The emotional impact of protracted conflict on children: rethinking our response The emotional impact of protracted conflict on children: rethinking our response
Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda
Stories from the field – UNICEF Iraq: “They’re afraid to leave the camps”
In Sierra Leone, hopes of saving the school year
As schools reopen in Guinea, UNICEF helps efforts to reduce Ebola transmission risk
Attacks against schools threaten the return of thousands of students in CAR Attacks against schools threaten the return of thousands of students in CAR Attacks against schools threaten the return of thousands of students in CAR
New Year in Syria offers little chance of children’s education as schools remain targets of conflict
Resilience and Hope – The Children of South Sudan
Education for All in Sri Lanka: Striving for “a big win for everyone” Education for All in Sri Lanka: Striving for “a big win for everyone”
Counting Sheep in Afghanistan: Teaching video skills in a remote village in Bamyan province
Podcast #98 – Day of the Girl 2014 – Empowering adolescent girls: Ending the cycle of violence
New documentary highlights daily commitment of teachers around the world
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  • The emotional impact of protracted conflict on children: rethinking our response
  • Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda
  • Stories from the field – UNICEF Iraq: “They’re afraid to leave the camps”
  • In Sierra Leone, hopes of saving the school year
  • As schools reopen in Guinea, UNICEF helps efforts to reduce Ebola transmission risk
  • Attacks against schools threaten the return of thousands of students in CAR
  • New Year in Syria offers little chance of children’s education as schools remain targets of conflict
  • Resilience and Hope – The Children of South Sudan
  • Education for All in Sri Lanka: Striving for “a big win for everyone”
  • Counting Sheep in Afghanistan: Teaching video skills in a remote village in Bamyan province
  • Podcast #98 – Day of the Girl 2014 – Empowering adolescent girls: Ending the cycle of violence
  • New documentary highlights daily commitment of teachers around the world
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The emotional impact of protracted conflict on children: rethinking our response

The emotional impact of protracted conflict on children: rethinking our response
26 May 2015 0

This blog was originally posted on UNICEF Connect.

Recently, after a planned trip to Syria was cancelled on the border due to visa problems, I returned to Beirut. Later, I sat down with a colleague from Syria, who came to meet me there to review our work in providing psychosocial support to children in Syria. Despite the long hours …


Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda

Breaking down gender stereotypes in schools in Uganda
15 May 2015 0

KAMPALA, May 2015 – During early March this year I traveled to Uganda to work with our country office colleagues, the Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) and implementing partners to test a new approach to promoting gender equitable schools in the country’s Karamoja region.…