Archives for posts with tag: #gaza

Syria, Ukraine, Gaza, Nigeria, Central African Republic- Across the globe, schools should be zones of peace & safe havens where children learn without fear of death or injury. Education is a basic human right.
http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=49280#.VGIz5IeBHLd11-07-2014School_Syria

Recommended read for comprehensive recap of UNHRC. Prince Zeid: “When human rights go wrong – when violations & abuses generate explosive crises & conflicts – the cost in bloodshed, in wrecked economies & humanitarian aid is titanic.”http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=49147#.VEklp-eBG2m

10-16-2014Zeid_Hussein

“The opening of the Rafah crossing for humanitarian aid provides a major opportunity to scale up aid delivery to Gaza & needs to be sustained,”
says WFP. “WFP has provided emergency relief from onset of conflict & will continue its food deliveries to Gaza to reach people affected by conflict.”
http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=48572#.U_5h3vBX-uY08-27-2014WFP_Gazadistribute

“The opening of the Rafah crossing for humanitarian aid provides a major opportunity to scale up aid delivery to Gaza & needs to be sustained,”
says WFP. “WFP has provided emergency relief from onset of conflict & will continue its food deliveries to Gaza to reach people affected by conflict.”
http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=48572#.U_5h3vBX-uY

08-27-2014WFP_Gazadistribute

UNI167587469 Palestinian CHILDREN killed since July 8; 373,000 children in dire need of psycho-social first aid; schools destroyed; 8460,000 – 1/4 of Gaza’s Palestinian population displaced – DO WE NEED MORE HORRIFIC NUMBERS to make a point?

http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=48532#.U_e7C_BX-uY

 

 

CROSSING THE RED LINE OF THE ICC

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ambassador-muhamed-sacirbey/will-zionism-hamas-ideolo_b_5662702.html2014-08-08-529198-thumb

07-14-GazaOver 33 children killed in Gaza UNICEF reports, highlighting the negative impact violence has on children both physically and psychologically. UNRWA expressed particular concern about the numbers of women, children, & people with disabilities among the victims — 174+ lives lost, 1,100+ injured.

http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=48267#.U8aq4ZRX-uY