Stories and news from the region
Reopen schools or keep them closed?
One year after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in the region, we must prioritise the reopening of #SchoolFirstNotLast.
In Latin America and the Caribbean UNICEF works in 36 countries and territories to save children's lives, to defend their rights, and to help them fulfil their potential, from early childhood through adolescence. And we never give up.
Discover UNICEF's work for every child in this region.
Reaching the top of the mountain won’t be easy, but it’ll be an epic
adventure that will take you on a journey to fight for every kid’s rights!
Are you ready?
"This game is an excellent and vital educational tool. It’s diverse and every child can see themselves reflected in it. It provides children with a chance to learn and be the hero of their own story."
ꟷ Alexa B. (14 years old)
"The learnt a lot without realizing it was teaching them. That’s what makes Right Runner so powerful and important."
ꟷ Bárbara M. (14 years old)
"It was a fun and creative way that not only entertained me but helped me understand the basics of children’s rights."
ꟷ Diego M. (15 years old)