#UNICEF

  • Article: Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says
    Citizenship

    Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 5, 2019

    And 4.9 million people in the region may soon need humanitarian assistance. Read more

  • Article: Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence
    Water & Sanitation

    Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    It’s not bullets and bombs that are the biggest threat to children, a new report says. It’s water. Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Idai
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    4 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Idai

    By Joe McCarthy|March 20, 2019

    The relief effort will take months and even years. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Half a Million Children Aren't in School in Africa's Sahel Region
    Education

    Nearly Half a Million Children Aren't in School in Africa's Sahel Region

    Feb. 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Almost 2,000 schools have been closed in Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger. Read more

  • Article: Lionel Messi Is Helping 2,000 People in Kenya Get Safe Drinking Water and Food
    Water & Sanitation

    Lionel Messi Is Helping 2,000 People in Kenya Get Safe Drinking Water and Food

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 25, 2019

    The soccer star’s foundation donated 23 million Kenyan shillings to help keep children healthy. Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugee Children Finally Get to Learn Again With 1,600 New School Centers
    Education

    Rohingya Refugee Children Finally Get to Learn Again With 1,600 New School Centers

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 24, 2019

    The organization wants to reach 260,000 children by the end of the year. Read more

  • Article: This South African Writer Is On a Mission to Tell African Stories While Building a ‘Kinder’ Society
    Girls & Women

    This South African Writer Is On a Mission to Tell African Stories While Building a ‘Kinder’ Society

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 29, 2018

    “I strive to contribute to building a more loving and healthier society for children to live in." Read more

  • Article: 'Stranger Things' Star to Take on Bullies in New UN Role
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    'Stranger Things' Star to Take on Bullies in New UN Role

    Nov. 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Millie Bobby Brown, the youngest-ever goodwill ambassador for UNICEF, fights for children’s issues Read more