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  1. Raising awareness about Aids

    Posted Dec 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Mabel Sieh Today is World Aids Day. This day is dedicated to raising awareness of the Aids pandemic caused by the spread of HIV. There are 33.3 million people worldwide, including 2.5 million children under 15, with HIV. To raise public awareness, 20 local students from the Unicef Young Envoys Club have organised a campaign called 'Unite for Children, Unite against ...

  2. Jewellery chain adds sparkle to charity

    Posted Oct 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Yvonne Lai Jewellery house TSL has launched a charity drive for Unicef's 'Unite for Children, Unite Against Aids' global campaign to protect children from the impact of HIV/Aids. From now until the end of the month, a portion of every purchase from TSL stores in Hong Kong and Macau will go towards the purchase of rapid diagnostic test kits for mothers and babies ...

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    Better nutrition to combat stunting

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Goals (MDGs) have not been reached, notably on extreme poverty and hunger, child and maternal health, and combating HIV and Aids. Under-nutrition contributes to one-third of child deaths ...

  4. Kiprotich takes fourth Unicef title

    Posted Nov 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Richard Castka New-born children were the big winners at Hong Kong Disneyland yesterday when more than 13,000 people took to the roads for the fifth staging of the Unicef Charity Run. More than HK$8.5 million raised will help children avoid the impact of HIV/Aids, thanks to Unicef's global campaign to test pregnant women and to prevent the transmission of the HIV/Aids virus ...

  5. Helping the children

    Posted Jul 18th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... to those who are less fortunate. The six-day trip will expose the students to poverty they are unlikely to have seen before. They will visit victims of landmine explosions, HIV sufferers ... the HIV/Aids education provided by Unicef when they visit a health centre at a small town outside the city. Around 170,000 people (2.6 per cent of Cambodia's population) are living with HIV ...

  6. Envoys in Cambodia

    Posted Jul 29th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... an Aids/HIV clinic, and a landmine casualty rehabilitation centre. In a meeting with the deputy director of the Provincial Office of Education for Kampong Thom, they shared their impressions, and gave ... Cambodians are among the world's poorest people. The infant mortality rate is one of the highest in the world, and HIV/Aids is a major health concern. Millions of buried landmines, a high level ...

  7. Hand of faith

    Posted Aug 28th 2004, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... skills and independence. They also visited hospitals, clinics and villages and heard what it was like to deal with the area's chronic HIV problem, visiting the Salvation Army's HomeAids ...

  8. Stars spice it up for charity

    Posted Aug 12th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will cure HIV/Aids. We want to put an end to this misconception,' said Tiffany, of Chinese International School. According to Unicef, 15 million children had been orphaned by Aids worldwide ...

  9. United Nations Children's Fund

    Posted Apr 13th 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... fund-raising campaign at major shopping malls to support its HIV/Aids services in preventing mother-to-child transmission. A Certificate of Appreciation will be given to outstanding volunteers. Call ...

  10. Happy with life

    Posted Apr 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... up to keep children off the streets, youth centres and a mulberry farm, where they did some voluntary work. They also had a chance to meet HIV patients during a gathering of youth groups ...




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