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Sergio Ramos: loving father, reference of Spain and ambassador who brought his heart to Peru
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Sergio Ramos: loving father, reference of Spain and ambassador who brought his heart to Peru

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Ethiopia: 30,000 children could starve in Tigray
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Ethiopia: 30,000 children could starve in Tigray

About 30,000 malnourished children are at risk of dying in the Ethiopian state of Tigray, in the north of that East African country, warned the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) this Friday in Geneva. Without humanitarian access to increase our assistance, some 30,000 severely malnourished children in extremely inaccessible areas are at great risk of dying.” said James Elder, a UNICEF spokesman in Geneva. United Nations humanitarian agencies warned this Thursday that millions of people in Tigray needed food aid, including 350,000 at risk of starvation, and denounced the blockade of aid by "armed groups". The United States and the European Union (EU) launched an appeal, also on Thursday, on the eve of a summit of G7 leaders i...
Child labor in the world increases for the first time in the last two decades
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Child labor in the world increases for the first time in the last two decades

The number of children victims of child labor has increased for the first time in 20 years, reaching 160 million in the world, announced this Wednesday the International Labor Organization (ILO) and UNICEF. On the report "Child Labour: 2020 Global Estimates, Trends and the Way Forward", from the ILO and the United Nations International Emergency Fund for Children (Unicef), on the occasion of the World Day against Child Labour, which is marked on June 12, highlights the need to put into practice measures to combat the phenomenon, which could be aggravated by the pandemic. The document emphasizes that, for the first time in 20 years, the evolution of the eradication of child labor "reversed its direction", counteracting the downward trend reg...
UNICEF will receive 220 million doses of Sputnik V vaccine
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UNICEF will receive 220 million doses of Sputnik V vaccine

The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) announced this Thursday an agreement with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) for the supply of 220 million doses of Russian coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V. The delivery, confirmed the Russian body, will take place once the World Health Organization (WHO) authorizes the emergency use of the drug, a process already started in October last year."RDIF and Unicef ​​announce the signing of the agreement for the supply of 220 million doses of the two-component vaccine Sputnik V. That amount is enough to immunize 110 million people"the Russian entity reported in a statement. “RDIF is pleased to support the international efforts of UNICEF and its partners to ensure equitable and widespread access to vaccines against the coronavirus for all countrie...
Unicef ​​to receive 220 million doses of Russian vaccine against Sputnik V coronavirus
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Unicef ​​to receive 220 million doses of Russian vaccine against Sputnik V coronavirus

Unicef will receive 220 million doses of the Russian vaccine against coronavirus Sputnik V in order to immunize 110 million children, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (FIDR) reported today in a statement.SIGHT: Almost 17 million Russians have received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine“The supply agreement agreed with Unicef ​​will expand access to vaccines and meet demand worldwide”Said the FIDR.The supply and delivery of the Russian vaccine is nevertheless subject to authorization by the World Health Organization (WHO) from Sputnik V for your emergency use.Biden and Putin will seek "stability" in their first meeting in Geneva in full tensionPutin vows to "break the teeth" of those who attack RussiaBrazil produces first batch of Russian coronavirus vaccine Sputnik VThe FIDR hopes that...
Unicef ​​expresses its condolences to the Peruvian people for the loss of life in the terrorist attack in Vraem
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Unicef ​​expresses its condolences to the Peruvian people for the loss of life in the terrorist attack in Vraem

The Fund of United Nations for Children (Unicef) expressed its condolences to the Peruvian people for the attack perpetrated by a terrorist column from Shining Path in the area of ​​the Valley of the Apurímac, Ene and Mantaro rivers (Vraem), which left at least 14 people dead.SIGHT: Minsa alerts about the presence of a new variant of COVID-19 in Peru called C37Through a statement published on its institutional Twitter account, Unicef ​​expressed “its confidence that the authorities will adopt all the necessary measures so that this crime does not go unpunished” and asked the Peruvian State to “prioritize the respect and defense of the right of children and adolescents to live and grow up free from violence ”.“Unicef ​​calls on the country to prioritize respecting and defending the right...
The third world could be the next focus of covid-19: only 65 of the 170 million planned vaccines have arrived
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The third world could be the next focus of covid-19: only 65 of the 170 million planned vaccines have arrived

The platform COVAX will deliver in the next few days its dose number 65 million coronavirus vaccine, very far from the 170 million planned for this date, according to Unicef ​​in a statement in which it underlines that now is the time to donate the remaining doses. "We have issued repeated warnings about the risks of lowering our guard and leaving the low- and middle-income countries without equitable access to vaccines, diagnostics and therapies, "the Executive Director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Henrietta Fore, warned in the note.If those warnings continue to go unheeded, he added, the serious situation in the India could become a "precursor" of what may hap...
No gift ideas for a wedding anniversary?  Blue Gift, UNICEF’s solidarity alternative to celebrate love
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No gift ideas for a wedding anniversary? Blue Gift, UNICEF’s solidarity alternative to celebrate love

Blue Gift is a UNICEF solidarity initiative aimed at helping the most vulnerable children.From the Blue Gift website, you choose the supply you want to send on behalf of your partner, from vaccines to therapeutic food envelopes or school supplies, and it will reach the children who need it most.Then you will give him a personalized card where you will tell him about the magnificent gift you have made in his name.Your appointed date is approaching: the wedding anniversary. And you, without ideas. As the years go by, it is It is increasingly difficult to find a gift for your partner that is original and gives hope. You have already covered the quota with almost everything in the past: watches, trips, clothes, jewelry ... And you can't think of anything new. This year, in Uppers We suggest...
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It was called Eléne. He was two years old and from Mali. On March 16, after a four-day boat trip, he arrived at the Gran Canaria dock in Arguineguín with a severe dehydration that ended his life five days later. The image of a toilet trying to revive her on the same asphalt of the port went around the world. One more to add to that album of misfortunes, increasingly bulky, with which from time to time we play to flagellate ourselves until forgetfulness and boredom make us turn the page.Do you remember Go around? He was three years old when he drowned off the coast of Turkey after slipping from his father's grasp as they fled hell. Do you remember his inert little body on the sand or limp ...