Jeannette Twishima smiles, holding her 22-month-old daughter, Charlène Bisengimana, as she displays the child’s health card inside their home, in Nkoyoyo Colline in the north-eastern Muyinga Province of Burundi. They have just returned from the immunization outreach post at the market. The health card contains the record of the child’s vaccination against measles during the UNICEF-supported immunization campaign. © UNICEF/NYHQ2012-0482/Christine Nesbitt http://www.unicef.org Face, Child Health, Cards Inside, Health Cards, Children, Display, Daughters, Child Vaccine, Human
Rosemary, 9, writes on a blackboard in a primary school classroom in Tarawa, Kiribati. Kiribati is one of 14 Pacific Island Countries, which form a group of atolls dispersed over 30 million square kilometres of the Pacific Ocean. UNICEF is working with health ministries to improve birth registration practices and other child health initiates; deliver psychosocial support to children and families; and raise awareness of HIV/AIDS. © UNICEF/Giacomo Pirozzi - www.unicef.org
Birth registration - A nurse records the footprint of a newborn on a chart just after birth, in the maternity ward of the UNICEF-assisted Union hospital, in Beijing, China. Worldwide, under-5 mortality has declined from more than 12 million deaths in 1990 to 7.6 million in 2010 – yet thousands of children still die every day from preventable diseases. This image is part of a series highlighting global efforts to improve child survival. © UNICEF/Roger LeMoyne www.apromiserenew...
Bahati Traoré holds her sleeping newborn daughter, wrapped securely against her for warmth to reduce the risk of hypothermia, at the Kita Regional Reference Health Centre in the town of Kita in the western Kayes Region of Mali. The treatment is part of the ‘Kangaroo Mother Care’ method and was invented in Colombia in the 1980s to provide an alternative for premature or underweight newborns who have no access to incubators. © UNICEF/Olivier Asselin - www.unicef.org
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her daughter is suffering from cancer , and she was wondering why everyone seem to have hair ,so her mother shaved her hair to comfort her ♥ , how gr8 a mom can be ♥ –