A midwife listens for heartbeat on the belly of Mariam Moutari, 20, who is 8 month pregnant with her second child, during a pre-natal consutlation at the Bilmari health center in the town of Mirriah, Niger on Wednesday March 21, 2012. Photo: UNICEF NYHQ2012-0329
Sisters collecting waste materials to burn it in the fireplace before sunset in Blaj, Romania. Author: Attila Erdélyi, Hungary This photo was received in the framework of the ILO 'Work4Youth' photo contest.
Providing food vouchers in Lebanon to Syrian refugees. One of the refugees here today is Wafa, aged 24. She fled with her husband and children from their village in northern Syria in July 2012. Story credit: WFP/Martin Penner. Photo credit: WFP/Rein Skullerud.
A girl, clutching a notebook, passes an armed man, on a street in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia. There are twenty-eight million children out of school in conflict countries, that is larger than the population of Australia. UNICEF/Kate Holt
Children from Abu Shouk camp for internally displaced perform traditional dances at the African Union-UN mission in Darfur (UNAMID)’s ceremony marking the 10th annual International Day of UN Peacekeepers, in El Fasher, Sudan. Photo ID 515139. 29/05/2012. El Fasher, Sudan. UN Photo/Albert Gonzalez Farran.
A Hmong woman and her baby in the village of Sin Chai, Viet Nam. According to UNICEF, the number of children who die before age five has fallen worldwide by more than half since 1960. Photo ID 491903. 23/06/2011. Sapa, Viet Nam. UN Photo/Kibae Park. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/
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