UNICEF-IRC News http://www.unicef-irc.org/ News from UNICEF-IRC, Press releases, News notes, Video en-us Copyright 2007, UNICEF Thu, 23 Jun 2011 15:57:28 GMT Wed, 22 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT http://www.unicef-irc.org/rss/news.xml UNICEF News http://www.unicef-irc.org/newStyle/img/unicef.gif http://www.unicef-irc.org/ Chris De Neubourg discusses social protection systems and the year ahead. http://www.unicef-irc.org/CRC/article/757 The Chief of Social & Economic Policy at UNICEF’s Innocenti Research Centre, Chris De Neubourg, discusses his unit’s work on equity, research on multiple deprivations, and how social protection systems can improve the lives of children.<br /><br /> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 10:24:42 GMT From theory to practice: making research work for every child http://www.unicef-irc.org/CRC/article/765 The role of Innocenti’s research is to provide knowledge and evidence for policy makers, and for the thousands of UNICEF staff and partners on the ground, in their efforts to improve the lives of the world’s most vulnerable children.<br /><br /> Wed, 21 Sep 2011 08:08:05 GMT IRC’s new Director, Gordon Alexander, on why research matters for children http://www.unicef-irc.org/CRC/article/764 The Director of UNICEF’s Office of Reserch and Innocenti Research Centre outlines four areas of work where research is needed to inform policy in today’s rapidly changing environment.<br /><br /> Wed, 21 Sep 2011 08:06:28 GMT An animated exploration of the features of IRC’s new site http://www.unicef-irc.org/media-centre/video/article/787 The new IRC website is an interactive global hub for sharing strategic ideas. IRC will extend the weight of its research by exploiting visual and social media, and online interactivity. <br /><br />See how our website can help you to examine and participate in the world's continuing progress for children.<br /><br /> Tue, 28 Jun 2011 10:43:10 GMT Andrew Mawson looks at strategies to protect children from violence, exploitation and abuse http://www.unicef-irc.org/CRC/article/756 Innocenti’s Chief of Child Protection explains how UNICEF and our global partners use research to secure a better understanding of - and answers to - issues of violence, exploitation and abuse of children.<br /><br /> Thu, 23 Jun 2011 09:28:26 GMT