Famine hits parts of South Sudan

UN agencies warn that almost 5 million people urgently need food, agriculture and nutrition assis...

Statement by UNICEF Regional Director Geert Cappelaere on reports of children killed and injured in Syria

”Violence in Syria this week has reportedly killed at least 20 children and injured others ...

Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake on killing of ICRC workers in Afghanistan and SARC workers in Syria

“We are saddened and outraged by the cruel killings today of six workers for the Internatio...

UNICEF Australia welcomes the Australian Government’s commitment to improved monitoring in places of detention

UNICEF Australia welcomes the Federal Government’s announcement that it will ratify the Opt...

The world must make faster progress to end female genital mutilation by 2030

“It irreparably damages girls’ bodies, inflicting excruciating pain. It causes extrem...

Two refugees, generations apart, tell their story in new short film

A powerful new UNICEF film presenting the parallel stories of a young Syrian refugee and a World ...

Deadliest winter for refugee and migrant children crossing the Central Mediterranean

A record number of refugee and migrant deaths in the Mediterranean over the past three months, in...

UNICEF Australia: Confirmation of US refugee resettlement welcomed but timely resettlement for all refugees remains urgent

UNICEF Australia welcomes confirmation by the Australian Government and U.S officials today that ...

Over 40 per cent of Syrian refugee children in Turkey missing out on education, despite massive increase in enrolment rates - UNICEF

Turkey hosts highest number of child refugees in the world. Education is their only lifeline.

Statement by UNICEF Director for Emergency Programmes Manuel Fontaine on the tragic loss of life in the Rann camp for displaced people, northeast Nigeria

“UNICEF is deeply concerned by the loss of life in Tuesday’s tragic incident in Rann,...
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