UNICEF urges support for children, as wildfires rage across Greece

The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Wednesday called for urgent assistance for children caught up in wildfires in Greece, considered to be the worst Europe has seen since the turn of the century. https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2023/08/1140212
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UNICEF urges support for children, as wildfires rage across Greece

Central Sahel: Lives of 10 million children on the line as conflict rages

17 Mar 2023

Children are increasingly caught up in armed conflict in the climate-affected, food insecure central Sahel region, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Friday.

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UNICEF providing aid for children caught up in Syria prison siege

27 Jan 2022

Boys and girls caught up in intense fighting which raged for six days around a besieged prison in northeast Syria, need protection and assistance, the UN children’s agency, UNICEF, said on Thursday.

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South Sudan: UNICEF warns of ‘desperation and hopelessness’ for children 10 years after independence

06 Jul 2021

Ten years after South Sudan achieved independence, more children there are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance than ever before, the UN Children’s Fund, UNICEF, said on Tuesday.