Risking it all to escape gang violence and poverty | UNICEF reports on the harrowing journey of refugee and migrant children from Central America

Every month, thousands of children from Central America risk being kidnapped, trafficked, raped, ...

UNICEF: Hundreds of children recruited by armed groups, as violations increase against women and children in South Sudan

Since the beginning of this year more than 650 children have been recruited into armed groups in ...

UNICEF Australia: permanent and sustainable solution is key for refugees on Manus Island

UNICEF Australia urges Minister Dutton to seriously consider resettlement options in credible thi...

UNICEF Australia renews calls for the Federal Government to provide a resettlement plan for asylum seeker children and families on Nauru

UNICEF Australia again calls on the Turnbull Government to provide a permanent resettlement solut...

UNICEF Statement on attacks on hospitals in Aleppo city

“Four hospitals in eastern Aleppo city – al-Dakkak, al-Bayan, al-Hakim and al-Zahraa ...

UNICEF Australia statement on 4 Corners juvenile justice story

UNICEF Australia is deeply concerned by about the cruel, inhumane and degrading  the inhuman...

UNICEF statement on recent case of sexual violence in India

“The reported gang rape of a young Dalit woman in India by the same five men who had raped ...

Almost a quarter of a million children severely malnourished in Borno state, Nigeria - UNICEF

Nearly a quarter of a million children are severely malnourished in Borno sta...

UNICEF: new Government’s first 100 days critical for children. 5 priorities to put children at the centre of the new Government’s agenda

UNICEF Australia is calling on the new Government to prioritise and improve the lives of children...

Urgent aid mobilized for families displaced by South Sudan fighting

UNICEF and partners are providing urgent life-saving assistance to thousands of people displaced ...
For all media enquiries, please contact:
Nicole Lawrence
PR and Media Manager
+61 2 8917 3244 / +61 419 748 624
nlawrence@unicef.org.au

Nicole Mackey
Head of PR and Media
+61 2 8917 3235 / +61 403 964 334
nmackey@unicef.org.au

Resources for media available for download here
To subscribe to UNICEF media releases, enter your email below
Past Media Releases