‘The world is failing the Haitian people’ warns UNICEF chief

Immediate action needs to be taken by the international community to address conditions in Haiti, otherwise “it’s hard to imagine a decent future” for the Caribbean nation, said the head of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Thursday. https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2023/06/1138212
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‘The world is failing the Haitian people’ warns UNICEF chief
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A third of Haiti’s children in urgent need of emergency aid: UNICEF

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Nearly a third of all children in Haiti – numbering around 1.5 million - are in urgent need of emergency relief due to rising violence, insufficient access to clean water, health and nutrition, said the UN Children’s Fund UNICEF on Friday.