Posts Tagged ‘Unicef’

UNICEF sends 4.7 million vaccines to Libya

  • 25 October 2018 - 21:49
UNICEF sends 4.7 million vaccines to Libya

Some 4.7 million vaccines have been sent to Libya to prevent the outbreak of infectious diseases, the UN children’s fund (UNICEF) said Thursday. According to UNICEF, a cargo plane loaded with 4.7 million vaccine doses -- including those for measles, rubella and polio -- arrived early Thursday...

UNICEF: At least 10.000 children got displaced by latest Tripoli violence

  • 4 October 2018 - 21:54
UNICEF: At least 10.000 children got displaced by latest Tripoli violence

Fighting which engulfed the Libyan capital, Tripoli, since August 26, ended on September 26, leaving 117 dead and 581 injured including many children. At least 5,065 families (25,325 individuals) have been displaced, the majority of whom originate from conflict-affected areas in Southern...

UNICEF: Over 64, 000 children received psychosocial support so far in 2018

  • 28 July 2018 - 17:18
UNICEF: Over 64, 000 children received psychosocial support so far in 2018

During the first half of 2018, over 64,000 girls and boys received psychosocial support through community and school-based Child Friendly Spaces, UNICEF reported on Friday. UNICEF said it is working to scale-up its programme of mainstreaming of psychosocial services and violence prevention...

Unicef: Two-thirds of Libyan Schools have limited drinking water

  • 16 May 2018 - 21:09
Unicef: Two-thirds of Libyan Schools have limited drinking water

UNICEF together with the Ministry of Education and the Libyan National Centre for Disease Control Launch Assessment of Water, Quality, Sanitation and Hygiene in Libyan Schools A nation-wide assessment on the quality of water and sanitation facilities in 140 schools in the West, East and...

Germany provides 9.8 million euros to UNICEF to support 30.000 Libya vulnerable children

  • 25 March 2018 - 13:37
Germany provides 9.8 million euros to UNICEF to support 30.000 Libya vulnerable children

 The German Government commits EUR 9.8 million to UNICEF to support at least 30,000 vulnerable children and their families in Libya with child protection, education, water and sanitation services over the next four years. This announcement represents the fourth phase of funding that Germany...

UNICEF: 378.000 children in dire need for life-saving aids in Libya

  • 30 January 2018 - 12:35
UNICEF: 378.000 children in dire need for life-saving aids in Libya

  After seven years of conflict, the humanitarian situation in Libya continues to deteriorate with 378,000 children in need of life-saving assistance and protection throughout 2018.[1]   “2018 is a pivotal year for Libya, especially for children,” said Abdel-Rahman...

UNICEF: 1.3 million Libyans, including 439.000 children, in need of humanitarian assistance

  • 23 January 2018 - 11:17
UNICEF: 1.3 million Libyans, including 439.000 children, in need of humanitarian assistance

In 2017, an estimated 1.3 million people including 439,000 children were in need of urgent humanitarian assistance in Libya due to the continued conflict, insecurity, and the collapsing economy. UNICEF reported that he periodic escalations of armed conflict that took place in 2017 further...

UNICEF provides Libya’s war-ravaged Sirte with schools materials

  • 14 December 2017 - 20:20
UNICEF provides Libya’s war-ravaged Sirte with schools materials

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in Libya had delivered educational materials to 30 schools in the Libyan city of Sirte, UNICEF said on Thursday. "Yesterday, UNICEF delivered materials that will enable us to install 30 new classrooms in the schools in Sirte which have been...

Italy and UNICEF renew support for war-affected children in Libya

  • 16 September 2017 - 10:47
Italy and UNICEF renew support for war-affected children in Libya

The Government of Italy has contributed Euro 1,000,000 to UNICEF in Libya for supporting a multi-sectoral programme to enhance the quality and delivery of services for conflict affected children and their families. The programme will focus vulnerable children living in under-served areas in Libya...

Unicef: 2016 was deadliest year for children in Syria

  • 13 March 2017 - 11:25
Unicef: 2016 was deadliest year for children in Syria

The Guardian - The number of children maimed, killed or recruited to fight in the Syria conflict has increased dramatically over the past year, with children as young as seven forced to act as frontline fighters, prison guards, suicide bombers and executioners. Grave violations against Syrian...