En UNICEF más de siete mil hombres y mujeres alrededor del mundo trabajan diariamente para que todos los derechos sean reconocidos y ejercidos por todos los niños, las niñas y los adolescentes. Aquí se presentan las historias de vida, en la viva voz de los y las protagonistas, sobre lo que la labor de UNICEF ha representado en sus realidades cotidianas.

Breastmilk is the best food for a baby

By Anielka Jirón.- "She’s very intelligent and active and doesn’t get sick,” says Adela Díaz Núñez, the mother of Stafani ...

Breastfeeding and working is possible

By Anielka Jirón.- Fernanda Valdez, a 22-year-old doctor from the municipality of Ocotal in Nueva Segovia, starts her working day ...

Community support groups promote breastfeeding

By Anielka Jirón.- Dulce María Palacios is a midwife and member of both the community health network and the breastfeeding ...

A kangaroo mother family

By Anielka Jirón.- Dilcia González and Francisco Olivas come from the community of Las Cruces in the municipality of Quilalí, ...

Counselling on breastfeeding makes both the mother and baby happy

By Anielka Jirón.- At 7:30 in the morning, when there are already several pregnant and postnatal women among the people ...

Radio spots and videos help prevent sexual abuse

By Marta García Terán.- Loveth Hawkins is dressed in her school uniform, as she is currently studying in the fourth ...

“I want to know more about water and sanitation. I want to start my own business”

By Marta García Terán.- Benjamín Wilson is 18 years old and lives in the San Mateo neighbourhood of the city ...

I want my daughter to feel proud of me

By Marta García Terán and Wanda Obando.- Joselin López turns up for her interview with me during her lunch hour. ...

From plumber to topographer

By Marta García Terán and Wanda Obando.- Roxana Pastrana is 19 and lives in the Santa Rosa neighbourhood in the ...

“Designers can change the world”

By Favila Roces - Jean Haag studied industrial design in the French city of Nantes, but his education has been ...