Close to half a million Yemeni children have dropped out of school since 2015, when Saudi Arabia and its allies intervened in the country's civil war.
A significant drop in Indian girls being forced into marriage has led a global decline in the number of child brides, the United Nations said Tuesday.
Air strikes hit Syria's Eastern Ghouta for a third straight day on Tuesday, bringing the civilian death toll to nearly 200.
Since December, 76 people were killed in ethnic violence in Democratic Republic of Congo's Ituri province, mostly women and children.
UNICEF said Thursday that children in conflict zones around the world have come under attack at "a shocking scale" throughout 2017.
A quarter of Rohingya children under age 5 who fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar suffer from potentially life-threatening malnutrition levels, the UN said Friday
The UN on Tuesday warned that more than 400,000 children in Democratic Republic of Congo are severely malnourished and could die within months.
Bangladesh launched a diphtheria vaccination program for Rohingya refugee children living in crowded camps near the Myanmar border.
The number of severe malnutrition cases among Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh is much higher than original estimates, UNICEF said.
Every day in Afghanistan, 26 children die from diarrhea, with 9,500 dying across the country every year from what is an easily treatable disease, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)…