People in Gaza ravaged by hunger, Israeli bombing & lack of clean water, 'deaths from disease could outstrip those from war', UN says
Unicef spokesperson's comments came as US and Israeli spy bosses flew to Qatar for talks on how to extend the truce further in exchange for the release of more hostages by Hamas.
UNICEF estimates that acute malnutrition in children could increase by nearly 30 per cent in Gaza over the next months.
"Inside the Strip, there is nowhere safe for Gaza’s one million children to turn," UNICEF's executive director Catherine Russell said in a statement.
As per UNICEF estimates, at the current rate, millions across India will be forced into child marriages until at least 2050.
Witnessing the process of purifying and supplying water to every household in Delhi left a profound impact on all inspecting officials, and they highly applauded the efforts of the DJB, sources said.
In the policy brief, they had said that consensual sexual acts involving adolescents above 16 years of age should be decriminalised.
According to the analysis, China and the Philippines are among the countries that recorded the highest absolute numbers of child displacements.
UNICEF said that it sorely lacked funds, noting that it had received just a quarter of the USD 838 million (784 million euros) it had requested to help 10 million children in Sudan.
The Chief Minister explained him about the steps being taken to attain sustainable development goals in various sectors.
Throughout the latter part of the first year and up to one-third of the second year of life, breast milk continues to provide a significant portion, if not more, of a child’s nutritional requirements.
Cynthia McCaffrey, representative of UNICEF India, highlighted the necessity of involving youth in decision-making processes.
Every child deserves to be protected against life-threatening diseases with routine immunization, said Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, the regional director of WHO's South-East Asia region.
The event, which is being hosted by the Ministry of Education, will be followed by a meeting of education ministers from G20 countries on June 22.
The United Nations agency said an estimated 13 million children were in "dire need" of humanitarian assistance.
The children had been trapped in the fighting for over seven weeks as food and other supplies dwindled.
The mission will further rope in various non-government organisations, academicians and civil society groups for the healthier future of adolescents and children.