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UNICEF strengthens support for women and children in Venezuela
28-11-2018
UNICEF has flown in nearly 130 tonnes of medicines, health and nutrition supplies for 350,000 women and children in Venezuela since August to boost Government efforts to alleviate the impact of ongoing economic crisis on the most vulnerable.
 

Domestic abuse: “Children are the hidden victims”
28-11-2018
160,000 children in England are living in homes where they witness domestic abuse. The charity says it calculates more than 13,400 women and their 14,350 children escaped to a refuge during the year 2016-17.
 

Millions of poor city children worse off than rural peers
28-11-2018
Millions of poor urban children are more likely to die before their fifth birthday than those living in rural areas, according to a UN study that challenges popular assumptions behind the global urbanization trend.
 

Putting the family at the centre of newborn health
28-11-2018
The European Standards of Care for Newborn Health aim to define and harmonise “the care and treatment that shall be provided by a neonatal service”.
 

South Africa: A non-violent society needs non-violent parenting
25-11-2018
Children learn violence from a young age, often within their homes, so to create a more peaceful South Africa, experts warn that care-givers must stop spanking kids.
 

Canada: What will it take to end physical punishment of children?
25-11-2018
Until the normalization and even justification of violence against children is called out by Canadians, our children will be at risk.
 

Sweden may become latest country to annul child marriages
25-11-2018
Child marriage increases the chances of girls’ dropping out of education, living in poverty and becoming victims of domestic violence.
 

What is happening with children’s mental health?
25-11-2018
We look at the state of services and demand for them after first new data for 13 years is published.
 

Helping kids develop social awareness
25-11-2018
Social awareness is centered on your ability to recognize and understand the emotions of others.
 

A dated and ineffective parenting strategy
25-11-2018
Supernanny may have left our screens, but many parents still rely on timeouts when their kids misbehave. A growing number of experts, though, advise against it.
 
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