YOUNG REPORTER – We that all these deaths of children due to the diseases of unsanitary dirty hands are just too many deaths! These deaths occur because the different decision-makers on water, hygiene and sanitation issues do not follow through on nor fulfill their commitments to children.
PRESS RELEASE – UNICEF is requesting today 268 million USD to provide vital humanitarian aid to 6.3 million children in 2018 in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
“When I took the training we were promised that we would get something very important to our life. And when my father wanted to know what that thing was I told him it was the birth certificate. “
Violence in Tanganyika and South Kivu fuels one of the world’s worst displacement crises for childrenEmergencies Press releases 26 January 2018
PRESS RELEASE – 800,000 children have been displaced by inter-ethnic violence and clashes between the regular army, militia and armed groups in the provinces of Tanganyika and South Kivu.
NUTRITION – In Bunyakiri, the community was benefitting for more than a decade from emergency interventions, leading to a kind of dependence.
UNICEF and its partners organise operations for cash transfers to 70,000 displaced persons in South Kivu for their essential needs.
654,000 people have fled the inter-ethnic violence that ravaged this province of the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo since July 2016. 48,000 have settled in several camps around Kalemie.
I run into Françoise at the end of the camp Katanika 2. More than 6,000 families, including more than 10,000 children have taken refuge here, fleeing inter-ethnic violence in their villages.
PRESS RELEASE – In a stark warning, three UN agencies – FAO, UNICEF and WFP – say time is running out to save hundreds of thousands of lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
CHILD REPORTER – The celebration of the 20th November was the first in the city of Isiro and in the Haut-Uélé province and…. the mobilization was complete!