At least 41 million children under the age of five are obese or overweight across the globe, with numbers rising most rapidly in developing countries, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Monday.
The number of obese or over
Nearly one in four children growing up in conflict zones are missing out on education, with South Sudan, Niger, Sudan and Afghanistan the worst-affected countries, the U.N. children's agency (Unicef) said on Tuesday.
Babilou Group, a leading French company, opened its first Signature Nursey in Downtown Dubai last month and is set to open its second brand in Umm Suqueim in the coming few weeks.
The Ambassador of France to th
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi's iconic landmark, has launched a new initiative to raise money to create special moments for children in the UAE with life-threatening medical conditions.
In partnership with Make-A-Wish Foundation UAE, E
About 41.4 per cent of girls between the age of 15-18 and 60.4 per cent of boys of the same age were classified as obese or overweight in Kuwait in a report, making obesity a growing health concern for children.
A team of consulta
Governments meeting in Paris next week must agree a strong new deal to curb global warming because they owe it to the world's children, with hundreds of millions highly exposed to the impacts of climate change, the U.N. children's agency
Premature births have more than doubled in Bahrain in the last six years, prompting calls to establish a dedicated public paediatric hospital. Latest statistics show that the number of births at less than 37 weeks jumped from four per cent in
More than 1,000 Bahraini children, some as young as five, have been exploited by radical opposition groups, according to a rights organisation. They have been ‘forced’ or ‘brainwashed’ to take part in riots and street v