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UNICEF holds consultation on Communication for behaviour change

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: UNICEF organised an international workshop here for content updation of Communication for Social and Behaviour Change. Diwakar Shukla, Director Jagran School of Journalism and Communication, Jagran Lakecity University, who was invited to attend the international workshop, said the experts, who joined the Delhi consultation, focussed attention on modules of social and

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UNICEF’s Gift to Dads: Fathers Are The Best Child Development Resources

Neelam Jain If the relationship between food and mood is a verified phenomenon, the correlation between foods you got as an infant and how you will do in life is even more important. New Delhi: If you’ve ever found yourself a couch potato in front of the TV after a bad day, mindlessly scooping ice cream

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Gaping gaps in Primary Education in Madhya Pradesh

Lalit Shastri Twenty years after the launch of the District Primary Education Programme (DPEP) as a major initiative at the national level to revitalise the primary education system and to achieve the objective of universalisation of primary education, the scenario at the primary education front remains rather dismal in Madhya Pradesh, where 5295 of the

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Right to Education: Still significant way to go

Newsroom24x7 Desk Pachmarhi (Madhya Pradesh): Much headway has been made in the central Indian State of Madhya Pradesh in enforcing the Right to Education but still there are significant gaps that need to be bridged. This was pointed out by Trevor Clark, Chief UNICEF,  Madhya Pradesh while setting the tone at a workshop on ‘Using social/web

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Four UNICEF staff members killed in terrorist attack in Somalia

Newsroom24x7 Desk Nairobi, Kenya: Four UNICEF staff members have reportedly been killed in an attack on a vehicle in which they were riding in Garowe, Somalia. Four other UNICEF colleagues are reportedly in a serious condition and the casualty figure is likely to rise. The IED (improvised explosive device) attack occurred when the staff were

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