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Living in Nigeria is, for these children, living in terror
UNICEF Ireland work experience student, Siofra Richardson, reflects on the first anniversary of #BringBackOurGirls and the impact it’s had on ...
Bombed at school: Riham’s story
iham (right) and her friends go through a Unicef leaflet about psychosocial support and mine risk education. Photo: Unicef/Yemen ...
One year after #BringBackOurGirls, 800,000 children have fled violence in Nigeria
This week marks one year since the tragic event when 276 girls were kidnapped from their school in Borno, north-east Nigeria. Since then, scores ...
VIDEO: How much has changed for the children of Syria in 4 years?
VIDEO: A message of hope to former child soldiers
“To survive war requires intelligence and I want you to use that intelligence now for your future” - author & former child soldier, Ishmael ...
“Two of my friends are lying there, dead”: Life-saving education in Ukraine as mines take more children’s lives
It started as just another day of boys’ play. ‘I was with my friends at a quarry that is used as a shooting range; it was seven of us. ...
VIDEO: “She had nothing” – Mia Farrow on a visit to CAR
“There’s not only the loss of possessions, a home or the lives of family members…there’s the trauma of insecurity, the sense that they ...
VIDEO: Assia’s story of fleeing the Central African Republic (CAR)
Meet Assia, 10, one of 423,000 people who has fled Central African Republic to escape escalating violence. Now living at a returnee site in Chad ...
INFOGRAPHIC: The Worst Crisis You’ve Never Heard Of
What’s it like to live in a Syrian refugee camp?
UNICEF Ireland intern, Karl Boos, reflects on the fourth anniversary of the Syrian Crisis and the impact it's had on children. Sunday the 15th of ...
How the fighting in Ukraine affects children
Heavy fighting in Eastern Ukraine has left children and families vulnerable and in need of urgent support. Despite limited access, our ...
Children of Syria: “Mum didn’t die. She’s watching us from heaven”
Falak (12) is one of more than 1.9 million children who have been forced to flee their homes because of the conflict in Syria. When the ...