19 December 2022

Migrate and grow: Mirlenis and Elio dream of a better present for their son

Mirlenis Navas (18) and Elio Noel Gamaz (21) met in Colombia. She lived with her family in a small house in the border city of Cúcuta. He was looking for opportunities in this same city to which he had migrated some time ago with his father. They were teenagers and had many things in common, including their status as migrants and the same homeland…, A comprehensive response to address the urgency, In 2018, in response to the migration situation, UNICEF Ecuador, through the Social Inclusion Programme and in coordination with other agencies of the United Nations system, launched a program of unconditional monetary transfers, called the Integral Protection Program for migrant families and Refugees with children and adolescents in Ecuador (PPI…, Aid multiplies, Two years after arriving in Lago Agrio, Mirlenis and Elio tell their story sitting in the place they rent to live and work: a house that is their home, their bicycle workshop and their barbershop. With great effort, dedication and the support of the organizations, the family managed to get on with their business. The journey has not been easy.…, Building a future together, When Marlon Diosnel, Mirlenis and Elio's baby, was born, they received a single payment of 130 dollars for comprehensive development and initial education. As part of this help, they also learned about positive parenting guidelines, childcare, nutrition, breastfeeding, violence prevention, family roles, and responsibilities. They also had access…
03 May 2022

UNICEF Ecuador

UNICEF and ECHO support the reopening of rural schools in Ecuador, UNICEF and ECHO support the reopening of rural schools in Ecuador, Thanks to the donation of water, sanitation and hygiene supplies, more than 12,000 children in 118 rural schools in Ecuador have been able to resume face to face classes. Community empowerment: UNICEF's commitment to more sustainable and comprehensive interventions, Community empowerment: UNICEF's commitment to more sustainable and comprehensive interventions, Learn how UNICEF Ecuador is working to ensure that the most vulnerable children in Imbabura and Cayambe have access to health services, safe water and education. United to improve assistance to refugees and migrants in Ecuador, United to improve assistance to refugees and migrants in Ecuador, We would like to send a special thank you to all our donors for the support they provide to families with children and adolescents on the move in Ecuador. A space in Tulcán for the inclusion and empowerment of children and adolescents UNICEF/ECU/2021/Vallejo, A space in Tulcán for the inclusion and empowerment of children and adolescents, Adolescents José Luis and Xavier describe their experiences participating in the activities of the Integral Support Space, which has been operating in Tulcán for three years., News, Ecuador_Web Home Image, For every child and adolescent, rights., We carry out and support projects to guarantee the rights of children and adolescents in Ecuador, promoting their well-being so that they can reach their full potential. Find out everything we do