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UNICEF Celebrates its 20th Anniversary in Armenia

UNICEF Celebrates its 20th Anniversary in Armenia 22.12.2014

On Its 20-Year Anniversary in Armenia, UNICEF Calls on Partners to Imagine a Better Future for Children
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Making the invisible visible – UN expert's call

Making the invisible visible – UN expert's call 18.05.2015

Making the invisible visible – UN expert calls on Armenia to shed light on violence against children
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UN rights expert launches official visit to Armenia

UN rights expert launches official visit to Armenia 18.05.2015

Sale and sexual exploitation of children: UN rights expert launches official visit to Armenia
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Outreach lecture at ASPU

Outreach lecture at ASPU 16.10.2015

UNICEF will have outreach lecture at ASPU on inclusive education
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Maternal deaths fell 44% since 1990 – UN

Maternal deaths fell 44% since 1990 – UN 12.11.2015

Report from WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank Group and the United Nations Population Division highlights progress
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Innovative Engagement Strategies for Children in Armenia

Innovative Engagement Strategies for Children in Armenia 03.02.2016

Government and Diaspora Discuss Innovative Engagement Strategies for Children in Armenia
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UNICEF-EU Child Rights Toolkit Launched in Armenia

UNICEF-EU Child Rights Toolkit Launched in Armenia 22.02.2016

EU-UNICEF Child Rights Toolkit was launched today in Armenia
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EU continues to support DRR in South Caucasus

EU continues to support DRR in South Caucasus 28.06.2016

Armenian partners unite to save lives and livelihoods by boosting preparedness for natural hazards
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Poverty, illiteracy and early deaths await world’s most disadvantaged children

Poverty, illiteracy and early deaths await world’s most disadvantaged ... 28.06.2016

Making the right choices now can, and will, reverse this fate, new report says
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Almost one third of children in Armenia are both poor and deprived

Almost one third of children in Armenia are both poor and deprived 26.09.2016

Thirty-six per cent of Armenian children experience deprivation without living in a poor household
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The World’s Largest Lesson

The World’s Largest Lesson 28.09.2016

UNICEF and other members of UNCT will facilitate a WLL on SDGs for school-children
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Sustainable Development Goals at Armenian Schools

Sustainable Development Goals at Armenian Schools 28.09.2016

Armenia hosts World’s Largest Lesson to empower children and young people to advocate for change
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Strengthening Neonatal Care Services in Armenia

Strengthening Neonatal Care Services in Armenia 30.09.2016

Embassy of Russia in Armenia and UNICEF Join Hands to Strengthen Neonatal Care Services in Armenia
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Strengthening protection of child rights in Armenia

Strengthening protection of child rights in Armenia 04.10.2016

RA Human Rights Defender’s Office and UNICEF unite to strengthen protection of child rights in Armenia
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Nearly 385 million children living in extreme poverty

Nearly 385 million children living in extreme poverty 04.10.2016

Nearly 385 million children living in extreme poverty, says joint World Bank Group – UNICEF study
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Investing in early childhood development essential to helping more children

Investing in early childhood development essential to helping more chi... 04.10.2016

Investing in early childhood development essential to helping more children and communities thrive, new Lancet Series finds
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UNICEF and H&M launch an interactive digital tool

UNICEF and H&M launch an interactive digital tool 24.10.2016

The UNI_FORM tool aims to visually display how games and play can support positive cognitive development
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Henrikh Mkhitaryan is UNICEF newest National Goodwill Ambassador

Henrikh Mkhitaryan is UNICEF newest National Goodwill Ambassador 09.11.2016

UNICEF Armenia Appoints Manchester United Player and Armenia National Team Captain as Goodwill Ambassador
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UNICEF makes venture capital investments in emerging market tech start-ups

UNICEF makes venture capital investments in emerging market tech start... 17.11.2016

The UNICEF Innovation Fund is a new way of doing business at the UN
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Joint Statement on Syria

Joint Statement on Syria 17.01.2017

Heads of UN Specialized Agencies Issue a Joint Statement on Syria
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UN Armenia Staff gather for the People of Syria

