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Press Centre (12/2017)

Children under attack at shocking scale in conflicts around the world, says UNICEF

“No safe places left for children as they are targeted in their homes, schools and playgrounds”

Children under attack in 2017

For children trapped in conflict zones around the world, 2017 has been a ‘nightmare year’.

UNICEF welcomes announcement of next Executive Director

Ms. Fore will become the seventh Executive Director on 1 January 2018

In 2018 make migration safe for every child - UNICEF

An estimated 400 children have died along Central Mediterranean route this year, showing dangers children face without safe migration pathways

UNICEF: Make the digital world safer for children - while increasing online access to benefit the most disadvantaged

Flagship report highlights digital divides and explores current debates about the impact of the internet and social media on children’s safety and wellbeing

17 million babies under the age of 1 breathe toxic air, majority live in South Asia ? UNICEF

UNICEF urges immediate action to reduce air pollution amid emerging evidence on how toxic air can affect brain development in young children 

Global complacency threatens the lives of children and adolescents as world set to miss global AIDS target - UNICEF

A UNICEF analysis of demographic trends and new HIV data reveals that targets set in the 2020 Super-Fast-Track framework developed in 2016 to end AIDS among children, will not be achieved.  

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