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Children’s rights must be put first
Joint Press statement from Jamie McGoldrick, Humanitarian Coordinator in the occupied Palestinian territory, James Heenan, Head of OHCHR in oPt and Genevieve Boutin, UNICEF Special Representative in State of Palestine

Gaza’s children deserve much better
Statement attributable to Geert Cappelaere, UNICEF Regional Director for the Middle East and North Africa

UNICEF calls for the protection of children in the Gaza Strip
Attributable to Geert Cappelaere, UNICEF Regional Director in the Middle East and North Africa

GVC and UNICEF help improve access to water in the Gaza Strip
Today up to 97 per cent of the water drawn from Gaza’s coastal aquifer is unfit for human consumption, and more than 100,000 m3 of raw and poorly treated sewage are discharged into the Mediterranean Sea daily

2017 Arab Idol Winner Yacoub Shaheen and UNICEF run for children at the Palestine Marathon
The singer and 13 children coming from marginalized communities across Palestine performed a new song before joining the race in support of children’s rights.

UNICEF welcomes Japan’s US $4.5 million in support of Palestinian children
RAMALLAH, 4 March 2018 – The Government of Japan has just donated USD $4.5 million in support of UNICEF’s interventions to improve neonatal services, early detection of disabilities and developmental delays for Palestinian children in the West Bank and th



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