UN Armenia Staff gather for the People of Syria 20.03.2017

A Moment of Silence in Yerevan Remembering Six Years of War in Syria
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UNICEF and Justice Academy partner to improve children’s access to justice

UNICEF and Justice Academy partner to improve children’s access to jus... 28.03.2017

The two institutions joined hands to promote the protection of child rights
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Governments must invest in immunizing the most vulnerable children  and addressing vaccine hesitancy

Governments must invest in immunizing the most vulnerable children an... 25.04.2017

Statement by UNICEF’s Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia
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AGBU and UNICEF partner to promote diaspora engagement for community development in Armenia

AGBU and UNICEF partner to promote diaspora engagement for community d... 26.04.2017

The free web-based Together4Armenia.am platform will be used for that purpose
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Armenia’s First Massive Inclusive Sports Tournament Unites Children with and without Disabilities

Armenia’s First Massive Inclusive Sports Tournament Unites Children wi... 18.05.2017

The event brought together 170 children and their families
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Children in Tumanyan consolidated community will have access to quality early learning

Children in Tumanyan consolidated community will have access to qualit... 26.05.2017

The concept of alternative preschool services is based on international research
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Launch of “My Friend Auguste” educational game

Launch of “My Friend Auguste” educational game 30.05.2017

...and “Get to Know Me by My Abilities” painting contest awards
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The situation of child protection in Armenia

The situation of child protection in Armenia 31.05.2017

Briefing for journalists
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UNICEF and Justice Academy launch a distance learning program for judges and prosecutors

UNICEF and Justice Academy launch a distance learning program for judg... 21.07.2017

A new educational programme on the protection of child rights for justice professionals
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Babies and mothers worldwide failed by lack of investment in breastfeeding

Babies and mothers worldwide failed by lack of investment in breastfee... 02.08.2017

No country in the world fully meets recommended standards for breastfeeding
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School Safety Improved with the Support of EU and UNICEF

School Safety Improved with the Support of EU and UNICEF 02.08.2017

Policy-makers, schools and parents can now track the level of emergency preparedness
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Nearly zero progress in reducing the global out-of-school rate - UNICEF

Nearly zero progress in reducing the global out-of-school rate - UNICE... 06.09.2017

The percentage of 6-15 year olds who are out of school has barely decreased in the last decade
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Take part in UNICEF's survey

Take part in UNICEF's survey 30.10.2017

Your opinion matters!
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UNICEF report։ Progress for Children in the SDG Era

UNICEF report։ Progress for Children in the SDG Era 06.03.2018

Latest data shows that over half a billion “uncounted” children live in countries where the SDGs are quickly falling out of reach.
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Residential Care Should Never Be a Viable Long Term Alternative to Family Based Care for Any Child

Residential Care Should Never Be a Viable Long Term Alternative to Fam... 14.09.2018

The Next Stage of Child Care Reform Issues Discussed in Yerevan
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Global Hunger Continues to Rise, New UN Report Says

Global Hunger Continues to Rise, New UN Report Says 17.09.2018

821 Million People Now Hungry and Over 150 Million Children Stunted, Putting Hunger Eradication Goal at Risk
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A Child Under 15 Dies Every Five Seconds Around the World – UN Report

A Child Under 15 Dies Every Five Seconds Around the World – UN Report 18.09.2018

For Children Everywhere, the Most Risky Period of Life is the First Month.
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World Leaders Unite under New Initiative to Provide Quality Education and Training for Young People

World Leaders Unite under New Initiative to Provide Quality Education ... 25.09.2018

‘Generation Unlimited’ Seeks to Get Every Young Person Prepared for Future Employment by 2030
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UNICEF Appeals for $3.9 Billion to Support Children in Humanitarian Crises

UNICEF Appeals for $3.9 Billion to Support Children in Humanitarian Cr... 29.01.2019

41 Million Children Affected by Conflict or Disaster
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Over 30 Children Killed in Syria since December

Over 30 Children Killed in Syria since December 31.01.2019

Violence, Displacement and Harsh Conditions in Northern and Eastern Syria
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UNICEF Calls to Prevent Bullying and Harassment for Young People Online in Armenia

UNICEF Calls to Prevent Bullying and Harassment for Young People Onlin... 05.02.2019

