Real-time monitoring of Educational management

12 de January de 2015

UNICEF, the Directorate for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (DRASH) and the Education Secretariat joined forces to create a system that will allow the real-time monitoring of certain school management indicators in schools. Bearing in mind their almost generalized use in Bluefields, even in isolated areas with limited resources like Rama Key, it is proposed to use cellular phones and to ...

Prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV: Applying MoRES to inform national policies and strengthen existing systems

12 de December de 2014

Because Nicaragua is a lower-middle-income country where the work of UNICEF focuses more on upstream advocacy work and technical assistance than on direct service delivery, the extensive engagement of government counterparts and other partners was crucial from the very beginning MoRES 1 UNICEF, 2014: Formative Evaluation of UNICEF’S Monitoring Results for Equity Systems (MoRES): Nicaragua Country Report, Final Draft application. ...

The State of the World’s Children 2015: Executive Summary

20 de November de 2014

### Reimagine the Future: Innovation for every child To mark the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, this edition of The State of the World’s Children calls for brave and fresh thinking to address age-old problems that still affect the world’s most disadvantaged children. The report is inspired by the work of innovators around the ...

A call for the enhanced engagement of children in the digital rights discourse

13 de October de 2014

This year, we celebrate the 25th anniversaries of two very different, but equally significant, events: the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child by the United Nations General Assembly2 and the invention of the World Wide Web by Sir Tim Berners-Lee. The Convention made an extraordinary promise to children by setting out their civil, political, economic, social, ...

Child Protection in Football: What Every Coach Needs To Know

13 de October de 2014

Child protection is the protection of children from abuse, harm or neglect. It is the responsibility of coaches to care for children in such a way that neither they nor others cause harm to children, and to report and record all concerns related to a child being harmed. The contents of this booklet were adapted from the WICB fair play ...

A violence prevention guide for football coaches

13 de October de 2014

#### Coaching boys into men Football can break barriers of discrimination, segregation and racism; bring countries together during times of conflict and crisis; and unite communities across the globe. As a football coach, you have power beyond the pitch. While working with young people in practice drills and during matches, you can teach respect, teamwork, tolerance and integrity.What coaches do ...