Press releases and statement

Press releases and statement

2 in 3 infants live in countries where dads are not entitled to a single day of paid paternity leave

UNICEF calls for investment in family-friendly policies that support early childhood development including paid paternity and maternity leave, free pre-primary education, and paid breastfeeding breaks

For more information, please contact:

Claudio Fauvrelle
Tel +258 21 481 100
email: cfauvrelle@unicef.org

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Improving the nutritional status of children in Zambezia and Nampula

A total budget of € 29,147147,000 – of which the EU contributed with € 22,200,000 and an additional UNICEF contribution of € 6,947947,000 - is aligned with national strategies and policies and focused in Zambézia and Nampula provinces.

For more information, please contact:

Claudio Fauvrelle
Tel +258 21 481 100
email: cfauvrelle@unicef.org

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25 million child marriages prevented in last decade

Improving trend in child marriage driven largely by significant reductions in South Asia, but problem persists with over 150 million girls likely to marry by 2030

For more information, please contact:

Claudio Fauvrelle
Tel +258 21 481 100
email: cfauvrelle@unicef.org

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World is failing newborn babies

Babies from the best places to be born up to 50 times less likely to die in the first month of life.

For more information, please contact:

Claudio Fauvrelle
Tel +258 21 481 100
email: cfauvrelle@unicef.org

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117 million people living through conflict and disaster lack access to safe water

UNICEF seeks $3.6 billion in emergency assistance for 48 million children caught up in catastrophic humanitarian crises. 84 per cent of appeal for children in countries affected by violence and conflict.

For more information, please contact:

Claudio Fauvrelle
Tel +258 21 481 100
email: cfauvrelle@unicef.org

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Henrietta Fore becomes new UNICEF Executive Director

Henrietta Fore takes office as UNICEF’s seventh Executive Director. 

For more information, please contact:

Claudio Fauvrelle
Tel +258 21 481 100
email: cfauvrelle@unicef.org

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Photographs

High-resolution, professional photographs covering a wide range of issues affecting children are available for news organizations.

For information on how to order photographs, contact UNICEF Mozambique Communication team.

You can also browse our online archive at photo.unicef.org.mz.

Video

Video news packages are available from UNICEF for use by news journalists and current affairs broadcasters. These 10-, 15- and 20-minute Betacam video tapes highlight the plight of children around the world as well as UNICEF-supported programmes in support of children and their communities.

The sequences are shot by professional cameramen and edited loosely to give broadcasters the flexibility to re-edit. Tapes are provided with shot lists and story background. The audio is natural sync sound only.

Available footage includes video news packages with or without narration and PSAs. Footage is collected in the nearly 160 countries in which UNICEF works.

Click here to view a list of all available video news packages.

Public Service Announcements

Professionally produced PSAs, or TV spots, on significant themes and issues affecting children around the world are available in varying lengths and languages with an accompanying script that can be used 'as is' or tailored to fit the needs of your local community or broadcasting station.

Click here to view a list of all available PSAs.

How to order

For information on how to order these video packages in Mozambique, contact UNICEF Mozambique Communication team

All the material is provided free of charge.

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