31 July 2023

Emergency response to the crisis in Sudan

According to UNHCR, currently in Egypt, there are 500,000 Sudanese and 8,827 individuals of other nationalities who have crossed into Egypt from Sudan since the crisis began in April 2023. In close coordination with the Government of Egypt, the Egyptian Red Crescent Egyptian Red Crescent (ERC) , and the UN in Egypt UN in Egypt , UNICEF is…, Trucks carrying portable toilets and water tanks on their way from Cairo to Qastal and Argeen borders crossings in Egypt., UNICEF/Egypt 2023/Mohamed Ragaa UNICEF provides humanitarian assistance to families & children arriving at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders UNICEF response at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders, A Sudanese girl at the first child-friendly space inside the "Karkar" bus station near Aswan in the South of Egypt to provide psychosocial support to children and their families who have just crossed the borders., UNICEF/Egypt 2023/Dalia Younes UNICEF provides humanitarian assistance to families & children arriving at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders UNICEF response at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders, Packing of hygiene kits in Cairo, Egypt, late April 2023., UNICEF/Egypt 2023/Ahmed Emad UNICEF provides humanitarian assistance to families & children arriving at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders UNICEF response at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders, Firas, a Sudanese boy at the first child-friendly space inside the "Karkar" bus station near Aswan in the South of Egypt to provide psychosocial support to children and their families who have just crossed the boarders., UNICEF/Egypt 2023/Ahmed Mostafa UNICEF provides humanitarian assistance to families & children arriving at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders UNICEF response at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders, Assembly of portable toilets and water tanks in Cairo, Egypt, late April 2023., UNICEF/Egypt 2023/Mohamed Ragaa Part of UNICEF response was sending hygiene kits and portable toilets to Sudanese families crossing the boarders through UNICEF partner the Egyptian Red Crescent. These photos show the procurement of hygiene kits in Cairo, installation of portable toilets and water tanks at the Qastal border crossing (920 km south…, Installation of water tanks at Qastal border crossing, Egypt, early May 2023., UNICEF/UN0836620/ Thousands of families with children flee the conflict in Sudan to Egypt. They need Immediate humanitarian services. UN0839875, Portable toilets at Qastal crossing at the Egypt-Sudan borders., UNICEF/UN0839875/Ahmed Mostafa As part of its immediate response to the Sudanese crisis, UNICEF established the first child-friendly space inside the "Karkar" bus station near Aswan in the South of Egypt to provide psychosocial support to children and their families who have just crossed the boarders. The space was established in…, In mid May 2023, UNICEF distributed hygiene kits on displaced Sudanese children coming to the child-friendly space the organization established in Karkar bus station in Aswan., UNICEF/UN0844046/Ibrahim Kamal In May 2023, UNICEF joined hands with WFP to fulfill the Sudanese displaced families’ immediate basic needs in Egypt through WFP’s well-established Emergency Cash Assistance programme. These photos document the first round of enrollment that took place in Cairo and Aswan, Egypt late May 2023. UN0845087, UNICEF joined hands with WFP to fulfill the Sudanese displaced families’ immediate basic needs in Egypt through WFP’s well-established Emergency Cash Assistance programme., UNICEF/UN0845087/Ibrahim Kamal Sudanese children getting measured and weighed for nutritional assessment at Karkar bus station, near Aswan south of Egypt in June 2023. Karkar bus station, located just near Aswan in the South of Egypt, is the main hub receiving busses of displaced Sudanese families and children. At the heart of the station, UNICEF…, Sudanese children getting measured and weighed for nutritional assessment at Karkar bus station, near Aswan south of Egypt in June 2023., UNICEF/UNI412604/Ahmed Mostafa Sudanese children getting measured and weighed for nutritional assessment at Karkar bus station, near Aswan south of Egypt in June 2023. Karkar bus station, located just near Aswan in the South of Egypt, is the main hub receiving busses of displaced Sudanese families and children. At the heart of the station, UNICEF…, UNICEF installed shades in front of the child-friendly space in Karkar bus station for displaced Sudanese children to enjoy outdoor activities more comfortably., UNICEF/UNI412627/Ahmed Mostafa Part of UNICEF response was sending hygiene kits and portable toilets to Sudanese families crossing the boarders through UNICEF partner the Egyptian Red Crescent. These photos show the procurement of hygiene kits in Cairo, installation of portable toilets and water tanks at the Qastal border crossing (920 km south of…, Portable toilets at Qastal border corssing, Egypt, early May 2023., UNICEF/UN0835390/Mohamed Ragaa UNICEF provides humanitarian assistance to families & children arriving at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders UNICEF provides humanitarian assistance to families & children arriving at the Egyptian-Sudanese borders UNICEF provides humanitarian assistance to families & children arriving at the…, 2023, Sudan Response, December 2023 Sudan Response, 30 November 2023 Sudan Response, 24 September 2023 Sudan Response, 23 Aug 2023 Sudan Response, 10 Aug 2023 Sudan Response, 25 July 2023 Sudan Response, 10 July 2023 Sudan Response, 25 June 2023 Sudan Response, 10  June 2023 Voices from Sudan
22 September 2022

Climate Change

Climate change is a direct threat to a child’s ability to survive, grow, and thrive. As extreme weather events such as cyclones and heatwaves increase in frequency and ferocity, they threaten children’s lives and destroy infrastructure critical to their well-being. Floods compromise water and sanitation facilities, leading to diseases such as…, 4 key asks for world leaders at COP27, UNICEF urges leaders and governments to take immediate action to protect children from climate devastation by adapting the critical social services they rely on, such as water, health, nutrition and education. All social services must be climate-sensitive and all climate policies and plans must be child-sensitive. To help children prepare for the…, Statements and reports for COP27, Closing statement by UNICEF Head of Delegation Position paper: Incorporating child rights into climate action Joint statement by the UN Migration Network Report: Child-sensitive climate policies for every child, “Youth For Climate” Caravan, UNICEF/Egypt 2022 UNICEF/Egypt 2022 Display caption Show Original Caption Display caption Show Original Caption                                              , More from UNICEF Egypt, Awareness sessions on climate change issues , Sustainable Transportation View this post on Instagram A post shared by UNICEF Egypt (@unicef.egypt) Waste Management View this post on Instagram A post shared by UNICEF Egypt (@unicef.egypt) Ecotourism View this post on Instagram A post shared by UNICEF Egypt (@unicef.egypt) Climate Change Impact View this post on Instagram A post shared by…