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More than 160 million children around the world missed out on measles vaccinations between 2010 and 2017 - according to a new report by the UN children's agency, UNICEF. The organisation warns that such large numbers of unvaccinated children raises the threat of a major resurgence of measles. There have already been 100,000 cases reported around the world in the first quarter of 2019. Dr Robin Nandy - UNICEF’s Principal Advisor & Chief of Immunizations - explains why they are so concerned. (Photo: Hand holding up a bottle of the MMR vaccine. Credit: Reuters)
More children than ever are going to school but tens of millions are still not getting an education, as these figures show.
The accessible playground has been built in a refugee camp in Jordan so now the children living there can play together.
The Stranger Things actor discusses her role as the youngest ever Unicef Goodwill ambassador.
Scientists can direct early help to where it's needed. War-torn Yemen is already benefitting. Pallab Ghosh explains all to Celia Hatton. (Picture: Weather map of Yemen. Credit: Met Office)