruvian advocacy campaign promoted by the Mesa de Concertación para la Lucha Contra la Pobreza (MCLCP) brings together more than 50 government entities, civil society, and international organisations to engage candidates for public office ...

I Decide - Yo Decido
March 30, 2015

I Decide - Yo Decido

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To help strengthen the systems of protection for children and youth in Guatemala, since 2013, the organisation Young Guatemala Peace Association, in partnership with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), has undertaken a number of ...

Latin American and Caribbean Network for the Defense of the Rights of Children and Adolescents (REDLAMYC)
March 26, 2015

Latin American and Caribbean Network for the Defense of the Rights of ...

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The REDLAMYC is a network of networks that are national non-governmental organisations (NGOs) on childhood and adolescence active in defending the rights of children and adolescents according to the framework of the Convention on the Rights of ...

Communicators Network for Children and Youth
March 26, 2015

Communicators Network for Children and Youth

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This network was created with the aim of giving voice to Honduran children and adolescents. It seeks to promote their role and participation through organising, leadership, and social mobilisation. Using written media, radio and television, and ...

Voices of   Indigenous Youth: Teens, Ethnicities and Citizenship in Mexico
March 23, 2015

Voices of Indigenous Youth: Teens, Ethnicities and Citizenship in Mexico

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This initiative, from the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the Center for Research and Advanced Studies in Social Anthropology (CIESAS), aimed to amplify the voices of Mexican indigenous adolescents. It explores the relationship ...

Por una Niñez y Adolescencia sin Violencia
March 14, 2015

Por una Niñez y Adolescencia sin Violencia

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En el marco del Día Mundial de Oración y Acción por la Niñez, líderes de diferentes comunidades religiosas y de fe en Panamá, miembros de la Red Global de Religiones a favor de la Niñez (GNRC) con el apoyo de UNICEF Panamá, se  unen ...

Yo decido
March 13, 2015

Yo decido

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Para contribuir a fortalecer los sitemas de protección a favor de la infancia y la juventud en Guatemala, desde 2013 la organización Paz Joven en alianza con UNICEF ha emprendido una serie de estrategias para que los gobiernos locales lleven a ...

Prevención y Atención de Violencia en Centros Educativos del municipio de San Salvador
March 12, 2015

Prevención y Atención de Violencia en Centros Educativos del municipio de ...

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En el marco del Programa Conjunto de Reducción de la Violencia y Construcción de Capital Social en El Salvador, se realizó este proyecto enfocado en contribuir a la disminución de la violencia en centros escolares de tres distritos del municipio ...

Estrategia de Promoción de Prácticas de Higiene en Escuelas Rurales
March 10, 2015

Estrategia de Promoción de Prácticas de Higiene en Escuelas Rurales

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Trabajo conjunto de Project Concern International (PCI) y la Agencia de Naciones Unidas para la Infancia (UNICEF), con el objetivo de promover la adopción de tres prácticas de higiene: lavado de manos con jabón, disposición adecuada de excretas y ...

Voces de jóvenes indígenas: Adolescencias, etnicidades y ciudadanías en México
March 10, 2015

Voces de jóvenes indígenas: Adolescencias, etnicidades y ciudadanías en México

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Esta iniciativa de UNICEF y el Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social (CIESAS), se realizó con el objetivo de dar a conocer las voces de los adolescentes indígenas mexicanos. Surgió del interés por explorar ...

Todos con la Infancia. Vota por la Niñez
February 10, 2015

Todos con la Infancia. Vota por la Niñez

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Campaña de incidencia promovida por el Colectivo Interinstitucional por los Derechos de la Niñez y Adolescencia que reúne a más de 50 entidades del Estado, organizaciones de la sociedad civil y la cooperación internacional, para comprometer a los ...

Black Gold (Ouro Negro) Radio Drama
February 10, 2015

Black Gold (Ouro Negro) Radio Drama

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Black Gold (Ouro Negro) Black Gold (Ouro Negro) is a serial radio drama in Mozambique designed to change behaviours around improving children's health and development. The drama, which is being broadcast nationally in 2016, uses an ...

Promoción de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos: Prevención del embarazo en adolescentes y del VIH
February 9, 2015

Promoción de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos: Prevención del embarazo ...

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Esta iniciativa tiene como objetivo fortalecer el conocimiento de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos, así como disminuir varios de los factores que inciden en el embarazo en adolescentes, en la transmisión del VIH y en el consumo de Sustancias ...

Red de Comunicadores Infantiles y Juveniles
February 4, 2015

Red de Comunicadores Infantiles y Juveniles

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Fue creada con el objetivo de dar voz a los niños, niñas y adolescentes hondureños.

Meningitis Vaccine Project (MVP)
January 28, 2015

Meningitis Vaccine Project (MVP)

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"There is no point in having a vaccine if you cannot roll it out. This is a story for donors, who increasingly need to know that the money which is going into developing countries is actually having an impact, and this is a very good example of ...

I Survived Ebola Multi-media Campaign
January 19, 2015

I Survived Ebola Multi-media Campaign

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Launched in December 2014, the I Survived Ebola campaign is using personal stories and experiences told by Ebola survivors in Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea "to inform, protect, and spread hope" while also countering stigma and discrimination. ...

Kyunki...Jeena Issi Ka Naam Hai
November 20, 2014

Kyunki...Jeena Issi Ka Naam Hai

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"Promoting messages that encourage positive behavior change, be it awareness about HIV/AIDS, educating the girl child, gender equity, safe motherhood, hygiene and sanitation or other key social and health behaviors, Kyunki...is proving to be a ...

Zinc and Health Partnership
November 10, 2014

Zinc and Health Partnership

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The Zinc & Health Partnership, a programme of Teck, a diversified resource company focused on mining, works with international organisations to scale up both short-term and long-term solutions to zinc deficiency. It seeks to get "zinc into ...

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