Safer Internet Day: Time for Renewed Focus on Children’s Digital Rights
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Never Have I Thought

Never Have I Thought 20.03.2019

Lack of the ECD Facilities Pushes Women out of Labour Force or Make Them to Reduce Hours Spent on Paid Work
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Together4Armenia Contributes to Revival of Gyumri’s Textile Industry

Together4Armenia Contributes to Revival of Gyumri’s Textile Industry 26.03.2019

Perspectives and Opportunities for Women Being Unveiled to Revive the Manufacturing
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From preschool to school. Elena’s formula

From preschool to school. Elena’s formula 10.04.2019

UNICEF Armenia Improving Social Inclusion of Children with Disabilities
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UNICEF and Alaverdi Community Join Efforts for Inclusive Learning from an Early Age

UNICEF and Alaverdi Community Join Efforts for Inclusive Learning from... 08.05.2019

UNICEF Signed a Cooperation Agreement with Lori Governor’s Office and Alaverdi Community
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Surviving Birth: Every 11 Seconds, a Pregnant Woman or Newborn Dies Somewhere around the World

Surviving Birth: Every 11 Seconds, a Pregnant Woman or Newborn Dies So... 23.09.2019

In Total, Almost 6.2 Million Children under 15 Died in 2018
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Nearly 70,000 children displaced as violence escalates in northeast Syria

Nearly 70,000 children displaced as violence escalates in northeast Sy... 14.10.2019

Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore
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Poor diets damaging children’s health worldwide, warns UNICEF

Poor diets damaging children’s health worldwide, warns UNICEF 15.10.2019

Poverty, urbanization, climate change and poor eating choices driving unhealthy diets
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New Year’s Babies: Over 105 children will be born in Armenia on New Year’s Day

New Year’s Babies: Over 105 children will be born in Armenia on New Ye... 01.01.2020

In 2020, UNICEF is calling for world leaders and nations to invest in health workers with the know-how and equipment to save every newborn
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1 in 3 adolescent girls from the poorest households has never been to school

1 in 3 adolescent girls from the poorest households has never been to ... 20.01.2020

UNICEF urges policy-makers to address "shameful" disparities in public education spending
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9 million children could die in a decade unless world acts on pneumonia

9 million children could die in a decade unless world acts on pneumoni... 29.01.2020

Malnutrition, air pollution and lack of access to vaccines and antibiotics among the drivers of preventable deaths from pneumonia—which last year killed a child every 39 seconds
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UNICEF and the Austrian Development Agency unite to engage adolescent boys and girls on climate action in their communities

UNICEF and the Austrian Development Agency unite to engage adolescent ... 26.02.2020

The project - “Adolescents for Climate Action in Communities” - will last for 3 years
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UN releases $15 million to help vulnerable countries battle the spread of the coronavirus

UN releases $15 million to help vulnerable countries battle the spread... 05.03.2020

The UN funding has been released to the WHO and the UNICEF
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Violence against Children. A Hidden Crisis of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Violence against Children. A Hidden Crisis of the COVID-19 Pandemic 14.04.2020

We must act now to protect children from the heightened risk of violence. UNICEF
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WHO and UNICEF to partner on pandemic response through COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund

WHO and UNICEF to partner on pandemic response through COVID-19 Solida... 14.04.2020

Unprecedented fund an ‘all hands on deck’ approach to tackle COVID-19 pandemic
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Futures of 370 million children in jeopardy as school closures deprive them of school meals – UNICEF and WFP

Futures of 370 million children in jeopardy as school closures deprive... 01.05.2020

WFP and UNICEF will assist governments to ensure that when schools reopen children benefit from school meals and health programmes
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As COVID-19 pandemic continues, forcibly displaced children need more support than ever

As COVID-19 pandemic continues, forcibly displaced children need more ... 06.05.2020

Joint statement by UNICEF Executive Director and UN High Commissioner for Refugees
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New guidelines provide roadmap for safe reopening of schools

New guidelines provide roadmap for safe reopening of schools 26.05.2020

Schools must look at how they can reopen better – with improved learning and more comprehensive support for children
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UNICEF launches #Reimagine campaign to prevent the pandemic from becoming a lasting crisis for children, including in Armenia

