UNICEF IN MAHARASHTRA


OVERVIEW

India’s most prosperous state, Maharashtra is home to its wealthiest citizens as well as s

UNICEF IN ACTION

UNICEF is working in partnership with the Maharashtra government to address a range of

FAST FACTS

Population:  112 million

Child Sex Ratio:  925

Language:  Marathi

Literacy Rate:  83

IMR:  24

MMR:  24

Baap Wali Baat

The Baap Wali Baat is a part of the #ItStartsWithMe campaign by UNICEF India and has been created to empower people to educate their daughters. It is time to #ENDviolence against children, including child marriage. The objective is to challenge people’s thinking about issues like violence against girls, prote

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Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra inspires teenage girls to aim high...

Bollywood Actress, International Recording Artist and UNICEF India Ambassador Priyanka Chopra met with young women in Chandrapur, India, to mark International Youth Day[1] and to witness how their lives are being transformed through the Building Young Futures programme, which is run in partnership w

Giving Children A New Start To Their Lives

Giving Children A New Start To Their Lives

In this quiet village of Bhuja in southern Rajasthan, 14 year old Payal and her younger brother managed to stay back in school despite several pressures to get engaged in child labour following their father’s untimely death. The children suddenly learnt they had to earn wages to manage their family.

 Shakira

UNICEF Ambassador Shakira strikes a chord with girls from Udaipur

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Shakira met with a group of adolescent girls from Udaipur in Rajasthan. For Shakira, it was inspiring to hear the girls’ stories. “It is very special to spend time with these girls, internalize their challenges, their efforts to get an education and to make a better life f

SBM-G Economics and Financial Benefits Assessment

SBM-G Economics and Financial

SBM-G Economics and Financial Benefits Assessment Household Questionnaire

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SBM-G Economics and Financial

SBM-G Economics and Financial Benefits Assessment Gram Panchayat Office Questionnaire

Handbook on Cyber Crimes again

The Internet has emerged as a tool for empowerment and development for communities across the globe over the last few years. But the sharp rise in internet penetration has also made children more vulnerable to threats online than adults. A project was envisaged as UNICEF and Cyber Peace Foundation, a CSO partner, aimed at identifying gaps in combatting cyber crimes against children and developing practical solutions for law enforcement officers. Workshops with law enforcement officers were held in 5 States covering more than 250 participants to understand the training and information needs

 
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UNICEF strongly believes in the power of partners and collaborative efforts and has rich history of working with the corporate sector.
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Celebrities

UNICEF works with Goodwill Ambassadors to increase public awareness of the rights of child

 
 
Institutions and Organisations

Institutions

UNICEF works global institutions and development partners to collectively advocate for

 

Contact us

UNICEF Office for Maharashtra
B-Wing, R2,Technopolis Building
Ground Floor, Andheri (East)
Mumbai,Maharashtra,India- 400 093
Tel: 022-2687 5171/72/73/74/75
Email: mumbai@unicef.org
See More at : 'http://www.unicef.in/Maharashtra'