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Boombox and Pianoboy supported UNICEF worldwide campaign #IMAGINE
Kyiv, July 16, 2015 - Yesterday the leaders of Ukrainian rock bands Pianoboy and Boombox Andriy Khlyvnyuk and Dmytro Shurov signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) in Ukraine and joined the global campaign #IMAGINE

Up to 1.3 million people in eastern Ukraine have little or no access to water: UNICEF
GENEVA/KYIV, 14 July 2015 –Up to 1.3 million children and adults are facing a serious water crisis, due to damaged or destroyed water lines and acute water shortages, as the ongoing violence continues in eastern Ukraine, UNICEF said today.

UNICEF and EU scale up humanitarian response to improve access to water for children and families in eastern Ukraine
KYIV, 7 July 2015 – The European Commission has provided €500,000 to UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to improve water, sanitation and the hygiene situation of conflict-affected communities in eastern Ukraine.

More than 60 experts and managers started training on modern strategies of health care transformation
Lviv, Ukraine, July 6, 2015 – The Summer School “Healthcare Systems Transformation: Eastern Europe,” attended by more than 60 participants from five countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia, and speakers from seven countries of the world

More than 11,000 children received effective psychosocial support in the eastern and central regions of Ukraine - UNICEF
Kyiv, July 3, 2015 - Today, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), together with the National University of "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy" and supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, presented the results of the project

Children under threat from renewed violence in eastern Ukraine
GENEVA/KYIV, 12 June 2015 – At least 68 children are reported to have been killed and 180 injured since March last year as a result of conflict in eastern Ukraine, UNICEF said today.

Millions of world’s poorest children left behind despite global progress, new UNICEF report says
NEW YORK, 23 June 2015 – The global community will fail millions of children if it does not focus on the most disadvantaged in its new 15-year development roadmap, UNICEF warned today.

UNICEF organizes ‘Words Help’ celebration for conflict-affected children in Sviatohirsk
KIEV, June 3, 2015 – On 1 June, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) arranged a big event for children in the central square of Sviatohirsk, a town in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region, dedicated to Children's Day.

UNICEF and UNILEVER`s support to children in eastern ukraine: report
Kyiv, May 2014 - UNICEF and UNILEVER`s support to children in eastern ukraine: report

UNICEF confirms that every fourth adolescent in Ukraine aged 13-17 consumes alcohol at least once a month
Kyiv, 28 May 2015 – The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has launched today the results of its study entitled “Health Behaviour in School-aged Children”

Project “Words Help”: the more uplifting words, the more happy children
UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Ukraine in cooperation with advertising agency AdPro launched an information campaign on psychosocial support for children facing stressful situations.

EU and UNICEF assist 46,000 conflict-affected children in eastern Ukraine
KYIV, 7 May 2015 – Safe drinking water has been provided to over 42,000 people ingovernment-controlled areas and 3,300 people in non-government-controlled areas ineastern Ukraine’s Donetsk and Luhansk regions in a UNICEF project

UNDP, UNICEF, IOM, Government of Japan and the Government of Ukraine expand assistance programmes to support IDPs and boost social and economic recovery in Eastern Ukraine
Kyiv, Ukraine (30 April 2015) - The Government of Japan, the Government of Ukraine, and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF), and International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Adolescents living with HIV met state officials and representatives of NGOs
KYIV, 28 April 2015: The UN Office hosted today a meeting of Ukrainian adolescents affected by HIV/AIDS epidemic with state officials and representatives of non-governmental sector.

Close the immunization gap for all children by including the most vulnerable: UNICEF
GENEVA/KYIV, 21 April 2015 — UNICEF is calling on policy-makers, health care workers, parents and care-givers to immediately step up vaccination against measles and other vaccine-preventable diseases such as polio across age groups at risk.

Children killed and injured by landmines and unexploded ordnance in eastern Ukraine - UNICEF
KYIV/GENEVA, 31 March 2015 –At least 109 children are reported to have been injured and 42 killed by landmines and unexploded ordnance in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions of eastern Ukraine since March last year, UNICEF said today.

