"Human rights are about the dignity & worth of the human person. They expand the horizons of hope, enlarge the boundaries of the possible & unleash the best of ourselves & our world."
-- @antonioguterres at the Human Rights Council. http://bit.ly/3c90zC7
Almost 570,000 children have now been displaced by the escalation in violence in northwest Syria.
Many families have no option but to sleep in the open, exposed to the elements, putting vulnerable children at risk of hypothermia and respiratory tract infections,
Brutal violence has forced over 500,000 children from their homes in Idlib, Syria, since December 2019.
We are working with partners to provide children with winter clothes, safe drinking water and psychosocial care.
Reports of several schools and kindergartens coming under attack in Idlib City this morning, with children and teachers reportedly among the casualties.
Children must be protected and schools and teachers are #NotATarget#ChildrenUnderAttack
How has the world improved for girls 25 years after the historic Beijing Declaration?
UNICEF’s new report launching on 4 March explores progress made and areas where girls are still left far behind.
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The right to survive.
The right to family.
The right to health.
The right to education.
The right to safety.
The right to play.
The right to culture.
Climate change is a serious threat to children’s rights. We must take #ClimateAction now.
Students with child-friendly tablets provided by UNICEF at a school in #Niger . The tablets, which run on solar power, contain off-line educational content, including from Wikipedia and Khan Academy, adapted to the local context and curriculum.
#ForEveryChild , a digital bridge.
Over half a million children have been displaced by violence in northwest Syria amidst plummeting temperatures.
UNICEF is working with partners to provide children with warm winter clothes, life-saving vaccines and safe drinking water.
The #GlobalGoals are our shared to-do list for a better and more sustainable future.
Every action of every single person can help bring us closer to the finish line.
Here’s what you can do: https://bit.ly/38VgdPu
Ningún país garantiza la salud y el futuro de la infancia, según un informe de la OMS, Unicef y 'The Lancet', que incluye en un estudio por primera vez el cambio climático como principal causa de amenaza http://bit.ly/3c2p4AT
Climate change is one of the toughest challenges the world has ever taken on. But I believe we can avoid a climate catastrophe if we take steps now to reduce emissions and find ways to adapt to a warmer world. Here’s how we’re approaching the challenge: https://gatesnot.es/2V8gURc