DAKAR / NEW YORK / GENEVA, 12 April 2017 – The number of children used in ‘suicide’ attacks in the Lake Chad conflict has surged to 27 in the first quarter of 2017, compared to nine over the same period last year, UNICEF said in a new report released today.

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12 Decembre 2016 --L'Assemblée nationale du Tchad a adopté lundi une réforme du code pénal qui prévoit notamment l'abrogation de la peine de mort, et interdit les mariages précoces.

 

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13 January 2016 – Rotary has announced US$35 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio, including $15 million to support polio eradication efforts in 5 African countries.

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26 May 2014 - Some 40,900 children and thousands more youths displaced by the violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) are stuck in transit camps in southern Chad with no formal school to attend, few to no training opportunities, and no jobs, leaving them with no sense of what the future will bring.

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19 May 2014 - A measles outbreak that is spreading across sub-Saharan Africa is showing no sign of let-up as vaccine campaigners struggle to reach all at-risk children.

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25 November – Press Release. The Special Representative of the Secretary-General, Leila Zerrougui, welcomes the significant progress made in the past six months by the Government of Chad to prevent the recruitment of children by its national army.

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16 September 2013 - Geographic remoteness, proximity to two volatile border regions, harsh weather and impassable roads are but a few of the challenges aid agencies grapple with as they provide healthcare in Chad’s southeastern Tissi area.

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24 January 2013 - As darkness fell in the central-southern Chadian town of Bokoro, the very last patient, a listless girl, left a makeshift clinic run by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) which had treated more than 4,000 children for severe malnutrition

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5 December 2012 - Pair behind Zoe's Ark mission to smuggle Sudanese children to France refuse to attend trial and fail to pay damages.

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5 December 2012 - Pair behind Zoe's Ark mission to smuggle Sudanese children to France refuse to attend trial and fail to pay damages.

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