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    UNICEF alerts people against coronavirus misinformation

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:03am on March 09, 2020

    The United Nations Children Fund on Sunday issued a statement alerting people against misleading information about the possible preventive steps against the novel disease purporting...

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    Efforts can save 1,40,000 Bangladesh kids from pneumonia deaths: UNICEF

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:27am on January 30, 2020

    Boosting efforts to fight pneumonia could avert nearly 140,000 child deaths from pneumonia and other major diseases in Bangladesh, according to a new analysis. Forecasts...

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    UNICEF delegation calls on UGC chairman

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:44am on January 20, 2020

    A three-member delegation from UNICEF called on the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh chairman Kazi Shahidullah at the latter’s office in Dhaka on Sunday. UNICEF,...

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    Bangladeshi diplomat elected UNICEF president

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 10:42pm on January 15, 2020

    Bangladesh permanent representative and ambassador to the United Nations Rabab Fatima was unanimously elected as the president of the executive board of the United Nations...

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    4.3m children still out of school in Bangladesh: UNICEF

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on November 24, 2019

    At present 4.3 million children aged between six and 15 years are still out of schools in Bangladesh, said UNICEF’s representative in Dhaka Tomoo Hozumi...

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    Action must in South Asia to clean the air for children: Unicef

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on November 08, 2019

    UNICEF executive director Henrietta Fore on Thursday said that immediate action was needed in South Asia to clean the air for children. She said about...

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    UNICEF calls for South Asian action to eradicate air pollution

    Online Desk . New Age | Updated at 04:33pm on November 07, 2019

    The UNICEF executive director Henrietta Fore on Thursday urged the governments of the countries in the South Asian region and around the world to take...

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    700m children undernourished or overweight: UNICEF

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 06:00pm on October 15, 2019

    A third of the world’s nearly 700 million children under five years old are undernourished or overweight and face lifelong health problems as a consequence,...

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    Peacebuilding initiative launched in Cox’s Bazar

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:39am on October 07, 2019

    UNICEF and the European Union launched a peacebuilding programme for 20,500 adolescents and youth from the Bangladeshi and Rohingya communities to strengthen social...

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    PM ‘Champion of Skill Development for Youth’

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New York | Updated at 04:14pm on September 27, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has received an award titled ‘Champion of Skill Development for Youth’ for Bangladesh’s great success in youth skill development. The United...