Increased investment in education and protection helps safeguard the future of a generation of children affected by Syria crisis

Millions more children at risk as the crisis deepens NEW YORK/ HONG KONG, 24 September 2014 – Over the last year, an additional 770,000 children affected by the Syria crisis benefitted from some form of education and almost 660,000 children received psychological support. “Helping the children of Syria is investing in the future of Syria, […]

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Change for Good raised over HK$13.1 million in 2013 to help underprivileged children worldwideUpcoming focus will be on helping malnourished children in Cambodia

Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF (UNICEF HK) and Cathay Pacific Airways today announced that more than HK$13.1 million was donated by passengers to Change for Good inflight fundraising programme, in 2013. Every year, Change for Good donations are channelled into different projects to improve the lives of underprivileged children in more than 150 developing countries worldwide. An approximate of HK$2.34 million of the 2014/15 donations will go to health projects in Cambodia to address the malnutrition issues among children and women in deprived urban areas of the country.