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UNICEF HK expands Child Rights Advocacy Project this year to accept application throughout the year in support of more children in need in HK

HONG KONG, 28 April 2013 — Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF (UNICEF HK) announced the expansion of the ‘Unite for Children. Unite for Hong Kong.’ Child Rights Advocacy Project (the Project) today after the successful trial in the past two years. Local NGOs are invited to apply for the funding to put their ideas related […]

Fundraising activities of Sichuan Earthquake Relief

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To support UNICEF’s work, all cafes from five hotels in Hong Kong under Regal Hotels International will donate all the revenue of lunch and dinner buffets on 29 April (Monday) to UNICEF HK. Regal Hotels International will also match the donation collected from guests and associates. 2. From 1st May to 15th May, all donations […]

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UNICEF has raised HK$5.93 million for Ya’an Earthquake Establishing Child Friendly Spaces to support 26,000 affected children

HONG KONG, 25 April 2013 — The magnitude-7 earthquake struck Ya’an, southwestern Sichuan province last Saturday has left 26,000 children affected alone in Lushan County, the worst-hit area in the quake. UNICEF is now in full cooperation with its partners to support the relief work for the affected children and their families. With the great […]

Fundraising activities of Sichuan Earthquake Relief

Latest News 12:00

To support UNICEF’s work, all cafes from five hotels in Hong Kong under Regal Hotels International will donate all the revenue of lunch and dinner buffets on 29 April (Monday) to UNICEF HK. Regal Hotels International will also match the donation collected from guests and associates. 2. From 1st May to 15th May, all donations […]

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UNICEF will establish three “Child Friendly Spaces” for Ya’an Earthquake UNICEF HK Ambassadors Mr Wong Kam Po and Miss Sarah Lee Wai-sze cheered for the affected children

HONG KONG, 22 APRIL 2013 — When there is love, there is hope. The earthquake at Ya’an, southwestern Sichuan province has torn hundreds of families apart. With the help of its local partners, UNICEF frontline staff is now at the disaster-stricken areas to respond to the humanitarian needs of children. Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF […]

[Release Obtained] A female medical doctor give ARV medication to an infant at an Early Infant Diagnoses (EID) clinic managed under TRAC Plus programme (The Treatment and Research AIDS Center) at Kicukiro Health Centre in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda.

UNICEF supports the Kicukiro Health Centre with procurement of medical supplies and equipment, and to train health and laboratory personnel.

The Last 1,000 days to keep the Millennium Development promise UNICEF urges for accelerated actions to reach the goals

NEW YORK/ GENEVA/ HONG KONG, 5 April 2013 – Twelve years ago, world leaders gathered and drew up a blueprint for a better future: the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), in an aim to achieve eight priorities including “eradicating extreme hunger and poverty”, and “reducing child mortality”. The Goals once looked too ambitious, but thanks to […]