Press Releases

  • Children in tumanyan consolidated community will have access to quality early learning...

    Vanadzor, 25 May 2017 – United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) country office in Armenia, Tumanyan consolidated community of Lori region, “Step by Step” Benevolent Foundation and Communities Finance Officers Association...

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  • Children in tumanyan consolidated community will have access to early education and...

    Vanadzor, 24 May 2017- United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) country office in Armenia, Tumanyan consolidated community of Lori marz, “Step by Step” benevolent foundation and Communities Finance Officers Association public...

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  • Statement by unicef executive director anthony lake on the life of goodwill ambassador...

    NEW YORK, 23 May 2017 - "With the passing of Sir Roger Moore, the world has lost one of its great champions for children – and the entire UNICEF family has lost a great friend. In his most famous roles as an actor, Sir Roger was the epitome of...

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  • Five-fold increase in number of refugee and migrant children traveling alone since 2010...

    Ahead of G7, UNICEF urges world leaders to adopt six-point action agenda to keep refugee and migrant children safe  “He said to me if I didn’t sleep with him he would not bring me to Europe. He raped me.” – Mary...

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  • Armenia’s first massive inclusive sports tournament unites 170 children with and...

    Yerevan, May 17, 2017. – UNICEF country office in Armenia and Special Olympics Europe Eurasia held the final tournament of Armenia’s first massive inclusive sports initiative for children with and without disabilities on May 17, 2017 at...

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  • Agbu and unicef partner to promote diaspora engagement for community development in...

    Yerevan, 26 April 2017 – United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) country office in Armenia and Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) Armenia signed a memorandum of understanding in Yerevan today, whereby the two organizations joined...

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  • Unicef reaches almost half of the world’s children with life-saving vaccines

     Despite progress, millions of children still miss out on life-saving immunization     New York, 26 April 2017 – UNICEF procured 2.5 billion doses of vaccines to children in nearly 100 countries in 2016, reaching almost half...

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  • Governments must invest in immunizing the most vulnerable children and addressing...

      Statement by UNICEF’s Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia Afshan Khan for World Immunization Week GENEVA, 25 April, 2017 - “UNICEF is urging governments in Europe and Central Asia to invest in health systems that...

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  • Statement by unicef executive director anthony lake on reports of chemical weapons...

    April 5, 2017 - “The images of children choking and dying in the streets of Idlib, Syria, following alleged chemical weapons attacks, are as horrific as they are heartbreaking.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their...

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  • Time is running out for children as famine, drought and war threaten millions

    UNICEF says children can’t wait, with urgent request for nearly $255 million to respond to immediate needs in northeast Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen   NEW YORK/DAKAR/NAIROBI/AMMAN, 28 March 2017 – More than a month...

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  • Unicef and justice academy partner to improve children’s access to justice

    Yerevan, March 28, 2017: UNICEF Representative Tanja Radocaj and Justice Academy Rector Sergey Arakelyan signed a memorandum of understanding today whereby the two institutions joined hands to promote the protection of child rights and improve...

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  • Hitting rock bottom: children's suffering in syria at its worst

    DAMASCUS/AMMAN, 13 March 2017 – Grave violations against children in Syria were the highest on record in 2016, said UNICEF in a grim assessment of the conflict’s impact on children, as the war reaches six years.   Verified...

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