Official statements 2008
All statements relate to the situation of children in CEE/CIS. Statements are shown in date order, starting with the most recent.
UNICEF statement at the XIV International Steering Committee Meeting of the Decade of Roma Inclusion
BELGRADE, Serbia, September 2008 - The XIV International Steering Committee Meeting of the Decade of Roma Inclusion was held in Belgrade on 4 - 5 September 2008.
UNICEF: Protection of women & children in the zone of the Georgian-Ossetian conflict
GENEVA, 11 August 2008 - UNICEF is deeply concerned by the escalation of hostilities in South Ossetia, where reports indicate large numbers of civilian casualties.
UNICEF calls for enhanced efforts for deinstitutionalization and reform of the child welfare system in Bulgaria
19 November, 2007 - Sofia, Bulgaria
UNICEF statement to 28th Conference of European Ministers of Justice, Lanzarote, Spain
25 October 2007 - Statement by Shahnaz Kianian-Firouzgar, Deputy Regional Director, CEE/CIS.
Geneva - August 31, 2007
Statement by Maria Calivis, UNICEF Regional Director for CEE/CIS - National Conference on Pro-Child Budgets
9-10 April 2007 - Astana, Kazakhstan
Выступление Марии Каливис, Регионального Директора ЮНИСЕФ для стран Центральной и Восточной Европы и Содружества Независимых Государст
Национальная Конференция по проблематике Бюджетов в интересах ребенка 9-10 апреля 2007 г.
UNICEF submission to the Committee on the Rights of the Child Day of General Discussion
Geneva, September 2006
Protecting Children from the Impact of Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster Statement by Mr. Kul C. Gautam, Deputy Executive Director, UNICEF
Minsk, Belarus, 19 April 2006. At the International Conference on “20 Years after Chernobyl: Strategy for Recovery and Sustainable Development of the Affected Regions.
Welcome to Moldovan delegation, by Shahnaz Kianian-Firouzgar, Deputy Regional Director, CEE/CIS.
UNICEF invited seven delegates from the Republic of Moldova to visit Swiss food factories and learn from their experience of using iodized salt in food production.
Speech for the Launch of the Better Parenting Initiative Leaflets
Center for the Development of Family Medicine, Robert Fuderich, March 14, 2006
Roma families need rehousing to save children from lead poisoning
10 February 2006: Rob Fuderich, UNICEF Head of Office in the UN Administered Province of Kosovo, calls on communities to move for the sake of their children
Child Poverty in Russia
15 November: Maria Calivis, Regional Director, at launch of new report in Moscow
Children's rights versus press freedom: who wins?
11 November, 2005. Sliding towards Democratic Deficit? Lynn Geldof, Regional Communication Adviser for CEE/CIS addresses educationalists in the UK.
Sir Alex Ferguson at the European launch of Unite for Children. Unite against AIDS
25 October 2005: Geneva, Switzerland. The Manchester United Manager pledges his support to the global campaign
"Protecting children from violence; from commitments to action"
Berlin, September 11 - 14, 2005: Statement by Shahnaz Kianian-Firouzgar, Deputy Regional Director, CEE/CIS
Act Now to end Violence against Children in Europe and Central Asia
7 July, 2005: Rima Salah, UNICEF Deputy Executive Director, at the closing of the Regional Consulation on Children and Violence
Regional Consultation on Violence against Children in Europe and Central Asia
5 July 2005, Regional Director Maria Calivis addresses Regional Consultation in Ljubljana, Slovenia
Special Session on Children in Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
20 June 2005: Shahnaz Kianian-Firouzgar, Deputy Regional Director, opens Special Session on Children
12 May, 2005: Launch of Progress for Children, Istanbul
Maria Calivis, UNICEF Regional Director, launches report on girls' education
31 March 2005: Young People and HIV/AIDS
Maria Calivis, Regional Director, on the importance of young people in the fight against HIV/AIDS
28 January 2005, UNICEF action on education and health
UNICEF action on education and health in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Shahnaz Kianian Firouzgar, UNICEF Deputy Regional Director.
1 November 2004, Salt iodization, Turkmenistan
The achievement of Universal Salt Iodization in Turkmenistan. Maria Calivis, UNICEF Regional Director
13 October, 2004, Launch of Social Monitor 2004
Launch of Innocenti Social Monitor 2004. Carol Bellamy, UNICEF Executive Director
September 2004, Presentation to Executive Board
September 2004, Presentation to Executive Board by Maria Calivis, UNICEF Regional Director
13 May 2004, Carol Bellamy addresses Sarajevo Conference on children in Europe and Central Asia
Opening speech by Carol Bellamy, UNICEF Executive Director, Sarajevo, May 2004
13 May 2004. Maria Calivis addresses the Sarajevo Conference on Children in Europe and Central Asia
Address to the Sarajevo Conference on Children in Europe and Central Asia. Maria Calivis, UNICEF Regional Director
23 February 2004, Conference on HIV/AIDS, Carol Bellamy.
Statement from Carol Bellamy, Ministerial Conference on HIV/AIDS in Europe and Central Asia.