23 March 2022

Conflict in Ukraine poses immediate threat to children

The conflict in Ukraine poses an immediate and growing threat to the lives and well-being of the country’s 7.5 million children. Humanitarian needs are multiplying by the hour as fighting intensifies. Children continue to suffer the consequences of this situation. Families are terrified, in shock, and in need of safety., How to help UNICEF’s work with children in Ukraine, child fleeing ukraine UNICEF/UN0605554/Remp     By donating money to UNICEF you are helping us provide continuous deliveries of safe drinking water, medical supplies and other necessary humanitarian aid, as well as psychosocial support for children from Ukraine.   The past eight years of conflict in Ukraine have already inflicted profound and…, How is UNICEF helping children and families in Ukraine?, UNICEF is working around the clock to scale up life-saving programmes for children. In Ukraine, this includes: Ramping up efforts to meet critical and escalating needs for safe water, health care, education and protection. Delivering midwifery, obstetrics, surgical medical kits, first aid kits and diagnostic and treatment equipment to temporary…, What’s happening in Ukraine?, Conflict in Ukraine poses an immediate and growing threat to the country’s 7.5 million children. Hundreds of homes have been damaged or destroyed, while damage to civilian infrastructure has left hundreds of thousands of people without safe water or electricity. The country is running low on critical medical supplies. Fears of a wider public…