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29 Apr 2016 description

Planification 2016

Objectif 1

Protéger la survie des enfants et des adolescents (3-18 ans) par l’accès à des environnements d’apprentissage sains et sécurisés.

Objectif 2

Renforcer la réadaptation psychosociale, le développement cognitif et l’auto-prise en charge des enfants et des jeunes de 3-18 ans

Objectif 3

29 Apr 2016 description
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En este informe de gestión de 2015 de UNICEF Colombia, les presentamos algunos de los principales proyectos, estrategias y acciones que originamos y emprendimos desde UNICEF con el apoyo de muchos de ustedes.

29 Apr 2016 description
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GENEVA/NEW YORK- 29 APRIL, 2016, We join the many voices expressing outrage at the attack on Al Quds Hospital in Aleppo. Among those killed were two doctors, including one of the only remaining pediatricians in the city, three paramedics, and numerous patients, among them children.

We are outraged at the alarming frequency of attacks on health personnel and facilities in Syria. These incidents come amid an escalation of violence in particular in the northern parts of the country.

29 Apr 2016 description
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In Sierra Leone, a new initiative offers classes and resources to pregnant teenage girls, who are otherwise prohibited from attending school. Meet Adama, who became pregnant during the Ebola crisis but refuses to give up on her education.

KAMABAI, Sierra Leone, 28 April 2016 – Stepping into the classroom at the WCA Primary School in Kamabai, Bombali District, you immediately notice two things – all of the students are female, and many of them are visibly pregnant.

29 Apr 2016 description
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Highlights

  • The security situation continued to deteriorate throughout March with intense armed clashes in Donetsk, Horlivka and Mariupol areas in particular. This had a negative impact on the water and electricity supply to vulnerable people in eastern Ukraine; the number of causalities has also increased.

29 Apr 2016 description
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Highlights

  • In March, 7 incidents were registered in Diffa region with 22 casualties (16 civilians), including 3 girls between ages 12-15 with explosive belts who were killed by security forces before they were able to detonate their explosives.

29 Apr 2016 description
  • Activities starting from November 2015 have been considered

  • 248 Woredas in six emergency regions are covered

28 Apr 2016 description

Presentan UNICEF y CONEVAL análisis sobre pobreza y derechos sociales de niñas, niños y adolescentes en México

28 Apr 2016 description

TEGUCIGALPA, 26 de abril de 2016 - La Representante del Fondo de las Naciones Unidas para la Infancia, UNICEF, Luz Ángela Melo, y Pasqualina Di Sirio, del Programa Mundial de Alimentos, PMA, firman carta de entendimiento con el fin de maximizar capacidades y recursos con el propósito común de contribuir de manera coordinada al cumplimiento de los derechos de la niñez hondureña con énfasis en salud y nutrición, bajo la Estrategia “Criando con Amor” del Gobierno de Honduras.

28 Apr 2016 description
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Caracas, marzo 2016.- En el marco de la creación de 35 Servicios de Salud Amigables para Adolescentes, impulsados por UNICEF en convenio con el Ministerio del Poder Popular para la Salud (MPPS) y la Sociedad Venezolana de Puericultura y Pediatría (SVPP), los días 2 y 3 de marzo del presente año, se llevó a cabo el taller para facilitadores sobre la atención integral que debe prestarse en estos centros de salud.

28 Apr 2016 description
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ABIDJAN (Côte d’Ivoire), le 28 Avril 2016 – Arrivée au terme de sa mission, Adèle Khudr, Représentante de l’UNICEF, a affirmé que d’importantes étapes ont été franchies en faveur des droits de l’enfant au cours des dernières années en Côte d’Ivoire.

28 Apr 2016 description

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

WASH Drought Response: Taking Stock 1

WASH Updates In Numbers 1

WASH Cluster Priority Woredas 2

WASH Response to Acute Watery Diarrhoea 2

Real Time Monitoring of Water Access 3

A Snapshot of WASH Interventions in Drought-Affected Areas 3 - 4

WASH Funding Overview 5

WASH ETF: Who Are We? 6

WASH Cluster Focal Points 6

WASH DROUGHT RESPONSE: TAKING STOCK

28 Apr 2016 description

Twenty new water projects funded by the governments of the UK and the US announced

Beirut, 28 April 2016 – The Ministry of Energy & Water and UNICEF announced today 20 new projects which will ensure improved access to water for more than 300,000 people across Lebanon. The governments of the United Kingdom (US$ 6M) and the United States of America (US$ 1.7M) fund the projects.

28 Apr 2016 description
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United Nations strengthens its support to emergency response in Mozambique, after the activation of the red alert declared by the Government.

28 Apr 2016 description

Iraq is experiencing a double crisis of displacement. Syrian refugees, which currently total over 244,5271 individuals, have fled the armed conflict in Syria and have sought refuge primarily in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI). Compounding this crisis is the larger scale internal displacement of Iraqis who continue to flee areas controlled by the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and the subsequent military operations by government and allied forces to regain territory.

28 Apr 2016 description

Highlights

The Education Cluster planned to support the education of 204,000 children of which 93,840 girls in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA during 2016.

By March 2016, the cluster managed to reach 51,952 children including 20,678 girls in camps, off-camps and in areas of return in KP and FATA.

The Education Cluster is developing a monsoon contingency plan 2016 for effective and efficient humanitarian preparedness and response.