UNICEF Global     TR
Home page > Press Centre > 2006 > November > 
Leave your contact details to get regular news from UNICEF

Press Centre (11/2006)

2006/11/17 - Dr Nafis Sadik, Special Envoy of the UN Secretary General for HIV/AIDS, visits Turkey

Dr. Nafis Sadik, one of three special envoys of the UN Secretary General for HIV/AIDS, visited Turkey on 14-15 November 2006.

2006/11/09 - Minister of National Education launches Preventing and Reducing Violence in Educational Environments Strategy and Action Plan

The Minister of National Education, Dr Hüseyin Çelik, unveiled six new television advertisements and other materials targeting violence in the education environment at a press conference in the East Anatolian provincial centre of Elazığ on October 13.

2006/11/09 - Millers to power flour with mineral mix

UNICEF: Flour fortification would cut maternal mortality, birth defects and deliver widespread public health benefits

İstanbul/Geneva 9 November 2006 -- Fortifying flour with essential vitamins and minerals would greatly reduce maternal mortality, birth defects such as spina bifida, and protect the brain, blood and muscle tissue of children and women, said UNICEF, ahead of a meeting of the flour milling industry starting tomorrow in İstanbul.


UNICEF Turkey Country Office, Yukarı Dikmen Mah. Alexsander Dubçek Cd. 7/106, 06450 Çankaya/Ankara. Telephone: +90 312 454 1000 Fax: +90 312 496 1461 E-mail: ankara@unicef.org