Unicef ​​reports at least 3,700 African children orphaned by the Ebola virus

At least 3,700 children in Guinea Conakry, Liberia and Sierra Leone have lost one or two parents due to the virus, according to estimates released today by UNICEF. Unicef ​​warns that the number of orphans due to virus could double between now and mid-October in the wake of the...

U.S. deported the first Central American underage

On Monday, according to official sources, the U.S. government deported 120 people, mostly children, from three Central American countries, of about 57,000 children who arrived illegally into its territory since last October. “A plane departed (from USA) with 120 people, 40...

Star Wars Director proposes fans to help Unicef ​​and to be part of the movie

As part of the `Force for Change,´campaign, which aims to raise funds for laboratories and innovation programs of the United Nations Fund for Children (UNICEF), the director of `Star Wars: Episode VII,´ J.J. Abrams, invited the fans of the series to help with this proposal....

Unicef ​​criticizes lack of humanitarian aid for Syrian children

According to Unicef, there are currently more than 5.5 million children under the yoke of civil war in Syria, and over 1 million of them are not receiving any kind of humanitarian aid just because they live in areas under siege or of difficult access. The organization reports...

Marwan, the Syrian four year old boy who crossed the desert

A little four year old boy named Marwan, dressed only with a tracksuit and a plastic bag as a sole proprietorship in sight, was seen walking through the desert, as he fled Syria along with his family and a group of Syrian refugees, with the only objective of reaching the border...
Some regions of the Philippines are still unreachable due to floods

Philippines suffers terrible consequences for the typhoon

Philippines was declared yesterday under a state of calamity after Typhoon Haiyan which has caused thousands of deaths,approximately,  very difficult to count yet, but preliminary figures are more than 10.000 casualties, the displacement of 673.000 people who are now homeless and...

Toño leads Unicef campaign “Vamos Jogar”

Ecuadorian soccer player Antonio Valencia, continues his work in the campaigns of the United Nations Fund for Children (UNICEF.) Toño Valencia, Manchester United’s star player and captain of Ecuadorian soccer team, became the leader of the campaign “Vamos Jogar”...

Messi joins Unicef for children

The campaign begins with the phrase “in November I received the best present ever: the birth of Thiago (his son),” that the Argentinean striker from the FC Barcelona, Lionel Messi, pronounced in the video made and released by UNICEF (United Nations Children’s...
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