Digital portal enables children in Za’atari to speak directly with UN General Assembly delegates in New York

30 September 2015, Za’atari Refugee Camp, Jordan – UN General Assembly grounds, New York: Coinciding with the week when global leaders officially adopted the Sustainable Development Goals 2016-2030 at the 70th Session of the UN General Assembly in New York, UNICEF and the UN Millennium campaign have established a digital portal that is enabling children […]

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Syria Crisis Dashboard (September 2015)

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تصريح منسوب الى هناء سنجر ممثلة اليونيسف في سوريا عن مقتل اطفال في سوريا

دمشق- 28 ايلول / سبتمبر 2015- ” فيما يتصاعد العنف في سوريا، تجدد اليونيسف مرة اخرى مناشدتها لكافة اطراف النزاع بالوقف الفوري للهجمات العشوائية على المناطق المأهولة بالمدنيين تماشياً مع القانون الدولي الانساني. “ان اشتداد العنف خلال الأسابيع الأخيرة قد ادى الى مقتل العديد من الأطفال في جميع انحاء البلاد. “يوم السبت الماضي في حي […]

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Statement attributable to Hanaa Singer, UNICEF Representative in Syria on the killings of children in Syria

DAMASCUS, 28 September 2015 –      “As violence increases in Syria, UNICEF once again reiterates its call on all parties to immediately stop indiscriminate attacks in civilian populated areas in accordance with International Humanitarian Law. “The intensification of violence in the past few weeks has resulted in the killing of many children all over the country. […]

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UNICEF and WFP join hands to bring children into school in Syria

This year, UNICEF and WFP are collaborating through an integrated package of food and education supplies to encourage children to return back to school. In the first half of 2015, WFP provided on site snacks to 163,000 school children in 300 primary schools in Aleppo, Rural Damascus, Tartous, Homs and Hassakeh, while UNICEF supported the […]

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Syria Crisis Monthly Humanitarian Highlights & Results – SEPTEMBER 2015

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Free Education for all children in public schools: Ministry of Education and Higher Education joins efforts with UN and donors to support every child’s right to education

الخبر بالعربية Beirut, 21 September, 2015 – Free education up to grade nine will be provided for all children – Lebanese and non-Lebanese – in public schools this year. The Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE), with the support of USD94 million through UNICEF, UNHCR, and international donors, launched its ‘Back to School’ campaign […]

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توفير التعليم لجميع الأطفال مجاناً في المدارس الرسمية وزارة التربية والتعليم العالي تتعاون مع الأمم المتحدة والجهات المانحة لدعم حق كل طفل في التعلّم

  بيروت في 21 أيلول 2015-سيتم توفير التعليم لجميع الأطفال للبنانيين وغير لبنانين، لغاية الصف التاسع، مجاناً هذا العام في المدارس الرسمية: هذا ما أعلنته وزارة التربية والتعليم العالي اليوم خلال مؤتمر صحفي أطلقت خلاله حملة كلنا على المدرسة بالتعاون مع اليونيسف ومفوضية شؤون اللاجئين وبتمويل بلغت قيمته 94 مليون دولار أميركي من الدول المانحة. ترأس […]

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First day of school in Syria: A day of hope for a war-torn country

  By Razan Rashidi Filed Diary Damascus Syria, 20 September 2015- Four years into the Syria crisis, Sunday morning was not like any other morning in Damascus. “It is a day of hope,” said the taxi driver who drove me to work. “Look.” He pointed to children walking together to school.  Sunday the thirteenth of […]

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تصريح صادر عن هناء سنجر، ممثلة اليونيسف في سوريا عن الاصابات بين الأطفال في سوريا

دمشق، 16 ايلول/ سبتمبر 2015 – تدين اليونيسف وبأشد العبارات الهجمات بالقذائف يوم أمس على مناطق مدنية في حلب والتي أدت الى مقتل 19 طفل على الأقل بحسب التقارير الواردة وبينهم ستة اطفال لقوا حتفهم في مساحة صديقة للطفل تدعمها اليونيسف. ” تمكن المساحات الصديقة للطفل الأطفال من اللعب والتواصل مع طفولتهم، ونسيان ويلات الحرب […]

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Statement attributable to Hanna Singer, UNICEF Representative in Syria on child casualties

Damascus, 16 September 2015 – UNICEF condemns, in the strongest terms, the yesterday’s mortar attacks on civilian areas of Aleppo which reportedly killed at least 19 children including six in a UNICEF-supported child friendly space. “Child friendly spaces enable children to play and reconnect with their childhood, and forget, even if for a short time, […]

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Displaced children in the city of Homs strive to return to school

Homs, 15 September 2015 – For many children the first day in school can be tough.  For six-year Fatima it was even harder.  Fatima along her family fled Palmyra City three months ago once the so-called Islamic State took it over.   The family currently lives in the city of Homs. The look of worry and fear […]

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Millions of children across conflict-hit Syria deprived of education

News Note GENEVA/DAMASCUS, 15 September 2015­  As children around the world return to school, there are more than two million in Syria who will not be able to join them. According to UNICEF, another 400,000 are at risk of dropping out as a result of conflict, violence and displacement. As the conflict in Syria enters […]

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Restoring Hope Amid Water and Hygiene Crisis in Southern Syria

Jdaydet Al-Fadel, Quneitra, 14 September 2015   “The smell was suffocating and flies were invading our house,” remembered 14-year old Tarek as he described the effects of sewage leakages near his house. “We shut doors and windows but that didn’t stop the smell.” Tarek’s misfortune now ended. It’s a different scene in his town, Jdaydet […]

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Farah: Good Farewell to Malnutrition and Suffering

By Yasmine Saker   Lattakia, 13 September, 2015- Little Farah was suffering severe acute malnutrition when she first arrived at the UNICEF-supported medical centre in Al- Haffe, rural Lattakia. Three months into her treatment, the 18 months old is successfully cured. “It’s very hard to watch your child suffer,” said Yasmeen, Farah’s mother. “Following a […]

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