Tag Archives: UNICEF Pakistan

UNICEF and Government of Sindh Launch Digital Birth Registration project in 5 districts

Karachi, September 30, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Local Government Department, Government of Sindh in partnership with UNICEF launched the Digital Birth Registration project here today, to upscale the registration of children as […]

Line supports United Nations Children’s Fund with launch of Special Edition stickers

Karachi, July 09, 2015 (PPI-OT): LINE, the world’s leading life platform, releases a new set of stickers “LINE X UNICEF: Special Edition” as part of its global partnership with The […]

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 […]

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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

Japan to provide US$ 2.62 million to United Nations Children’s Fund for eradication of Polio in Pakistan

Islamabad, March 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): A Grant Agreement on the provision of funds worth Two Hundred and Twenty Six million (226,000,000) Japanese Yen (US $ 2,623,046) for “The Project for the Control and Eradication of Poliomyelitis” in Pakistan was executed

Training of more than 360,000 Polling Staff commences in Punjab

Islamabad, March 04, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) launched its training programme for over 600,000 polling staff in Lahore today in preparation for the upcoming general elections. [...]

As flood-affected return home, services are threatened by insufficient funding

Karachi: Nawo squints in the early morning sunlight as her 3-year-old daughter, Sarita, walks barefoot through the dirt. Around them, the land is scarred and piled high with the ruins [...]

Government of Spain provides US$680,000-plus for UNICEF’s flood emergency response

Islamabad: New funding of Euros 500,000 (approximately US$682,130) from the Government of Spain is a much-needed boost for UNICEF’s water, sanitation and hygiene emergency response to the 2011 floods, which [...]

UNICEF: Life-saving assistance for flood-affected children in Pakistan at risk due to major funding shortfall

Islamabad: Following the monsoon floods that have struck Sindh province for the second year in a row, UNICEF and its partners are now reaching hundreds of thousands of families with [...]

UNICEF rolls out emergency supplies to vulnerable flood-hit children and families in Pakistan

Islamabad: Vital emergency supplies, including hundreds of thousands of litres of clean water daily, are being rolled out to children and families left vulnerable by severe monsoon floods in southern [...]