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The Children’s Council 2011 Project Begins Enrollment Now

Hong Kong, 27 June 2011 – The Children’s Council 2011 project is now opening for application for children and youth aged 12 to under 18 years. Applications from different ethnic groups and children with special needs are all welcome. The application will be closed on 7 July, 2011 (Thur). Selected applicants will go through a […]

UNICEF applauds donor pledges to children’s health

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LONDON/ HONG KONG, 13 June 2011 – The generosity and commitment of the donors at today’s GAVI replenishment conference which pledged the total funding HK$33.5 billion (US$4.3 billion) will benefit the lives of millions of the poorest and most vulnerable children around the world, UNICEF said today. The children’s agency said while 82% of the […]

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Cathay Pacific/UNICEF ‘Change for Good’ raised over HK$12.3 million in 2010 to help underprivileged children worldwide

  Hong Kong (9 June 2011) – Cathay Pacific Airways and the Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF today announced that over HK$12.3 million was raised through “Change for Good”, the airline’s inflight fundraising programme, in the 2010 programme period. Since the programme launched in 1991, more than HK$110 million has been donated by passengers to […]

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Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF celebrates its 25th Anniversary Over HK$1.6 billion raised for the betterment of millions of children worldwide

Hong Kong (9 June 2011) – Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF (HKCU) celebrates its 25th anniversary tonight at a cocktail reception at the Chancellor room, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The Honourable Donald Tsang, Chief Executive of HKSAR attended this remarkable event. For the past 25 years, HKCU established a firm foundation in Hong […]

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‘Unite for Children. Unite for Hong Kong.’ UNICEF joins hands with 3 local NGOs to help marginalised Hong Kong children

Hong Kong (9 June 2011) – During its 25th anniversary cocktail reception, Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF announced the ‘Child Rights Advocacy Project’ results today. Each of the 3 non-government organisations: Against Child Abuse, End Child Sexual Abuse Foundation and Youth Outreach have received HK$500,000 (a totally sum of HK$ 1.5 million is allocated) from […]