Tag: UNICEF Pakistan

Pakistan made significant progress in protecting and promoting Child Rights in last year: Angela Kearney

Islamabad, October 30, 2014 (PPI-OT): The newly-appointed UNICEF Representative in Pakistan, Ms. Angela Kearney, has said that Pakistan made significant progress in protecting and promoting the Child Rights in last […]

European Union provides Nobel Peace Prize funds to United Nations (International) Children’s Fund for Education in Northwestern Pakistan

Islamabad, May 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): The European Union has provided € 300,000 from its Nobel Peace Prize money to UNICEF to support its educational activities for children affected by a lack of security in parts of northwestern Pakistan. The agreement was formalised today in Islamabad, between Lars-Gunnar Wigemark, Ambassador and Head of Delegation of the […]

Pakistan flood survivors struggle to restore their lives amid new disaster fear and humanitarian funds shortage

Islamabad: A year after devastating monsoon floods hit Pakistan, many of the more than 18 million affected people – almost half of them children –are struggling to rebuild their shattered lives against a background of dwindling humanitarian funding and fear of new monsoon floods. The floods – which at their worst covered up to one-fifth of the country and caused almost US$10 billion of damage – stretched communities to breaking point, with millions of people forced from their homes into […]