childhood deaths - updates

Rappler's latest stories on childhood deaths


SHORT FILM: Grains Of Love

Jun 28, 2015 - 3:00 PM

Whenever Joanne sees a bowl of rice memories of her deceased grandfather come rushing back

Early childhood deaths halved since 1990: report

Sep 13, 2013 - 12:34 PM

Early childhood deaths around the world have been cut in half since 1990 but some 18 000 children under 5 still die every day according to a new report out Friday

UN aims to end child deaths from diarrhea, pneumonia

Apr 12, 2013 - 7:14 AM

Pneumonia and diarrhea account for 29 of all deaths in children under the age of 5

Pneumonia, diarrhea are top killers of kids: Unicef

Jun 08, 2012 - 8:27 AM

Unicef says these two diseases kill more than 2 million children each year