UNICEF HK 30th Anniversary “Art of Giving” Fundraising Campaign (Public Subscription Permit No. 2016/168/1 and 2016/168/2) was held on 2-3, 9-10, 16-17 July and 8-22 September 2016. The event has raised HK$68,477 to support UNICEF’s programmes across 150 countries and territories to help children survive and thrive. Please click here to download the full audit report conducted by […]


Statement attributable to Geert Cappelaere, UNICEF Regional Director, on the evacuation of children from an orphanage in East Aleppo

© UNICEF/UN039551/Soulaiman AMMAN/HONG KONG, 19 December 2016 – “This morning, all 47 children trapped in an orphanage in east Aleppo were evacuated to safety, with some in critical condition from injuries and dehydration. “The evacuation of these orphans, along with thousands of other children from east Aleppo in the past days is a glimmer of […]


SCAD Hong Kong Students Create Sculptures to Celebrate 25 years of Change for Good

© UNICEF HK/2016 Hong Kong, 16 December 2016 ── To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Cathay Pacific Airways Limited and Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF (UNICEF HK)’s Change for Good inflight fundraising programme, UNICEF HK has collaborated with the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) to engage students in a commemorative design challenge. Change for […]


Statement by Anthony Lake, UNICEF Executive Director, on children trapped in Aleppo

NEW YORK/HONG KONG, 16 December 2016 – “More than 2,700 children have been evacuated from east Aleppo in the past 24 hours, including some who were sick, wounded or without their parents. “However, hundreds of other vulnerable children, including orphans, remain trapped inside that part of the city. We are extremely concerned about their fate. If […]

On 6 May 2016 in Yemen, a baby is screened for malnutrition at the UNICEF- supported Al-Jomhouri Hospital in Sa’ada.

Malnutrition amongst children in Yemen at an all-time high, warns UNICEF

© UNICEF/UN026928/Al-Zekri SANA’A/HONG KONG, 12 December 2016 – Nearly 2.2 million children in Yemen are acutely malnourished and require urgent care. At least 462,000 children suffer from Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM), a drastic increase of almost 200 per cent since 2014. An additional 1.7 million children suffer from Moderate Acute Malnutrition. The situation of severely […]

[AWAITING BRAND STRATEGY RELEASE]On 13 October 2016 at the UNICEF child friendly space, 11-year-old Fatima Al loz, a refugee from Syria, plays a traditional drum. She's seated on a bench among other young boys and girls. In the background there is a DJ. Fatima is from Homs, a city in western Syria. Her and Baba Omar are now living in Oumariyeh Informal Settlement, Bekaa, Lebanon. UNICEFÕs child friendly spaces offer a safe and creative space for children to learn and play, often within camps or settlements inhabited by Refugees and Migrants uprooted by conflict. UNICEFÕs initiatives represented here are child protection along with child survival and adolescent development, inclusion, play and out-of-school education.

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UNICEF @ 70: Then and Now

© UNICEF/UN043565/Lister For every child, hope. Seventy years ago UNICEF was founded to bring lifesaving aid, long-term support, and hope to children whose lives and futures are put at risk by conflict, by crises, by crushing poverty, and, increasingly, by the effects of climate change. UNICEF’s work for the most disadvantaged, excluded, and vulnerable children has […]