PRESS RELEASE The crisis in the Greater Kasaï region of the Democratic Republic of Congo is having a devastating impact on children, UNICEF warned today.
NEWS – Pascal Villeneuve, UNICEF Representative in the DRC, leaves the country on a note of hope, whilst outlining the challenges remaining for children.
VIDEO – Family kits, containing essential medicines to fight the major child killers, are distributed to accelerate the reduction of child mortality. Is it worthy? Find out by watching this video.
PRESS RELEASE – On 10th anniversary of Paris Commitments leaders renew the call to end use of children in conflict. At least 65,000 children have been released from armed forces …
PRESS RELEASE – The day before the tenth anniversary of the Paris Conference on the protection of children in armed conflicts, UNICEF wishes to recall that the use of children in armed conflicts is illegal.
HUMANITARIAN ACTION FOR CHILDREN – For more than two decades, the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been plagued by multiple, complex conflicts with grave humanitarian consequences.
PRESS RELEASE – In order to realise the humanitarian response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2017, UNICEF is launching a call for funds to the amount of 119,125 million US dollars within the framework of its publication, Humanitarian Action for Children 2017.
PRESS RELEASE – Early Moments Matter for children’s brain development. UNICEF launched #EarlyMomentsMatter, a new campaign to drive increased awareness about the importance of the first 1000 days of a child’s life and the impact of early experiences on the developing brain.
KEY FIGURES – Health, nutrition, education, birth registrations, humanitarian crisis, …. Everything you should know about the situation of children in DRC.
Po na bana, the blog from the UNICEF team and the voice of children in the Democratic Republic of Congo, wishes you a happy 2017! Below is a roundup of the successes of 2016 and an exclusive look at what’s in store for 2017. Working together for every child in the DRC!