Syrian Arab Republic
Geneva Palais briefing note on the situation of children in Syria after ten years of conflict
This is a summary of what was said by UNICEF Syria Representative Bo Viktor Nylund – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.
Syria conflict 10 years on: 90 per cent of children need support as violence, economic crisis and COVID-19 pandemic push families to the brink
Almost 12,000 children killed or injured in the past decade, according to verified data – an average of more than three children a day