A second consignment of supplies has arrived in Sri Lanka

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COLOMBO, 14 January 2011  – A second consignment of UNICEF supplies has arrived in the flood-affected eastern part of Sri Lanka today. These supplies are 4,961 hygiene kits (washing kits to last a family of five a month including towels, soap, toothpaste, washing powder), 10,000 plastic buckets, 15,000 sleeping mats, and 150 community cooking pots […]

UNICEF tackles needs of Sri Lankan flood victims

Global News 00:01

COLOMBO, 13January 2011– UNICEF supplies packed into seven trucks have arrived in eastern Sri Lanka, to support the million people affected by massive flooding. Official reports state 23 people have been killed, 36 injured and more than 300,000 displaced by the floods. UNICEF’s consignment has been handed over to local government officials who are working […]

“Little Artists Big Dream Drawing Competition” NOW OPEN

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The “China Children’s Week 2011” Little Artists Big Dreams Drawing Competition will be held on 26 February 2011 (Saturday) at Happy Valley Recreation Ground (field no.5 & 7). Children can put their dreams on paper and raise funds for the unfortunate at the same time! Participants can use their creativity to tell the world the […]

Earthquake anniversary highlights need for basic systems to benefit Haiti’s children

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GENEVA/PORT-AU-PRINCE/HONG KONG, 7 January 2011 – One year after the devastating12 January earthquakeshook their fragile lives, more than 1 million people – approximately 380,000 of whom are children – still live in crowded camps. The relief and recovery efforts of Haitians and the international community have been extraordinary. Nonetheless, the recovery process is just beginning, […]