UNICEF aids conflict-affected children in hard-to-reach Luhansk, Debaltseve
KYIV, 26 March 2015 – UNICEF this week succeeded in reaching some of eastern Ukraine’s most vulnerable and needy children with supplies of water, warm clothes, and essential hygiene supplies.

UNICEF and SSES launch World Water Day in Kyiv
KYIV, 20 March 2015 - On World Water Day, 22 March, State Sanitary and Epidemiological Service of Ukraine will give briefing on the most urgent issues regarding supply of high quality drinking water, as well as pollution of drinkable water resources.

UNICEF’s Marie-Pierre Poirier: ‘No matter what, children should not bear the heavy cost of conflict in Ukraine’
KYIV, 14 March 2015 – Marie-Pierre Poirier, UNICEF Regional Director for Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States, completed her assessment of the situation of children and families affected by the conflict in Ukraine.

UNICEF Regional Director arrives to Ukraine
KYIV, 10 March, 2015 - Marie-Pierre Poirier, UNICEF Regional Director for Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States, arrived to Ukraine for a week-long monitoring visit

UNICEF helps meet the hygiene and water needs of children affected by the crisis in Ukraine
Kyiv, July 16, 2015 - Yesterday the leaders of Ukrainian rock bands Pianoboy and Boombox Andriy Khlyvnyuk and Dmytro Shurov signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) in Ukraine and joined the global campaign #IMAGINE

Ukraine: United Nations delivers 62 metric tons of humanitarian aid to Donetsk
GENEVA/KYIV, 19 February 2015 – The United Nations delivered 62 metric tons of humanitarian aid to Donetsk today.

UNAIDS, UNICEF and partners launch All In campaign to end the AIDS epidemic among adolescents
NAIROBI/KYIV, 17 February 2015—While major advances have been made in almost every area of the response to HIV, progress for adolescents is falling behind, said leaders in the global response to end the AIDS epidemic.

UNICEF and David Beckham launch ‘7’ – a new fund for children in danger across globe
LONDON, 9 February 2015 – David Beckham and UNICEF are today launching a groundbreaking initiative, 7: The David Beckham UNICEF Fund, to protect millions of children around the world from danger.

UNICEF launches US$3.1 billion appeal to reach more children in emergencies including in Ukraine
GENEVA/ KYIV, 29 January 2015 - UNICEF is launching a US$3.1 billion appeal – its largest ever – to reach 62 million children at risk in humanitarian crises worldwide.

Over 1,000 children in bomb shelters in Ukraine urgently need help: UNICEF
GENEVA/KYIV/NEW YORK, 27 January 2015 – Over 1,000 children are forced to seek refuge in underground bomb shelters in Donetsk city due to ongoing violence in eastern Ukraine, UNICEF said today.

Poorest students receive up to 18 times less public education resources than the wealthiest, says UNICEF
DAVOS, 22 January 2015 – In many countries around the world, significantly less public resources are used to educate children in the poorest 20 per cent of society than their counterparts in the most affluent 20%, according to a new report issued today.

Shakira and Gerard Piqué host World Baby Shower to support UNICEF’s work for children
NEW YORK/BARCELONA, 19 January 2015 – Singer-songwriter and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Shakira, and FC Barcelona star Gerard Piqué, are celebrating the imminent arrival of their second child by expanding upon their original concept of a World Baby Shower.

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Ukraine
NEW YORK, USA, 24 January 2015 - The Secretary-General strongly condemns today's rocket attack on the city of Mariupol, which reportedly killed dozens of civilians and left over one hundred injured.

Colored pencils, drawing albums, books and games – basic but so necessary items for children.
KHARKIV, Ukraine, 7 January 2015 - Valeria, a mother of two boys from Lugansk oblast, cannot hide her happiness upon seeing her children opening new school bags filled with stationery, inks for drawing, albums, pens and colored pencils.

 

 

 

 

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