For Shakira, it was inspiring to hear the girls’ stories. “It is very special to spend time with these girls, internalize their challenges, their efforts to get an education and to make a betAdolescence- An Age of OpportuCoping CrumplesStrengthening Rehabilitation & The objective is to challenge people s thinking about issues like violence against girls, prote Priyanka Chopra inspires teenaBollywood Actress, International Recording Artist and UNICEF India Ambassador Priyanka Chopra met with young women in Chandrapur, India, to mark International Youth Day and to witness how their lives are being transformed through the Building Young Futures Giving Children A New Start ToIn this quiet village of Bhuja in southern Rajasthan, 14 year old Payal and her younger brother managed to stay back in school despite several pressures to get engaged in child labour following their father’s untimely death. UNICEF has been working closely with the Government of India for the last 70 years, helping children realize their dreams and give them best start in life. Stay Safe OnlineThe Internet and social media provide incredible opportunities for children to learn, participate and socialize but they also bring significant challenges for the protection of children from abuse and violence. #StaySafeOnline campaign aims to raise awareness among boys and girlTribal ChildrenStunting in tribal children, like that of all other children, is influenced by a multitude of factors including household food insecurity, maternal nutrition, poor feeding and care practices in the first two years of life and poor access to water, health and sanitation services. Baap Wali BaatThe Baap Wali Baat is a part of the #ItStartsWithMe campaign by UNICEF India and has been created to empower people to educate their daughters. It is time to #ENDviolence against children, including child marriage. The children suddenly learnt they had to earn wages to manage the UNICEF Ambassador Shakira striUNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Shakira met with a group of adolescent girls from Udaipur in Rajasthan.