|MD LADOL, Dr. Amy Jadesimi|
is one of the distinguished global leaders recently invited to join the
inaugural Advisory Group for United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
save children’s lives, to defend their rights, and to help them fulfill their
potential, from early childhood through adolescence.
Working with partners around the world to promote
policies and expand access to services that protect all children
Helping to reduce child mortality all over the
world by working to reach the most vulnerable children, everywhere
learning for every girl and boy, especially those in the greatest danger of
being left behind
emergencies, working to reach children and families with life-saving aid and
women, and to ensure their full participation in political, social and economic
innovative solutions that accelerate progress for children and young people
supplies where they are most needed, accelerating results for the most
analysis about the situation of children across the world
Advisory Group as they recognised her as an important partner with unique
expertise, who could help to expand UNICEF’s vital work to address the enormous
challenges and rapidly changing environment faced by children across the world.
sounding board and “think-tank” to explore lessons learned and exchange fresh
ideas and perspectives on top-line global issues and developments affecting
children and young people worldwide.
held in New York at the United Nations Headquarters in the first week of May
to join the UNICEF Advisory Group. Coming from Nigeria, a country where 41 % of
the population is below the age of 15.
lives of young people. The innovations that UNICEF is already working on can
transform billions of lives and help us achieve the UN’s SDG. I’m happy to
assist in any way I can.”