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Children and young people in Lebanon share their concerns and recommendations for a brighter future

Children and young people in Lebanon share their concerns and recommendations for a brighter future

UNICEF urges recommitment to the Convention on the Rights of the Child to ensure that every child has full access to every right Beirut, 19 November 2019 – The World Children’s Day (WCD) will mark tomorrow, 20 November, the thirtieth anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). In this global day

Protracted conflict, the climate crisis, a rise in mental illness and online misinformation among biggest emerging threats to children – UNICEF

In an open letter marking 30 years since the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, UNICEF’s Executive Director sounds the alarm on major growing and future challenges facing children NEW YORK, 18 September 2019 – Protracted conflicts, the worsening climate crisis, a rising level of mental illness among young people, and

Qab Elias – Wadi El Delm Municipality in Partnership with UNICEF Sets a Strategy for a Bright Future for Children

Beirut, August 1, 2019 – Stemming from its mission to create a favorable environment for children and improve their living conditions on all levels, UNICEF, in partnership with the municipality of Qab Elias-Wadi El-Dalm, organized a stakeholder workshop titled “Developing a strategy for a bright future for children” at the Kadri Hotel in Zahle on

An evidence-informed life skills education programme targeting youth at risk in Lebanon

Beirut, 29 July 2019 – In line with the “Inter-ministerial Substance Use Response Strategy for Lebanon 2016-2021” strategic objective to pilot and explore the scale-up of evidence-based prevention intervention for youths, the National Mental Health Programme (NMHP) at the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) organized, in collaboration with Soins Infirmiers et Developpement Communautaire (SIDC) and

More than 1000 people joined UNICEF Child Rights Festival at the opening of the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Lebanon

Beirut, 5 July 2019 – This year we are marking a special anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Thirty years ago, world leaders made a historic commitment to the world’s children by adopting the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) on November 20th, 1989. This international

UN-HABITAT and UNICEF launch the neighbourhood profiling project to offer mapped and statistical data on the living conditions of more than 30 disadvantaged areas in Lebanon

Beirut, 22 May 2019 – The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) launched today Neighbourhood Profiles, a national project aiming to assess the vulnerabilities of most disadvantaged areas in Lebanon to build a national database of comparable data that can be used for programming,  monitoring and evaluation. The conference

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