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Publication date: September 16, 2021

UNICEF and partners’ digital channels to close down for 18 hours to mark 18 months of school closures and send one message to the world: Reopen schools as soon as possible


Publication date: September 15, 2021

One month after a 7.2 magnitude earthquake jolted southwest Haiti, an estimated 650,000 people, including 260,000 children, still need urgent humanitarian assistance, UNICEF warned today.


Publication date: September 13, 2021

Children in Afghanistan have long suffered disproportionately from the humanitarian, security, social and economic crises that have plagued the country for decades. Their suffering is far from over and they need our help.


Publication date: September 7, 2021

Since 14 August, hundreds of children have been separated from their families amidst chaotic conditions, including large-scale evacuations, in and around the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul. Some of these children were evacuated on flights to Germany, Qatar and other countries.  


Publication date: September 7, 2021

Emergency funding appeal nearly tripled to reach people affected by the earthquake and violence in Haiti


Publication date: August 31, 2021

This is a summary of what was said by UNICEF Afghanistan Representative, Hervé Ludovic De Lys – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at the daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General


Publication date: August 27, 2021

Statement by UNICEF Afghanistan Representative Hervé Ludovic De Lys on the attack at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul on Thursday

Publication date: August 24, 2021

At least eight million of these young learners have been waiting for over a year.


Publication date: August 23, 2021

Joint statement by WHO Regional Director for Eastern and Mediterranean Region, Dr. Ahmed Al-Mandhari, and UNICEF Regional Director for South Asia, George Laryea-Adjei 


Publication date: August 23, 2021

First shipment with medical and water supplies has arrived; more to follow in the coming days