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Unicef UK

Right now, children are in danger. We will do whatever it takes until every child is safe.

Joined on 16 November, 2007

https://unicef.uk/generationcovidtw

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Nah Nah helps her sister with her homework.

During #covid19 closures, their school in Cambodia has been loaning tablets to those in need and supporting families struggling to afford internet.

We must bridge the digital divide to ensure quality education for #GenerationCovid

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Replying to @unicefchief: Hundreds of thousands of children continue to suffer the ravages of the HIV epidemic.

This #WorldAIDSDay, @UNICEF calls o…

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Replying to @Unicefuk_media: "Funding COVAX then cutting aid is like driving a car without wheels; how can we expect these vaccines to be rolled out…

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Quoted @OpinionYP

Today's @yorkshirepost letters: How cut to #foreignaid will put lives of children at risk, warns Unicef director

@JayMitchinson @IanDayPix @ChrisBurn_Post @UNICEF @jo_rea #RishiSunak #overseasaid

"Funding COVAX then cutting aid is like driving a car without wheels; how can we expect these vaccines to be rolled out without the UK Aid funded health workers who administer them?" - read @jo_rea's response to an op-ed on UK aid cuts. #GenerationCovid

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Hundreds of thousands of children continue to suffer the ravages of the HIV epidemic.

This #WorldAIDSDay, @UNICEF calls on all governments to protect, sustain & accelerate progress in fighting childhood HIV by maintaining essential health services & strengthening health systems.

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Replying to @Unicefuk_media: “UNICEF is concerned that within this joint declaration from the UK and French governments, no commitment has been made…

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“UNICEF is concerned that within this joint declaration from the UK and French governments, no commitment has been made to allow children to safely reunite with family in the UK" - Full statement here:

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"Young people like me need mental health support to survive the pandemic and thrive beyond it"

An incredibly important piece by Niamh from our Youth Advisory Board in @IndyVoices last week.

Read 👉

#GenerationCovid

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Baking in 2020 doesn’t have to be defined by banana bread.

#BakeForSyria is the perfect gift for bakers looking for something new to try.
Better yet, proceeds raised are donated to our Syria appeal.

Get yours 👇



@NextGenLondon #giftsthatgive

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We don’t have flashy offers for you, just genuine charity gifts that make a difference to children’s lives.

Choose caring over chaos this #BlackFriday 👇

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Young people from Rights Respecting Schools, supported by players of @PostcodeLottery, spoke to @somaliboxer about learning during lockdown and why it’s more important than ever to learn about children’s rights. #education

Watch here 👉

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“Millions of children globally rely on UK Aid to survive and have never needed aid more, with 6,000 more children at risk of dying each day from the impact of Coronavirus on vital health services" -@jo_rea

Read our statement in full:

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Through ‘Food Power for Generation Covid’, a joint initiative with @UKSustain we hope to support UK children and families so they can continue to eat well during the pandemic.


Thanks to @UKSustain and @MarcusRashford for your support.

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Bhavna and her new baby enjoy a moment of peace 💙

This year, around 113 million children will have been born into the pandemic, Bhavna's baby is one of them.

Together we can ensure #covid19 doesn't define their futures.

Protect #GenerationCovid 👇

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Replying to @Unicefuk_media: “Acute child malnutrition rates have reached record levels - The COVID-19 pandemic has turned a deep crisis into an imm…

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“Acute child malnutrition rates have reached record levels - The COVID-19 pandemic has turned a deep crisis into an imminent catastrophe."
@unicefchief statement on impact of #Coronavirus in #Yemen as country inches towards famine. #GenerationCovid

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Quoted @Unicefuk_media

Thanks @FirstNews_Teach for running this fantastic piece from @UNICEF_uk Youth Advisory Board member, Eddie, on #WorldChildrensDay #OutRight4Climate

Fantastic to see Eddie from our Youth Advisory Board in @FirstNews_Teach to celebrate #WorldChildrensDay on Friday. 📣💙🌎👏

#YouthAction

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20 year old Animata cuddles her baby boy, born in February this year.

Around the world, not every parent and new born is receiving the support they need. Covid-19 has disrupted health services in 9 out of 10 countries.

Protect #GenerationCovid 👇

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Quoted @UNICEF

Our future depends on young people.

As we face COVID-19, what will you do to reimagine a better world for every child?

#WorldChildrensDay

Children all over the world are facing difficult and unfamiliar challenges.

They’re speaking up,telling their stories and sharing their views.Young people are inspiring us to act –to make the change they need for a better future.

What will you do?

#WorldChildrensDay

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This is how 17-year-old Emmanuel, a champion for children’s rights and young innovator, is helping to prevent the spread of #COVID19 in Tanzania💙

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Quoted @FirstNews_Teach

To celebrate #WorldChildrensDay we speak to Eddie in this week's issue of @First_News. As a member of the @UNICEFuk_action Youth Advisory Board he tells you how you can get involved in #OutRight4Climate. To find out more head to

Thanks @FirstNews_Teach for running this fantastic piece from @UNICEF_uk Youth Advisory Board member, Eddie, on #WorldChildrensDay #OutRight4Climate

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Replying to @FirstNews_Teach: To celebrate #WorldChildrensDay we speak to Eddie in this week's issue of @First_News. As a member of the @UNICEFuk_ac

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Fantastic t-shirts and face paint to celebrate #WorldChildrensDay! 🥳👏💙🌎

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Quoted @UNICEFuk_action

This #WorldChildrensDay @unicefaustralia Young Ambassadors & @UNICEF_uk Youth Advisory Board members have come together in solidarity: calling for action on climate change & children’s rights.

Watch their powerful message here:

#youthvoice #PowerofYouth
#WorldChildrensDay

This #WorldChildrensDay @unicefaustralia Young Ambassadors & our Youth Advisory Board members have come together in solidarity: calling for action on climate change & children’s rights.

Watch their powerful message here:

#youthvoice #PowerofYouth
#WorldChildrensDay 🌎📣💙

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This year, around 113 million children will have been born into the pandemic.

Love will not be enough to protect them from #covid19. But, together, we can ensure it doesn’t define their futures.

Join us and protect #GenerationCovid 👇

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