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UN — US$15 Million Coronavirus Help

UN Humanitarian Chief Mark Lowcock has released US$15 million from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to help fund global efforts to contain the COVID-19 virus. The announcement came as the World Health Organization (WHO) upgraded the global risk of the coronavirus outbreak to “very high” – its top level of risk assessment. The WHO has said there is still […]

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UNICEF Laments World Leaders Failure

The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) in a press release has stated that the futures of millions of children living in countries affected by armed conflict are at risk, as warring parties continue to commit grave violations against children, while world leaders fail to hold perpetrators accountable. “Children living in conflict zones around the world have continued to suffer through extreme levels of violence over the past 12 months, […]

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UNICEF Voiced Concern About Violence Against Children

UNICEF (United Nations Children Fund) has expressed serious concern about the level of violence against children globally. The organization raised its concern in a new global report titled, “A Familiar Face: Violence in the Lives of Children and Adolescents,” released on Tuesday. It uses the latest data to show that globally children experience violence across all stages of childhood and […]