Yushu Earthquake One Year Report: Achievements found a better tomorrow Hong Kong Committee contributed over 60% of funds

BEIJING/HONG KONG, 14 April 2011 – 1 year ago, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit Yushu Tibetan Autonomous County in northwest China’s Qinghai Province. In the year since the earthquake, UNICEF’s support has helped save countless lives, restore hope and create opportunities for emergency affected children and women. Among the generous donations received worldwide for the […]


Cathay Pacific inflight charity sales

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Buy a UNICEF “Happy Faces Watch” on Cathay Pacific flights now! You can choose a special gift for your children and help underprivileged children in developing countries. The watch is now available on all Cathay Pacific flights through June 2011. Funds raised from the charity sales will go to support UNICEF life saving work in […]

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UNICEF x Hong Kong Hotels Association Join hands in launching ‘Change for Children’ Hotel Fundraising Programme

HONG KONG, 5 April 2011 – Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF (HKCU) and Hong Kong Hotels Association (HKHA) today kicked off the ‘Change for Children’ Hotel Fundraising Programme. The Programme will be officially launched in mid April, with over 30 HKHA member hotels joining. Fund raised will go to support UNICEF’s field work in China […]

Child-Friendly Spaces light up smiles in quake-affected areas of Japan

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TOKYO/HONG KONG, 5 April 2011 – The Japan Committee for UNICEF (JCU) received the Early Childhood Development Kits and Recreation Kits from UNICEF’s warehouse in Copenhagen in order to set up and maintain Child-Friendly Spaces at shelters, nurseries and kindergartens. Since then, JCU has been providing safe, free and fun places for children who have […]