Press Releases

Publication date: 09/30/14
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and UNICEF are wrapping up their 25th joint emergency mission to deliver lifesaving supplies and services in the most remote and conflict-hit regions of South Sudan.
Publication date: 09/30/14
At least 3,700 children in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone have lost one or both parents to Ebola since the start of the outbreak in West Africa, according to preliminary UNICEF estimates, and many are being rejected by their surviving relatives for fear of infection.
Publication date: 09/25/14
Today at the Every Woman Every Child event hosted by United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Prime Minister Harper announced a $200 million commitment to the Global Financing Facility (GFF). David Morley, UNICEF Canada’s President and CEO, responds to this funding commitment.
Publication date: 09/25/14
Today at the United Nations General Assembly, Minister Paradis announced $30 million for the Ebola response in West Africa. David Morley, UNICEF Canada’s President and CEO, provides a response to this funding commitment.
Publication date: 09/24/14
The deepening crisis in Syria continues to put an entire generation of children at risk, says a progress report released today by the No Lost Generation initiative at a meeting of key government, NGO and UN partners on the margins of the UN General Assembly.