27 May 2014

MICS4: Survey on the situation of children and women in Thailand



A video about the survey on the situation of children and women in Thailand or the Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2012, conducted by the National Statistical Office (NSO) with support from UNICEF.

The NSO collected the data from 27,000 households nationwide from September to November 2012. For the first time, tablet PCS were by the NSO in the data collection process, allowing the NSO to more quickly collect data and better monitor its quality during both collection and processing.

Read press release and download findings of the survey: http://www.unicef.org/thailand/media_22567.html

26 May 2014

What is Child Support Grant?



A video about the concept of Child Support Grant as a social protection for children from low-income families.

Child support grants are regular cash payments made to the parents or caregivers of children living in poor households to help meet essential living costs; in some countries they are called child allowances or child benefits.

11 May 2014

UNICEF Regional Director visits projects in Chiang Mai



Dan Toole, Regional Director, UNICEF East Asia and the Pacific Region Office, visits UNICEF-supported projects on education for migrant children, child protection system and online birth registration in Thailand's northern province of Chiang Mai on 29-30 May, 2014.