PHOTO OF THE WEEK: 18 September 2012
A woman and her infant in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
Data released on 13 September 2012 shows significant progress in reducing child mortality: globally, the number of under-five child deaths fell from nearly 12 million in 1990 to an estimated 6.9 million in 2011. To further accelerate action on maternal, newborn and child survival, a global movement – ‘Committing to Child Survival: A Promise Renewed’ – has garnered the support of over 100 governments since its June 2012 launch.
To see more: www.unicef.org/photography
I’m always on about who’s ‘wrong’, what’s ‘wrong’, so on. I’m not saying UNICEF is always a ‘win’ for me, but like … 9.5 times out of 10, yep, spot on, well done, UNICEF. gotta stay critical, ya know - 9.5 times. BUT THE PHOTOS THEY USE - WIN!