According to UNICEF, the restriction on Afghan women working for NGOs and the UN has greatly raised the threats to the protection of weak women and children.
Wijesekara is visiting India after assuming office as UNICEF Regional Director of South Asia.
The UN Children's Fund, UNICEF, said on Wednesday that it has appealed for $759 million to provide life-saving support to 16.6 million people, including 12.2 million children, in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia in 2023.
Training (NCVET), made a presentation including inputs from G20 countries and international organizations.
While speaking at a programme on State Consultation on Diversion organised jointly by WBCOCR and UNICEF, Dr Shashi Panja, state minister for Women and Child Development and Social Welfare said: “FIR will not be lodged against children committing petty and serious offences.
Scarcity alone doesn't seem to be the reason. Poverty, inequalities in income and power contribute primarily for this fear
In many cases, credits claimed due to deforestation were being made on the basis of preventing the felling of trees by arguing that this is enabling the protected trees to absorb extra carbon a very grey argument as most the deforestation activities on the basis of which the said credits were claimed were those related to trees that were under no threat at all. In many other cases, various other kinds of manipulations were being done in which the buyers of credit as well as credit agencies have been complicit