UNICEF launches #Reimagine campaign to prevent the pandemic from becom... 26.05.2020

As COVID-19 devastates already fragile health systems, over 6,000 additional children under five could die a day, without urgent action
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Greta Thunberg and NGO Human Act launch a child rights driven coronavirus campaign for UNICEF

Greta Thunberg and NGO Human Act launch a child rights driven coronavi... 26.05.2020

Climate activist calls on young people, other supporters, to encourage everyone to support UNICEF’s vital work to save children’s lives
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UNICEF launches #LearningAtHome campaign to support parents and young children in self-isolation due to the Coronavirus

UNICEF launches #LearningAtHome campaign to support parents and young ... 27.05.2020

UNICEF High Level Advocate for Child Rights and Children’s Author Nouneh Sarkissian joins #LearningAtHome campaign
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Armenia Launches Generation Unlimited (GenU) Youth Challenge

Armenia Launches Generation Unlimited (GenU) Youth Challenge 27.05.2020

50 young people join GenU Bootcamp online to compete at social entrepreneurship
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Together Against Coronavirus. UNICEF continues to deliver professional protective supplies to Armenia

Together Against Coronavirus. UNICEF continues to deliver professional... 28.05.2020

We continue our appeal to the public, donors and the private sector to donate to UNICEF and respond to the crisis
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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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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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Unequal access to remote schooling amid COVID-19 threatens to deepen global learning crisis - UNICEF

Unequal access to remote schooling amid COVID-19 threatens to deepen g... 09.06.2020

Nearly 1.2 billion schoolchildren remain affected by school closures
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COVID-19 may push millions more children into child labour – ILO and UNICEF

COVID-19 may push millions more children into child labour – ILO and U... 12.06.2020

Child labour down by 94 million since 2000, a gain now under threat
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Millie Bobby Brown, and Sofia Carson join United Nations and UNICEF in the World’s Largest Lesson Live, encouraging teens to reimagine the world post Covid-19

Millie Bobby Brown, and Sofia Carson join United Nations and UNICEF in... 16.06.2020

The 35-minute educational show will premiere on YouTube
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Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge - 5 Winning Innovative Ideas by Armenia’s Youth

Generation Unlimited Youth Challenge - 5 Winning Innovative Ideas by A... 18.06.2020

It’s their time and turn to act – check out the exciting ideas and solutions proposed by Armenian youth
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Universal child benefits critical in reducing poverty, new ODI and UNICEF report finds

Universal child benefits critical in reducing poverty, new ODI and UNI... 22.06.2020

As the economic fallout of COVID-19 deepens, investment in social protection systems key to protecting families from catastrophic levels of deprivation and financial hardship
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Countries failing to prevent violence against children, agencies warn

Countries failing to prevent violence against children, agencies warn 22.06.2020

Global status report on preventing violence against children calls for more government action and warns of ‘dramatic impact’ of COVID-19
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UNICEF Publishes Recommendations for the Online Gaming Industry on Assessing Impact on Children

UNICEF Publishes Recommendations for the Online Gaming Industry on Ass... 23.06.2020

These recommendations were finalized during the initial phases of the COVID-19 pandemic and the implementation of physical distancing measures around the world
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Despite disruptions, UNICEF delivers critical life-saving supplies to over 100 countries in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Despite disruptions, UNICEF delivers critical life-saving supplies to ... 30.06.2020

In 2019, UNICEF procured a record US$3.826 billion in goods and services for children in 150 countries
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Not just numbers: Syrian families identify their needs and concerns as war enters tenth year

Not just numbers: Syrian families identify their needs and concerns as... 02.07.2020

Education in high demand: Syrian families say education for children greatest challenge
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Marley family to ‘reimagine’ Bob Marley’s One Love in support of UNICEF

Marley family to ‘reimagine’ Bob Marley’s One Love in support of UNICE... 10.07.2020

Re-recording of iconic anthem will support UNICEF’s Reimagine campaign
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As more go hungry and malnutrition persists, achieving Zero Hunger by 2030 in doubt, UN report warns

As more go hungry and malnutrition persists, achieving Zero Hunger by ... 14.07.2020

