14 May 2014 - The children of the Central African Republic are witnessing terrible violence in what has become a forgotten crisis, a senior United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) official today said, urging the international community to ‘stand up’ and stop and help end the crisis as soon as possible.

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15 April 2014 - The launch of the Emergency Coalition for Global Education Action comes in response to the news that the international community could fall short on the UN Millennium Development Goal (MDG) to get all children into education by 2015.

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22 January 2014 - With brutality against children in the Central African Republic (CAR) reaching unprecedented levels as youngsters are maimed, killed and beheaded, and amid rampant sexual violence, the world community must use all the tools at its disposal to stop the conflict, the Security Council was warned today.

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4 October 2013 - Thousands of students and teachers across northern Nigeria have been forced to abandon their schools due to increasingly brazen attacks by radical Islamist group Boko Haram (BH), officials say.

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23 July 2013 - Tens of thousands of people face severe food insecurity as they hide in the bush in South Sudan's Jonglei State following another wave of violence that has cut off aid to them.

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27 novembre 2012 - Un rapport de Médecins Sans Frontières révèle les conséquences médicales de la violence et son impact sur les soins de santé.

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9 Octobre 2012 – A la fin de sa visite de quatre jours au Mali, l’Assistant-Secrétaire Général des Nations Unies aux droits de l’homme Ivan Šimonović, a déclaré que les exactions se poursuivent au nord du pays, quoique leur caractère, leur prévalence et leur nature aient changé de façon significative depuis le début du conflit.

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27 November 2012 - Press Release. A report released today from Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) highlights the devastating impact of violence on the lives and health of civilians in South Sudan's Jonglei state.

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15 November 2012 - Press Release. Girls as young as 8 endure physical abuse and work long hours for little pay as domestic workers in Morocco.

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) today voiced “grave concern” over the situation in northern Mali, warning of increasing evidence showing children being killed, injured or recruited into armed groups.

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