AMA participates in UNICEF’s mobilization for the education of children and adolescents – Correio dos Municípios

Experts from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) educated over 200 technicians and municipal secretaries in Alagos this Thursday (28) to get children and youngsters again to highschool. The “Meeting for Education in UNICEF SEAL – Strengthening Public Policy for Children” had the participation of the Association of Alagoas Municipalities (AMA), represented by Technical Advisor, Enildes Barbosa, to strengthen technical help to municipalities in the battle towards faculty dropout. and exclusion, in addition to guaranteeing education.

There will even be conferences in 18 states. Each municipality had the chance to enroll a most of three professionals, being a Municipal Articulator of UNICEF SEAL, an Education Mobilizer and an Operational Coordinator of Busca Ativa Escolar.

During the occasion, the municipal groups had the alternative to deepen the case research and ask questions on the methods shared by UNICEF for those that are out of faculty or in danger of dropping out, akin to Active School Search and Trajectories of School Success. “In instances like these, we strengthen our contracts with every municipality, collectively looking for out each lady and boy, guaranteeing their proper to be in secure colleges, to dwell collectively and to study”, highlights UNICEF Education Specialist Veronica Bejera.

Face-to-face conferences are half of the UNICEF SEAL method, which incorporates distant coaching and steady sharing of content material and supplies all through the version. In addition to subjects associated to education, the significance of proactive search for vaccines, early childhood improvement and safety towards violence, amongst others, shall be addressed.


Brazil has been making gradual progress in current years in phrases of education for children and adolescents. But the Covid-19 pandemic has led to a two-decade regression. As of November 2020, greater than 5 million ladies and boys in Brazil had no entry to education, in keeping with analysis revealed by UNICEF. The survey indicated that about 1.5 million college students didn’t attend faculty (distance or face-to-face) and one other 3.7 million who have been enrolled, didn’t have entry to highschool actions and have been unable to continue learning at residence.


The UNICEF Seal is a UNICEF initiative to strengthen municipal public insurance policies focusing on children and adolescents. By adhering to the UNICEF Seal, municipalities commit to creating childhood and adolescence a precedence on their public coverage agenda. The method consists of monitoring social indicators and implementing measures that assist the municipality adjust to the Convention on the Rights of the Child, which is mirrored in the Statute of Children and Adolescents in Brazil. Adherence to the UNICEF seal is voluntary. 81 of the 102 municipalities in Alagoas are half of this initiative.

The success of the UNICEF Seal is the consequence of a partnership between UNICEF and state and municipal governments by coordinated and intersectoral motion. The present version (2021-2024) has the participation of 2,023 municipalities in 18 states, residence to greater than 17 million children and adolescents. Reaching these ladies and boys and mobilizing these public managers is just potential due to the assist of hundreds of personal donors who consider in UNICEF’s mandate and companions akin to B3 Social, Instituto Claro, Grupo Profarma, Coelba, Selpe, Cosern, Elektro, Enel, Energisa, Equatorial Energy and RGE.


The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) works in the most troublesome locations on the planet to achieve the world’s most deprived children. In greater than 190 international locations and territories, UNICEF works to construct a greater world for each baby, in all places, for everybody.

See the full agenda of “Encontros pela Educação no Selo UNICEF” at

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