United Nations Children's Fund

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an agency of the United Nations responsible for programs to aid education and the health of children and mothers in developing countries

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GENEVA - The United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) estimates that 85,000 families, including nearly 40,000 children, have fled Fallujah since May 23.
Among the more distinguished were the awards granted the International Committee of the Red Cross (1917, 1944, 1963), the Nansen International Office for Refugees (1938), the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (1954, 1981), the United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (1965), the International Labour Organisation (1969), the United Nations Peacekeeping Forces (1988), the UN (plus Secretary-General Kofi Annan in 2001), the International Atomic Energy Agency (plus Director Mohammad Al Baradei in 2005), and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (with Al Gore in 2007).
Meanwhile, the United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) says at least 20,000 children are trapped in the beleaguered western Iraqi city of Fallujah, located roughly 69 kilometers (43 miles) west of Baghdad, and run the risk of being forced to fight for ISIS terrorists.
Brigadier Asiri added, "Since the first day of operations, the Coalition has sought to deal positively with all the bodies and organizations of the United Nations to develop programs aimed at protecting Yemeni citizens, topped by children, including the program signed with The United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) at a cost of $ 30 million paid by King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid, wishing that the United Nations' report focuses on the results of this program and how the United Nations has acted in this money to protect children in Yemen.
The video featuring these children is part of a new initiative launched on Monday by the United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF), which aims to confront all forms of violence against children through religion.
ISLAMABAD -- The United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has appealed for aid for the education of 70 million children from conflict zone countries across the world.
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