Posted on 06/20/2012 - 10:05
2012: Two-year-old Arcade Maniragarura plays with his mother, Domitile Nahimana, during a cooking session at the UNICEF-supported Positive Deviance site in the commune of Matongo, Kayanza province, northern Burundi. Credit: UNICEF Burundi/Pawel Krzysiek Emergency fund helps UNICEF save children’s lives and improve the health-care system.

Two-year-old Arcade Maniragarura is one of many...



Posted on 06/08/2012 - 10:22


Kaligan with some of her children outside their home in Damablak, Maguindanao. Credit: OCHA

Thousands of people remain affected by a protracted crisis in disaster-prone Mindanao.

Kaligan lives with her husband and eight children in Maguindanao on the island of Mindanao in the southern Philippines. Maguindanao, which literally means ‘people of the flood plains,’ is prone...



Posted on 06/08/2012 - 10:05
Kaligan with some of her children outside their home in Damablak, Maguindanao. Credit: OCHA Thousands of people remain affected by a protracted crisis in disaster-prone Mindanao.

Kaligan lives with her husband and eight children in Maguindanao on the island of Mindanao in the southern Philippines. Maguindanao, which literally means ‘people of the flood plains,’ is prone to...



Posted on 05/29/2012 - 11:59


Dimitri Okoulokami folds the shirt of his nephew who died of cholera, Isle M'bamou, Republic of the Congo. Credit: CERF/Guy Hubbard

Annual Report highlights Central Emergency Response Fund’s work to support urgent, life-saving projects.

The diarrhoea and vomiting started before dawn. By 8 am, 12 year old Steward Okoulokami was weak and losing weight. His panicked father...



Posted on 05/29/2012 - 11:49
Dimitri Okoulokami folds the shirt of his nephew who died of cholera, Isle M'bamou, Republic of the Congo. Credit: CERF/Guy Hubbard Annual Report highlights Central Emergency Response Fund’s work to support urgent, life-saving projects.

The diarrhoea and vomiting started before dawn. By 8 am, 12 year old Steward Okoulokami was weak and losing weight. His panicked father, Dimitri, packed...