Health

The educator guides, youth report, multimedia, videos and stories in this collection of teacher resources are intended for students to discover how the global community is uniting to save children's lives. Youth will learn about the threats to children's well-being and the solutions.

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In this unit students will: 1) Learn about the concept of the under-five...
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In this unit students will: 1) Learn about the main causes of preventable...
  • 9-12
Using the lessons in this unit students will: 1) Develop a definition of “...
  • 6-8
In this unit students will: 1) Examine the characteristics of “communities...
  • 9-12
In this unit students will: 1) Review the basic facts on malaria and its...
  • 6-8
In this unit students will: 1) Become familiar with four key strategies...
  • 9-12
Read about how community health partnerships in Nepal are helping to...
  • 9-12
Polio, a disease that once ravaged much of the world, now remains endemic...
  • 6-8
  • 9-12
Thirty years ago, former UNICEF Executive Director James P. Grant launched...
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A global food crisis and a faltering economy have put more children at...
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Polio remains endemic in only three countries: Nigeria, Afghanistan and Pak...
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Children are born with fundamental human rights - UNICEF's mission is to re...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
UNICEF USA: Malnutrition in Guatemala
Guatemala has the fourth highest malnutrition rate in the world and 50% of...
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Watch a video about efforts to vaccinate children against polio in the Demo...
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  • 9-12
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Learn about how UNICEF is working with the government of Turkmenistan to io...
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UNICEF and Kiwanis recently announced a historic five-year partnership to e...
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Listen to a podcast that explains the health situation that many expectant...
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UNICEF is working to provide access to healthcare which will lower the...
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UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake visited Pakistan earlier this week...
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UNICEF and Kiwanis International recently announced a five-year...
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