Romania diary: A ray of hope and safety for children who have fled Ukraine.
Saskia Kobelt, International Program Specialist for UNICEF Switzerland and Liechtenstein, reflects on her recent field visit to Romania, where she visited several UNICEF-supported centers for children and young people.
Every day hunger, every day thirst.
The people of East Africa are currently experiencing the worst drought in 40 years. The impending fifth dry period in succession has resulted in the widespread destruction of both livestock and crops, and caused water sources to dry up.
There is no place to go back to: Drought and displacement in Somalia
Somalia is on the brink of famine. This is Khadijo’s story. She explains how she found a way to keep her children alive.
Mental health: What do young people want from their caregivers?
Young people go through a number of different phases during adolescence. They try to slowly become independent and are keen to gradually increase the level of autonomy in their lives.
Young people’s mental health: identifying problems, offering help
Mental health is a fundamental factor for the wellbeing of children and young people.