UNICEF launches record emergency funding appeal

Around the world, attacks on children continue unabated. The number of countries experiencing violent conflict is the highest it has been in the last 30 years. The result is that more than 30 million children have been displaced by conflict. Many of them are being enslaved, trafficked, abused, and […]

By | 2021-01-05T17:27:44+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

Eight winning ideas from UN students to help refugees

Have you heard of Model United Nations (MUN)? These simulations of the UN, in which students from primary school to university step into the shoes of diplomats to solve global issues, have gained popularity across the globe.

At the beginning of 2020, UNHCR, the UN R*****e Agency, […]

By | 2020-12-27T18:55:56+00:00 December 27th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

COVID-19 has brought a dramatic reduction in essential services and safety for migrant and displaced youngsters in nations across the world

In nations across the world, migrant and displaced youngsters had been largely excluded from countrywide reaction and recovery plans to the COVID-19 pandemic and feature skilled a massive discount in getting right of entry to important services and care, UNICEF announced.

These findings are based […]

By | 2020-12-20T16:23:28+00:00 December 20th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

10th of December- Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December — the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). The UDHR is a milestone document that proclaims the inalienable rights which everyone is entitled to as a human being – […]

By | 2020-12-10T11:45:55+00:00 December 10th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

UNICEF and Microsoft launch technology to protect vulnerable children and women amid rise in domestic and gender-based violence due to COVID-19

UNICEF and Microsoft Corp. launched a new version of Primero called Primero X — an open-source case management web application that helps social service providers coordinate critical support to vulnerable children. Key interventions include providing access to lifesaving services, such as family reunification and tracing, while still adhering […]

By | 2020-12-06T19:16:44+00:00 December 6th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

WHO and other stakeholders join forces to accelerate access to effective pediatric HIV and tuberculosis diagnostics and medicines

On World Children’s Day, WHO announced an issue of a call urging stakeholders to accelerate access to effective paediatric HIV and tuberculosis (TB) diagnostics and medicines.

The Action Plan, which was launched on the 20th of November 2020, has been developed […]

By | 2020-11-21T17:51:13+00:00 November 21st, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments

Global Migrant Festival 2020

The Global Migrant Festival 2020 is a cultural festival held every two years, comprising of thirty online events held over the course of nine days. The Festival is a showcase of diversity, featuring over two hundred participants from around the world. This year’s festival will be held online, […]

By | 2020-11-13T08:12:14+00:00 November 13th, 2020|Categories: Personal Stories|0 Comments