UNICEF says Namibia among 26 African countries showing a decline in daily COVID-19 cases

by editor1 / Sep 14, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Namibia is among 26 African countries, recording a decrease in new confirmed COVID-19 cases.

Health Ministry, UNICEF host Free Women Conference at Outjo

by editor1 / Aug 30, 2019 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Health and Social Services and UNICEF held the first-ever Free Women Conference. The conference aims to educate women on how to prevent mother-to-child transmission and other reproductive health issues.

NFA Galz and Goals regional coordinators conclude training

by editor / Jul 22, 2019 / 0 comments

-The Namibia Football Association in collaboration with UNICEF concluded a two-day training for Galz & Goals Regional Coordinators in Windhoek this weekend

UNICEF Namibia condemns senseless killing of Cheryl Ujaha

by editor1 / Sep 03, 2018 / 0 comments

The United Nations Children's Fund office in Namibia has condemned the senseless murder of Cheryl Ujaha.

Government called to consider adjusting monthly social grants for vulnerable children

by editor1 / Aug 23, 2018 / 0 comments

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is calling on Government to consider the adjustment of monthly social grants for vulnerable children to match inflation rates.

Ministry, UNICEF launch publications to improve quality education delivery

by editor1 / Jun 29, 2018 / 0 comments
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-In an effort to strengthen Namibia's education system, the Ministry of Basic Education, Arts and Culture, in collaboration with UNICEF, launched various publications to improve efficiency in the delivery of quality education.

Namibia, Japan and UNICEF sign agreement aimed at improving health systems

by editor1 / Feb 27, 2018 / 0 comments

Japan and Namibia, complemented by UNICEF, have signed a trilateral cooperation agreement, worth more than N$9 million, aimed at improving health systems and mitigating of natural disasters.

7% of young people in Namibia marry before the age of 18

by editor1 / May 26, 2017 / 0 comments

15 million children in the world are said to be victims of child marriages and UNICEF estimates Africa has the highest number, while Namibia has an estimated 7% of young people that marry before the age of 18.

UNICEF addresses national dialogue on preventing harmful cultural practices

by editor / Feb 13, 2017 / 0 comments

UNICEF Country representative says for too long, women and girls have suffered the devastating consequences of physical and psychological attacks, due to harmful cultural practices.

UNICEF donates anatomically correct dolls to sexually abused children

by editor / Dec 08, 2016 / 0 comments

The United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, has donated anatomically correct dolls, to allow children that have been sexually abused to express themselves better.