Securing healthy diets for the billions who cannot afford them would save trillions in costs
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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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Marley family releases reimagined One Love single worldwide in support of UNICEF

Marley family releases reimagined One Love single worldwide in support... 20.07.2020

The song and music video also come during the year-long celebration of Bob Marley’s 75th birthday
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40 million children miss out on early education in critical pre-school year due to COVID-19

40 million children miss out on early education in critical pre-school... 24.07.2020

A research brief was published by UNICEF
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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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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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Together Against Coronavirus. USAID and UNICEF continue support to Armenia to reduce infection rate

Together Against Coronavirus. USAID and UNICEF continue support to Arm... 10.08.2020

One-year project will support Armenia to reduce the rate of transmission across the country
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Beirut explosions: UNICEF urgently appeals for US$46.7 million to support 100,000 children over the next three months

Beirut explosions: UNICEF urgently appeals for US$46.7 million to supp... 20.08.2020

At least three children killed, 1,000 injured, and 100,000 directly affected
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2 in 5 schools around the world lacked basic handwashing facilities prior to COVID-19 pandemic - UNICEF, WHO

2 in 5 schools around the world lacked basic handwashing facilities pr... 20.08.2020

43 per cent of schools around the world lacked access to basic handwashing with soap and water in 2019
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Children affected by Beirut explosions in need of psychological support as 50 per cent show signs of trauma

Children affected by Beirut explosions in need of psychological suppor... 27.08.2020

Press briefing by Marixie Mercado, UNICEF spokesperson in Geneva
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COVID-19: At least a third of the world’s schoolchildren unable to access remote learning during school closures, new UNICEF report says

COVID-19: At least a third of the world’s schoolchildren unable to acc... 27.08.2020

UNICEF calls for urgent investment to bridge the digital divide, reach every child with remote learning, and, most critically, prioritize the safe reopening of schools
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UNICEF delivers critical supplies to support children and families affected by Beirut explosions

UNICEF delivers critical supplies to support children and families aff... 01.09.2020

UNICEF has been able to deliver 18 shipments of critical humanitarian supplies so far
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Severe water shortages compound desperate situation for children and families in Beirut

Severe water shortages compound desperate situation for children and f... 01.09.2020

UNICEF and partners rehabilitating and reconnecting critical water infrastructure
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Increased support vital to help children affected by Beirut explosions back to school, one month after devastating explosions – UNICEF

Increased support vital to help children affected by Beirut explosions... 16.09.2020

183 education facilities damaged or destroyed by the blasts, affecting over 77,000 children and youth as new school year approaches
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COVID-19 could reverse decades of progress toward eliminating preventable child deaths, agencies warn

COVID-19 could reverse decades of progress toward eliminating preventa... 17.09.2020

With the number of under-five deaths at an all-time recorded low of 5.2 million in 2019, disruptions in child and maternal health services due to the COVID-19 pandemic are putting millions of additional lives at stake
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UNICEF to lead procurement and supply of COVID-19 vaccines in world’s largest and fastest ever operation of its kind

UNICEF to lead procurement and supply of COVID-19 vaccines in world’s ... 18.09.2020

UNICEF will work with manufacturers and partners on the procurement of vaccine doses as well as freight, logistics and storage of COVID-19 vaccines, on behalf of global COVAX Facility
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Conflict, climate crisis and COVID-19 pose great threats to the health of women and children

Conflict, climate crisis and COVID-19 pose great threats to the health... 28.09.2020

The report calls upon the global community to fight COVID-19 while honoring and respecting commitments that can improve the lives of women and children
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UNESCO, UNICEF and WHO issue considerations for school-related public health measures in the context of COVID-19

UNESCO, UNICEF and WHO issue considerations for school-related public ... 02.10.2020

The updated advice looks at risk-based approaches for school operations
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UNICEF Statement on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

UNICEF Statement on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict 09.10.2020

Geneva, 6 October
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UNICEF calls for averting a lost generation as COVID-19 threatens to cause irreversible harm to children’s education, nutrition and well-being

UNICEF calls for averting a lost generation as COVID-19 threatens to c... 20.11.2020

Children and adolescents account for 1 in 9 of reported COVID-19 infections, according to new analysis
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