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Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF is going to hold the Red Packet Charity Sales on 6-8, 13-15 Jan 2012. All the proceeds from the sales will go to UNICEF’s Rebuild Children’s Lives in Yushu of Qinghai Programme. Please click here for details.

UN and humanitarian partners appeal for HK$223 million for immediate needs of flash flood victims in Cagayan de Oro and Iligan cities in southern Philippines

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MANILA/ GENEVA/ NEW YORK/ HONG KONG, 22 December 2011 — The United Nations and humanitarian partners called for over HK$223 million (US$28.6 million) to support the Government of the Philippines to respond to the serious humanitarian needs caused by the devastating Tropical Storm Sendong (international code name “Washi”) in Northern Mindanao. The Emergency Revision of […]

Threats & Opportunities on today’s Net for children

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FLORENCE/ GENEVA/ HONG KONG, 13 December 2011 – Although offering more opportunities for education and information than anything before it, the Internet has also amplified the scale and potential of threats to children, says a new report from UNICEF’s Innocenti Research Centre. Child Safety online: Global challenges and strategies aims to provide a better understanding […]

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Gucci again donates HK$7.8 million to support UNICEF’s ‘Schools for Africa’ Programme

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Since the Gucci/UNICEF partnership begun in 2005, Gucci has committed to education through UNICEF’s ‘Schools for Africa’ Programme. Gucci has announced at an event earlier, to donate another HK$7.8 million (US$1 million) to UNICEF from the launch of Gucci Children’s Collection. Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF Ambassador, Miss Gigi Leung participated in the event, and […]

Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake in Bangkok on the Human Rights Council Resolution on the human rights situation in the Syrian Arab Republic

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GENEVA/ HONG KONG, 2 December 2011 – “UNICEF is greatly disturbed by the confirmed reports of violent attacks on children in Syria. We share the deep concerns presented in the recent report of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry, and welcome the Human Rights Council’s Special Session that addressed among other things these grave violations […]