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Pollution: 300 million children breathe toxic air, according to UNICEF

A week before the opening of the UN Conference on Climate Change (COP22) in Morocco, a report by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), released today, shows that almost one

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South Sudan: Strong increase of suspected cholera, according to UNICEF

According to the UN, suspected cases of cholera in South Sudan are increasing and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has stepped up its operations in the country. UNICEF announced

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Two years on, Ukraine conflict affects over half a million children (UNICEF)

The conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected the lives of 580,000 children living in non-government controlled areas and close to the front line in the east of the country, the

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UNICEF launches 2016 humanitarian appeal for 2.8 billion dollars

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday launched an appeal for 2.8 billion dollars in 2016 to help 43 million children caught in humanitarian crises around the world. For

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Nigeria: Boko Haram prevent one million children from going to school (UNICEF)

Violence and attacks against civilian populations in northeastern Nigeria and its neighboring countries have forced more than 1 million children out of school, UNICEF said today. The number of children

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Nepal: millions of children at risk this winter due to severe shortage of essential supplies, UNICEF warns

Due to severe shortages of fuel, food, medicines and vaccines, more than three million children under the age of 5 are at risk of death or disease during the harsh

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500,000 children in Yemen facing malnutrition: UNICEF

The United Nations children’s agency, UNICEF, warns that over 500,000 children in Yemen are facing severe life-threatening malnutrition. “The stunting rates in Yemen are likely to go up. It means

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Papua New Guinea : UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham’s Fund helps children

International football icon and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham met children receiving treatment for malnutrition at a UNICEF-supported hospital in Papua New Guinea. “I feel

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4.5 million children affected by Typhoon Koppu, says UNICEF

The United Nations children’s agency (UNICEF) has launched a 2.5 million euro appeal to help children affected by Typhoon Koppu in the Philippines. The charity said children face risks from

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UNICEF calls for a joint vaccination plan in Sudan

Calling for a joint vaccination operational plan in Sudan, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) today outlined the dire situation for thousands of children living in the Nuba Mountains, which