UNICEF Ireland
01/19/2017 at 15:49. Facebook
Hope, love, laughter, school, water, health, safety, a childhood, a fair chance, a future - Goodwill Ambassador Liam Neeson on our vision. What is your wish #foreverychild #70yearsofUNICEF ?
UNICEF Ireland
01/18/2017 at 23:28. Facebook
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UNICEF Ireland
01/17/2017 at 17:59. Facebook
In Damascus, Syria's capital city, 5.5 million people, including 2 million children, have been without running water for three weeks. These are the worst water cuts children in Damascus have suffered. UNICEF is worried about the risk of water-borne diseases. We are concerned too about the extra burden of work this inevitably puts on children who are usually the ones sent to collect water for...
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UNICEF Ireland
01/16/2017 at 12:51. Facebook
We must not let 2017 repeat the tragedies of 2016 for #Syria. We are calling for immediate, unconditional, and safe access to children and families still cut off from humanitarian aid in Syria, even as efforts to fully implement a ceasefire continue - read more in a joint statement released Monday, together with UNHCR, WFP, WHO and Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and...
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2016 was the worst year for the #ChildrenofSyria

More stories and news on the children of Syria: www.childrenofsyria.info

Hope - it is our wish, for every child. We strive everyday to provide it #foreverychild UNICEF is marking 70 years in operation, by checking back in with some of the children we have helped through the years. You will be moved by their resilience, and the successes they have found on their journeys through life. Our journey is not yet done, join us and stand with children everywhere.
Small children need love, protection and stimulation in the first 1,000 days of their lives in order to develop #eatplaylove #Belize
In 2017 @IKEAIreland and @IKEAFoundation has donated over €5.5 million, for UNICEF’s Early Childhood Development and Child Protection programmes in China, India, Indonesia and Kenya. Thank you to the IKEA staff and customers here whose wonderful support for the Let’s Play Campaign made this a reality.
Three months on from Hurricane Haitians are still recovering.
We want to take this opportunity to wish all of you a very Happy New Year, and to thank you for your lifesaving gifts to children last year. Although you will never get to meet them you have been a real hero in their lives. Thanks to support like yours, in 2016:
• 3.5 million Syrians under five got polio vaccinations
• 247,000 malnourished Ethiopian children got treatment
• 90,000 children in...
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Play is a fundamental right for all children. That’s why IKEA and IKEA Foundation are teaming up with six leading children’s rights organisations, including UNICEF. To participate, buy a children’s book or toy in IKEA between now and Christmas Eve, and IKEA will make a donation of €1 to those organisations in support of children’s right to play and develop in some of the world’s most...
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TV presenter Laura Whitmore - Official Page has travelled the world, but meeting teen earthquake-survivors in Nepal was life-changing. Laura went there to report on the role of education after an emergency - something she now believes should be prioritised just like food + medicine. Watch her #EmergencyLessons journey, shot by MatthieuFilms. UNICEF Ireland and the EU's Humanitarian Aid and...
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A very generous couple in Dublin has offered to match all of your donations, up to the value of €5,000, up until Friday evening. They were inspired by our corporate partner PMiS Ltd, who ran a similar matching campaign earlier this week which we are delighted to say was fully funded. Click here to support children in Syria this winter [ Bit.ly Link ]
Children are fleeing #Aleppo today, children like Rahaf (5) and her brother Wael (2), who were forced to flee their home in the eastern part of the city by fighting. Happily, they have made it to safety. UNICEF is helping to protect them from the harsh winter weather by giving them warm clothes and essential supplies. Rebuilding their lives will be difficult, but we are with them as they start...
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For the next 48 hours every donation to our Syria Winter Appeal will be matched by PMiS Ltd. For every euro you donate, they will match your gift up to a total of €10,000. Please help today and double your impact: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Our birthday wish: a childhood #foreverychild
UNICEF is 70 years in operation, but we are not celebrating. We work in 190 countries, advocating on behalf of children here in Ireland, supporting child rights in countries where services are being developed, and responding to emergencies in countries where a quarter of the world's children live - wherever we are, we work for every child. One day we hope we will no longer be needed. Join our...
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