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Press Centre (9/2010)

2010/09/30 - Parliament Starts New Legislative Year with Children's Rights

30 September 2010, Ankara - Members of the Parliament from all political parties are beginning the new legislative year by discussing child rights. A workshop on Parliament's Role in Promoting and Protecting Children's Rights gets under way today just one day before the Assembly's official opening ceremony. Foreign parliamentarians and experts brought together with the support of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) will also be there to give their views.
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2010/09/27 - Parliament Starts New Legislative Year with Children's Rights!

A workshop on Parliament's Role in Promoting and Protecting Children's Rights, organized with UNICEF and TGNA Child Rights Monitoring Committee will be held between 30 September ? 2 October 2010 at the TGNA Health, Family, Labour and Social Affairs Commission Meeting Room.
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2010/09/24 - "Right in Principle, Right in Practice"

As someone who has welcomed children and grandchildren into the world, I know what it's like to peer in at ten infants through the glass walls of a new-born nursery, imagining the bright futures ahead in the 80 years of life they can expect.
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2010/09/23 - JOINT PRESS RELEASE

World leaders and experts meet to raise the profile of education on the development agenda

NEW YORK, 21 September 2010 ? A brainstorming session to examine ways to make the case for education by showing its powerful impact on all Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) will be held on 22 September, as world leaders gather in New York to review progress on the MDGs.

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2010/09/23 - ADB, UNICEF join forces for children

NEW YORK, 23 September 2010 ? The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) today signed a major agreement, joining forces across Asia and the Pacific region to fight disparities, reduce poverty, and ensure that equitable and sustainable development benefits all children.
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2010/09/22 - Experts and leaders gather to discuss reaching the world's most vulnerable children

NEW YORK, 21 September 2010 ? The importance of ensuring that no child is left behind, as the world pushes forward towards the Millennium Development Goals, is the subject of a panel discussion to be held at UNICEF House, New York, tomorrow on the perimeter of the UN's global three-day summit on the MDGS.
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2010/09/07 - New UNICEF Study Shows MDGS for Children can be Reached Faster with Focus on Most Disadvantaged

NEW YORK ? The global community can save millions of lives by investing first in the most disadvantaged children and communities, according to a new UNICEF study released last week. Such an approach would also address the widening disparities that are accompanying progress toward the MDGs.
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