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1 A UNICEF Movement Reawakens
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

31 May 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is launching a major global campaign on child survival - "Committing to Child Survival:  Promise Renewed"

Created on 2012-05-31 04:00:00
2 “Water for Life” Photo Stories Displayed at UN Headquarters
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Photo: UN Photo / Eskinder Debebe

Content by: South-South News

30 March 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor and Natalie Shields - The vitality of water to every aspect of sustainable social and economic development was at the forefront of UN-Water's Best Practices Award Ceremony opening of the 'Water for Life Voices' exhi...

Created on 2015-03-31 14:30:17
3 800,000 Children Under Threat from Boko Haram
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

15 April 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Violence in northeast Nigeria has become so widespread that an estimated 800,000 children are still fleeing their homes in search of refuge in neighboring countries.

Created on 2015-04-15 19:49:54
4 Aid and Supplies Slowly Enter Nepal
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

29 April 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Shortly after the 7.9 magnitude earthquake hit the Himalayan region, most acutely the mountain nation of Nepal, it became clear that delivering aid to those affected would be an enormous challenge.

Created on 2015-05-04 19:20:07
5 Aiding Flood Victims in Sierra Leone
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

21 August 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — Following the devastating floods and landslides on August 14 in Sierra Leone where more than 400 people were killed and several hundred are still missing, the government and the United Nations resident coordinator have asked now for international relief operations.

Created on 2017-08-21 19:34:24
6 Aiding Iraqi orphans
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

10 January 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — After seeing his father beheaded by ISIS, Ahmed, eleven-year old boy fled his home town in northern Iraq and is now receiving treatment at the youth center in a camp for displaced close to Erbil.

Created on 2017-01-10 22:17:21
7 Aiding Rohingya Refugees
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

15 September 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — Up to 400,000 Rohingya have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh since August 25, with thousands more arriving every day. Around 60 percent are children, according to preliminary estimates. The sheer number of refugees has overwhelmed pre-existing refugee camps, with new arrivals seeking she...

Created on 2017-09-15 21:37:12
8 Boko Haram’s Impact on Children
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

26 August 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — Years of violence by Boko Haram in the Lake Chad basin of Africa have led to a worsening humanitarian crisis that has displaced 1.4 million children and left at least one million still trapped in hard-to-reach areas, according to a new report by UNICEF.

Created on 2016-08-29 14:37:42
9 Central American Children at Risk
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

18 August 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — A new report from UNICEF – the UN Children’s Fund - says that every month, thousands of children from Central America risk being kidnapped, trafficked, raped, or killed as they make their way to the United States to seek refuge from gangs and stifling poverty.

Created on 2016-08-23 21:22:34
10 Child Soldiers Freed in South Sudan
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

13 February 2018, New York, USA | South-South News — The United Nations welcomed the release last week of more than 300 child soldiers in Yambio, located in the southwest of South Sudan. The children were released by armed groups and will begin reintegrating into their communities and learning new livelihood skills.

Created on 2018-02-13 17:33:31
11 Cholera Vaccination in Haiti
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

10 November 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — A vaccination campaign against cholera was conducted this week at the Hopital Immaculee Conception, in Les Cayes, one of the areas of Haiti hit hard by Hurricane Matthew. The campaign is being supported by the Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), the...

Created on 2016-11-10 21:03:15
12 Chopra with Rohingya Children
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

29 May 2018, New York, USA | South-South News — Actor and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Priyanka Chopra called for more support for vulnerable Rohingya refugee children and women following a four-day trip to refugee camps and informal settlements in Bangladesh.

Created on 2018-05-29 21:41:42
13 Civilians at Risk in Mosul
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

26 January 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The UN is warning that three quarters of a million civilians living in the western part of Iraq’s city Mosul are at risk as Iraqi security forces prepare for a push to retake the city from fighters of the Islamic State (ISIL). The warning came 100 days after the start of the military ...

Created on 2017-01-26 22:42:16
14 Diseases Threaten Somali Children
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

18 April 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — As a result of the extreme drought that has hit Somalia, a devastating outbreak of cholera and acute watery diarrhea has ravaged the country

Created on 2017-04-18 10:18:00
15 Ebola's Living Victims: 3,700 More Orphans in West Africa
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Photo Credit: UNICEF / SierraLeone/2014/Bindra

Created on 2014-10-17 21:28:33

16 Five Years in, Syria’s Civil War is Still a Devastation for Children
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

17 March 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – The Syrian Civil War is having adverse effect on over 14 million children across the region, new figures from the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has found.

Created on 2015-03-17 21:30:50
17 Getting Aid to Syria
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

8 August 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — The World Food Program (WFP) conducted a unique operation last week to deliver aid to Syrians displaced by the conflict on the Syrian-Jordanian border. Aid supplies, including food, bread, and hygiene kits, were hoisted using 70-meter high cranes to the Syrian side of the desert. More tha...

Created on 2016-08-08 21:30:38
18 Health Care for South Sudan refugees
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

27 July 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — In South Sudan, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has set up a primary health clinic at a transit center to provide basic health services to people displaced by recent fighting in the South Sudanese capital Juba.

Created on 2016-07-27 21:22:46
19 Iraqi Children Return to School
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

30 December 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — Nisreen went back to school in Qayyarah, Iraq, after the town was retaken from under ISIS’s oppressive rule in August of 2016. “I used to be in the 6th grade but then ISIS destroyed our lives,” she said, “Before I was going to school and I was happy. I met my friends and stud...

Created on 2016-12-30 22:00:38
20 Liam Neeson Visits Syrian Refugees
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

11 November 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — Actor and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Liam Neeson - along with his eldest son Michael - wrapped up a two-day visit to Jordan this week where he met with children and youth displaced by the Syrian conflict.

Created on 2016-11-11 19:52:29

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