Cholera outbreak in Abidjan is prompting UNICEF to respond quickly
Following the confirmation of at least ten cases of cholera in the Koumassi district of Abidjan, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has provided medical supplies to local health authorities to treat up to 1,000 patients infected with the disease
UNICEF concerned about safety and health of children in southwest Côte d’Ivoire
The volatile security situation has already halted a rapid response immunization campaign planned with the Ministry of Health and WHO to curtail the spread of a form of polio - three confirmed cases of the poliovirus type 3 - not reported in Côte d’Ivoire
UNICEF is ready to assist over 1 million children to go back to school in Côte d’Ivoire
“Children have been particularly affected by the recent crisis and the school can play a key role in reconciliation between children,” said Hervé Ludovic de Lys, UNICEF Designated Representative in Côte d’Ivoire.
Half a million children under-5 to be vaccinated against measles in Côte d'Ivoire
Over 500,000 under-5 children are targeted for the vaccination campaign in response to a Measles epidemic in the Sud-Comoe region.
Yellow fever vaccination campaign underway
More than 800,000 targeted to prevent deadly outbreaks
National and community leaders in Côte d’Ivoire must put children first
UNICEF is calling on leaders in Côte d’Ivoire to ensure that all children are protected from violence, that they have continued access to health services and are able to go to school, during what continues to be a volatile political situation.
One out of three girls still mutilated in Côte d’Ivoire
UNICEF Côte d’Ivoire announces its strategy in Côte d’Ivoire to mark the International Day against Female Genital Cutting (FGM)
Up to 100,000 people displaced in the last week in North Kivu
Up to 100,000 people have fled their homes due to heavy fighting between belligerent armed groups in North Kivu last week.
World Breastfeeding Week
Supporting mothers to breastfeed will improve children’s chances of survival, says UNICEF
Japan renews its assistance to Côte d’Ivoire
More than 3 million USD for the Prevention of Infectious Diseases in Côte d’Ivoire
Junior 8 Summit
Young leaders from around the world convene at Junior 8 Summit
Study workshop on operational links between islamic and public schools
UNICEF Côte d’Ivoire estimates that more than one million children have dropped out of school as a consequence of the crisis situation.
International Day against Female Genital Mutilation - Zero Tolerance towards FGM
Côte d’Ivoire is one of the West African countries where the practice of excision is the most prevalent.
Japan's grant to Côte d’Ivoire
Two Billion CFA Francs of Medical Equipment for Vaccination and Malaria Control.
Back to school for all children - Bouaké 2007
After the national launching in Abidjan, Bouaké took over by launching the third edition of the “Back-to-School for All Children” Campaign.
Access to potable water
100 villages in Côte d'Ivoire benefit from a UNICEF Programme funded by the European Union.
Côte d’Ivoire makes progress on the way to school
The national campaign to get all children, especially girls, to return to school, has resumed.
Threats on the survival of women and children in Côte d’Ivoire
UNICEF is deeply concerned by the extremely serious consequences, on the survival of children, of the strike by public sector doctors and members of the National Union of Senior Medical Staff of Côte d'Ivoire.
UNICEF and child messengers of peace
UNICEF, the Ministry of Education, Scouts of Côte d’Ivoire and all Messengers of Peace Clubs organize a huge meeting in Yamoussoukro to promote activities in favour of peace and reconciliation.
Day of the African Child - Côte d’Ivoire takes action against child trafficking
Action is required to ensure that commitments taken at the Abuja Conference on child trafficking are respected, says UNICEF
Japan grants UNICEF Cfaf 2 billion
Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Japan and UNICEF assisting t.he most vulnerable population groups in Côte d’Ivoire
Foot for peace
Children of Côte d’Ivoire show us the path of peace.