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Girls can and should grow into future leaders, innovators and educators. Across the world, girls have the potential to create change and inspire progress – if they’re given the chance. This photo essay shows just how hard it is for many girls to go to school – and what it means when they do. [ Bit.ly Link ]
UNICEF Canada
02/24/2017 at 19:48. Facebook
UNICEF Canada
02/24/2017 at 19:27. Facebook
UNICEF Canada
02/24/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
In the Bentiu Protection of Civilians (POC) site in Unity State, South Sudan, nine-year-old Nyapuor carries a battered USAID food tin to sit on at school. “I came with my mother to the POC because of the war. I saw so many people wounded and men shooting guns, it was very bad. I feel safe here in the POC and want to keep coming to school. I would like to have more text books to read, that...
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UNICEF Canada
02/24/2017 at 16:32. Facebook
Almost 1.4 million children are at risk of imminent death as famine looms in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen. You can help by purchasing a UNICEF Survival Gift - real, life-saving items that go directly to help children in desperate need of assistance. [ Unicef.ca Link ]
UNICEF Canada
02/23/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
Around 100,000 people are facing starvation in parts of South Sudan. An additional one million people are classified as being on the brink of famine. Urgent action is needed to prevent more people from dying of hunger. If you'd like to help, every dollar makes a difference: [ Bit.ly Link ]
UNICEF Canada
02/23/2017 at 14:32. Facebook
UNICEF Canada President David Morley is on site in Jordan where, with help from supporters like you the Canadian Government, vulnerable children are accessing education, life skills and psycho social supports. Special thanks to Canada’s International Development – Global Affairs Canada for supporting children around the globe!
UNICEF Canada
02/22/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
#PinkShirtDay was started in 2007 by two students in Nova Scotia. How much progress have we made on bullying since then? [ Bit.ly Link ]
UNICEF Canada
02/22/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
It's #PinkShirtDay! Support anti-bullying by wearing pink today and learn about the other ways you can get involved. [ Bit.ly Link ]
UNICEF Canada
02/21/2017 at 17:44. Facebook
Conflict, a failing economy and extreme weather have collided in South Sudan, creating a humanitarian catastrophe for children. Today, famine was declared in parts of South Sudan and we urgently need your help. [ Bit.ly Link ]
UNICEF Canada
02/21/2017 at 15:43. Facebook
Great news: Canada signs on to the #SafeSchoolsDeclaration and continues its work to protect children caught up in armed conflict. [ Bit.ly Link ]

UNICEF Canada welcomes Canada's leadership in championing the rights of children in armed conflict

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UNICEF Canada
02/20/2017 at 18:13. Facebook
For Family Day, a beautiful family portrait! In Uzbekistan, a family wearing traditional dress sits together in their home in Tashkent. Mom and dad participate in a UNICEF-supported parenting program.
UNICEF Canada
02/20/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
"Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love." - Mother Teresa
UNICEF Canada
02/19/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
"Laughter is the closest distance between two people." - Victor Borge We hope your weekend is full of laughter ❤
Saturdays are for hanging out and catching up on some much-needed zzzs. This little one is sleeping in a traditional cloth cradle in an early learning and child-care centre in Sabah State, Malaysia on the island of Borneo. UNICEF supports education and other programs for indigenous and marginalized children in the country.
In Eastern Ukraine, nearly 1 million children are in desperate need of assistance. Consistent fighting has left 1.7 million people internally displaced and damaged or destroyed one in five schools. [ Bit.ly Link ]
That smile! Rafi, 3, sits on a box of winter clothing at Kawergosk Syrian Refugee Camp in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. UNICEF is supporting 300,000 children across Iraq with warm winter clothing.
To help children like Rafi, visit: [ Bit.ly Link ]
After months of living under siege and heavy fighting in eastern Aleppo, Rouaa and Jana are excited to get back to school. With help from UNICEF, 23 schools have reopened for 6,500 children. UNICEF is on the ground, distributing school bags, stationery and textbooks.
“What I want for every child of Syria, is something to eat and some clothes, and that they can be happy with their families and friends… I wish children never stop hoping they can return to Syria and keep believing that one day they will go back." - Rami, 12

UNICEF is working to improve education, child protection and youth programing in Syria and host countries. [ Unicef.ca...
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"The best thing to hold on to is each other." Audrey Hepburn, #UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador ❤ Be sure to hold on to someone you love this Valentine's Day.