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73.4% of children between 1 and 14 subjected to corporal punishment in Sri Lanka: UNICEF

(2018.Jun.15 DM ) About 73.4% per cent of children aged one to fourteen experience corporal punishment at home by parents in Sri Lanka, the UNICEF...

17 million babies under the age of 1 breathe toxic air, majority live in South Asia – UNICEF

Image:  © UNICEF/UNI172848/Singh; Village Kuniya, Mainpat Block, Dist, Surguja, Chhattisgarh, India. 2013. UNICEF urges immediate action to reduce air pollution amid emerging evidence on how toxic...
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