54 % OF CHILDREN ARE IN A VERY BAD STATE
According to UNICEF, 54 percent of children of Armenia are in a very bad state. This information was released on December 11 in Yerevan, on the 60th anniversary of UNICEF, during the presentation of the report on the state of children in the world, reports ARKA news agency. The representative of UNICEF in some communities populated by ethnic minorities 20 percent of girls are not educated. According to the representative of UNICEF, the children of parents with basic education have more possibilities to develop their abilities. The representative of UNICEF emphasized the relation between children’s rights and the state of women. Educated and strong women support their children to get basic education, take care of their health and nourishment, the growth of the family’s income and prosperity of the civil society, said the representative of UNICEF.
- 1827 The seige of Fort Yerevan starts.
- 1890 Sargis Kookoonyan enters Turkey.