Press Releases

Publication date: 07/17/14
We welcome Security Council Resolution 2165 on humanitarian access in Syria, which should enable us to reach up to 2.9 million more people with vital aid. This resolution represents a breakthrough in our efforts to get aid to Syrians in need.
Publication date: 07/11/14
The escalating violence in Gaza and Israel threatens devastating harm for children on all sides. UNICEF urges restraint to protect all children.
Publication date: 07/09/14
UNICEF and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) are stepping up joint missions to reach desperate people in remote areas of South Sudan where the number of children at risk of death from malnutrition-related causes has increased dramatically and a hunger catastrophe is looming.
Publication date: 07/03/14
UNICEF expresses its deepest solidarity with the families of the abducted children. Those who commit such crimes must be held accountable. It is disheartening and inconceivable that children have to endure such brutal acts of violence and be forced to participate in this war.
Publication date: 07/03/14
UNICEF expresses its deepest solidarity with the families of the abducted children. Those who commit such crimes must be held accountable. It is disheartening and inconceivable that children have to endure such brutal acts of violence and be forced to participate in this war.