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A third of the world’s children poisoned by lead, new groundbreaking analysis says

A third of the world’s children poisoned by lead, new groundbreaking a... 06.08.2020

UNICEF and Pure Earth call for urgent action to abolish dangerous practices including the informal recycling of lead acid batteries
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UNICEF sad and shocked at Beirut explosions, concerned about the wellbeing of children, and supporting partners on the ground

UNICEF sad and shocked at Beirut explosions, concerned about the wellb... 06.08.2020

Statement from Ms. Yukie Mokuo, UNICEF Representative in Lebanon
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Pandemic’s impact on agrifood production and markets in Eurasia is as diverse as the region itself

Pandemic’s impact on agrifood production and markets in Eurasia is as ... 04.08.2020

New FAO brief anticipates good cereal production but expects a reduction in regional wheat production and volatility in domestic staple food prices
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UNECE/FAO studies contribute to sustainable management of precious forests of the Caucasus and Central Asia

UNECE/FAO studies contribute to sustainable management of precious for... 24.07.2020

24 July 2020, Geneva, Switzerland  – The forests of the Caucasus and Central Asia (Armenia, Azerbaij...
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It's time to reopen schools

It's time to reopen schools 16.07.2020

Opinion by UNICEF Executive Director, Henrietta Fore
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Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on exchanges of fire along the Armenia-Azerbaijan border

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on e... 14.07.2020

The Secretary-General is deeply concerned by reports of exchanges of fire, including with heavy weaponry, along the ...
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Countries failing to stop harmful marketing of breast-milk substitutes, warn WHO and UNICEF

Countries failing to stop harmful marketing of breast-milk substitutes... 30.05.2020

Agencies encourage women to continue to breastfeed during the COVID-19 pandemic
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COVID-19: Number of children living in household poverty to soar by up to 86 million by end of year

COVID-19: Number of children living in household poverty to soar by up... 28.05.2020

New analysis from Save the Children and UNICEF
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COVID-19: Humanitarian air deliveries to Africa ramped up with dispatch from UN’s new cargo hub in Belgium

COVID-19: Humanitarian air deliveries to Africa ramped up with dispatc... 04.05.2020

WFP kick-started a network of global logistics hubs that will support the entire aid community
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A new normal: UN lays out roadmap to lift economies and save jobs after COVID-19

A new normal: UN lays out roadmap to lift economies and save jobs afte... 29.04.2020

There will be no return to the “old normal”, governments must act to create a new economy and more jobs
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Women leaders rise in solidarity to save lives and protect livelihoods

Women leaders rise in solidarity to save lives and protect livelihoods 28.04.2020

An initial group of prominent women joined a global advocacy effort to save lives
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A matter of life and debt

A matter of life and debt 24.04.2020

UN agency proposes global debt deal to prevent health pandemic spreading economic disaster across the developing world
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