The Motorbike Medic

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Unicef is helping health workers fight malnutrition. Domingos uses his motorbike to get to remote villages, teaching parents to provide a balanced diet with the food they have.

Malnutrition is responsible for nearly half of all deaths of children under five. Millions more children live with the effects for the rest of their lives, because their bodies and brains haven’t developed the way they should.

Around the world, five malnourished children die every minute as a result of malnutrition.

Find out how you can take part in Unicef’s Day for Change with your school to help malnourished children to grow up healthy and strong at

Watch all the films First News has made with Unicef here.

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sgiles · 7 years ago

god first 60 seconds of this film made me so shocked all my school just went silent when we realised 5 kids die every minute..powerful reporting, me and my sister love this site thanks FN -how do we become reporters too?

explorer12 · 6 years ago

those statistics are shocking