UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Shakira today urged global leaders to invest heavily in early childhood development in the wake of new science that is creating a revolutionary shift in our understanding of the lasting effects of deprivation and stress on the developing brains of young children.
Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake: violence involving children in conflicts has taken a darker turn
“Millions of children around the world today are caught up in adults’ wars – deliberately killed, injured, raped, abducted. Their schools and homes are being destroyed; they are being denied food, water and health care. Tens of thousands are forced to join armed forces and groups".
Andrew Parker: “I help UNICEF so that as many children and adults as possible know the rights of the child”
Andrew Parker (New Zealand), the hot-air balloon pilot and creator of the Flying High For Kids project, visited Minsk in the framework of the Air Sports Festival that took place in Minsk on July 17-19, 2015. Andrew is performing an overland hot air ballooning journey through more than 100 countries and lasting for a four-and-a-half year.
On July 8, the official ceremony dedicated to the appointment of the UN Youth Advisory Panel (UNYAP) in Belarus took place at the IMAGURU business club in Minsk.
The global community will fail millions of children if it does not focus on the most disadvantaged in its new 15-year development roadmap, UNICEF warned today.
UNICEF and H&M Conscious Foundation launched the joint Unicoin charitable project.
9 июня в рамках реализации проекта международной технической помощи «Развитие эффективной системы паллиативной помощи детям в Республике Беларусь» прошел «День открытых дверей» кабинета паллиативной помощи детям Могилевской городской поликлиники.
UNICEF and the European Union presented Child Rights Toolkit: Integrating child rights in development cooperation
MINSK, 27 May 2015: UNICEF and the European Union presented innovative Child Rights Toolkit: Integrating Child Rights in Development Cooperation providing practical guidance on how to apply a rights-based, child-focused approach to development programming, budgeting, policy-making, and law-making.