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Tag : Haiyan

We are pleased to present all posts tagged "Haiyan"

Education in emergencies

Posted by: UNICEF January 26, 2016

Children are at the epicentre of today’s global emergencies. Nearly 250 million of them are affected by conflict and millions more face risks from natural hazards and fast-spreading epidemics. A US $2.8 billion appeal being launched by UNICEF aims to reach 43 million children in humanitarian emergencies worldwide. A quarter of the appeal is devoted to education. Read more »

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UNICEF and Canada working to protect children after Haiyan

Posted by: UNICEF Canada November 27, 2013

UNICEF and the Government of Canada have partnered to provide critical support to children affected by Typhoon Haiyan. While in Tacloban, Minister of International Development Christian Paradis visited a UNICEF-supported Child Friendly Space to see how we are protecting children from violence, abuse and exploitation. Read more »

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Typhoon Haiyan diary: Clean water for baby Gwendolyn and mom

Posted by: UNICEF Canada November 19, 2013

Gwendolyn was born just one week before Yolanda struck. "The typhoon washed away our home," says Jhana, as she breast feeds Gwendolyn amongst the hundreds of others sheltered amongst the church pews. "But she is my angel and I will do everything to make her life beautiful." Read more »

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Typhoon Haiyan diary: A week in the wake of devastation

Posted by: Guest Author November 15, 2013

I have been monitoring floods and typhoons in many countries, along with the response of UNICEF and our government partners. Yet, I was absolutely frightened by the scale of the super typhoon that hit the Philippines last weekend, and shocked by the results. Read more »

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A plea to the mothers of Canada

Posted by: UNICEF Canada November 13, 2013

As a mother, what would you do if your child was on the other side of the world – during a typhoon – and you couldn’t reach her? I would go crazy. We must care for these children. Read more »

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Typhoon Haiyan diary: Aid is getting through

Posted by: Guest Author November 12, 2013

It’s day four since Typhoon Haiyan hit, and the good news is aid is getting through. And I’m proud to say that UNICEF’s water and sanitation supplies – the aid category that we are leading on – are now in Tacloban, where they will help us avoid the much-feared outbreaks of typhus and cholera. Other agencies are leading on food, shelter and medicine. Read more »

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