Unicef and Qatar Charity announce new partnership

Unicef and Qatar Charity announce new partnership

As the Covid-19 crisis continues to unfold, children in refugee settlements are at a particularly higher risk of exploitation or abuse.

Unicef, Qatar Charity team up to bring relief to Pakistan's Punjab

Unicef, Qatar Charity team up to bring relief to Pakistan's Punjab

The United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) has picked Qatar Charity (QC) as a partner in implementing urgent relief interventions in the Punjab Province of Pakistan

Qatar Charity inks pacts with international organisations to fight Covid-19

Qatar Charity inks pacts with international organisations to fight Covid-19

Qatar Charity (QC), since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, has signed various co-operation agreements with several international organisations, including the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef)

Qatar Charity, Unicef launch awareness drive to protect children from Covid-19

Qatar Charity, Unicef launch awareness drive to protect children from Covid-19

Qatar Charity (QC), in co-operation with the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef), launched a social media awareness campaign for children, their families and members of the society to enhance their protection

80 million children at risk of measles, polio as vaccines disrupted -WHO, UNICEF

80 million children at risk of measles, polio as vaccines disrupted -WHO, UNICEF

Some 80 million children worldwide could be at risk of vaccine-preventable diseases like diphtheria, measles and polio due to disruption of routine immunisation during the Covid-19 pandemic

Qatar Charity and Unicef to mitigate impact of Covid-19 among vulnerable groups in Jordan and Syria

Qatar Charity and Unicef to mitigate impact of Covid-19 among vulnerable groups in Jordan and Syria

Qatar Charity and the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) signed two grant agreements for a total of $2mn to address the humanitarian needs caused by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in Syria and Jordan.

Yemen remains one of worst places to be a child: UNICEF

Yemen remains one of worst places to be a child: UNICEF

Despite historic gains made for children since the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) was adopted 30 years ago by the United Nations General Assembly, Yemen remains one of the worst places to be a child ...

QRCS, Unicef provide 'WASH' services for Mosul returnees

QRCS, Unicef provide 'WASH' services for Mosul returnees

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) and the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) are working together to provide diverse relief services for returnees in Mosul, Nineveh Governorate, northern Iraq.

UN rights chief urges countries to let IS fighters' families return

UN rights chief urges countries to let IS fighters' families return

The wives and children of foreign Islamic State fighters should be taken back by their countries of origin, UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet demanded on Monday.

WHO issues warning as measles infects 34,000 in Europe this year

WHO issues warning as measles infects 34,000 in Europe this year

More than 34,000 people across Europe caught measles in the first two months of 2019, with the vast majority of cases in Ukraine, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday as it urged authorities to ensure vulnerable people get vaccinated.

Attacks on hospital in Ebola zone kill Cameroonian doctor

Attacks on hospital in Ebola zone kill Cameroonian doctor

Attacks on a hospital at the epicentre of Democratic Republic of Congo's Ebola outbreak have killed a Cameroonian doctor and injured several others, the local mayor said on Friday.

Blast in rebel-held Yemen capital killed 14 schoolchildren: UN

Blast in rebel-held Yemen capital killed 14 schoolchildren: UN

An explosion near two schools in the rebel-held Yemeni capital killed 14 children and wounded 16, the UN said Tuesday, but the cause of the weekend blast remains unclear.