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Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: May 17, 2017

Her name is Mary. She's from Benin City in Nigeria. When she was seventeen, Mary tried to escape a life with no prospects to work in a restaurant in Italy. Instead she was set up to be trafficked into the sex industry.


Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: May 15, 2017

When Anna Puopolo turned five, she raised money for UNICEF’s work with children around the world. “This year,” she says, “we decided to do something a little bigger.”


Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: May 15, 2017

Being a mother is miraculous. But for me, being forced live far away from my children just to put bread on the table, has turned this blessing into a curse.


Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: May 15, 2017

Marked by massive violations of children’s rights, the Lake Chad Basin conflict has shattered countless lives


Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: April 25, 2017

Investing in water, sanitation and hygiene is a priority.


Posted by: David Morley
Publication date: April 25, 2017

“Our village was so tiny, so far away and so unimportant that we thought the war would never reach us.” Hassan gave a sad shrug. “We were wrong.”


Posted by: David Morley
Publication date: April 25, 2017

One of my strongest memories from this seemingly endless war is of a young Syrian refugee girl I met in Duhok, Kurdistan, Iraq – 12 years old and three years out of school – who had forgotten how to read. What kind of hope could there be for a society that, in this day and age, could let children lose their education?


Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: April 24, 2017

The continuing violence in Yemen is fueling one of the worst hunger crises in the world, with nearly seven million people not knowing where their next meal will come from and in desperate need of food assistance.


Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: April 24, 2017

“Bring your child for free vaccines tomorrow!” Sokly Ye called out to passers-by as she slowly drove her motorbike down a narrow dirt road lined with ramshackle homes.


Posted by: UNICEF Canada
Publication date: April 24, 2017

If you still don’t have an idea what to get for Mother’s Day but want to gift something truly unique, look no further.