UNICEF Kenya and Nation Media Group today signed a partnership that will see NMG use it’s platform to raise awareness on critical children’s issues.
Adolescent and mental health, youth skills, employment, the Corona virus & children are among critical issues that NMG is expected to use its platform to raise awareness about.
Recognizing Nation Media Group’s commitment to children’s rights, Maniza Zaman who is UNICEF’S representative to Kenya called attention to the most critical issues that the collaboration will fixate on. “I would like to appreciate the Nation Media group for working with UNICEF to protect and uphold children’s rights in Kenya”, she said.
She also added that the media has the tools necessary to influence and responsibly highlight threats, provide responsible and balanced reporting at the same time amplify needs and solutions to children’s issues.
Nation Media Group’s CEO Stephen Gitagama stressed on the importance of the Media reporting about children’s rights.
“We are glad to have UNICEF join us on this journey”, he said.