UNICEF Papua New Guinea (@UNICEF_PNG )

UNICEF Papua New Guinea

Bio Working for the rights of every child in Papua New Guinea
Location Papua New Guinea
Tweets 19
Followers 74
Following 61
Account created 12-03-2018 02:02:10
ID 973016265949306880

Twitter Web Client : Nangei is recovering in hospital with a fractured leg but she is still facing the unimaginable pain of losing her entire family. #UNICEF and our parters are setting up safe spaces where women and children can receive counselling and begin to cope with emotional trauma.

Twitter Web Client : “I was terrified when the earth started shaking. I tried to run far away but it was dark and I was confused....We need everything. Food, shelter, mosquito nets. We have nothing.” - Stanton, 10, Southern Highlands, #PNG

iPhone : Four-year-old Rihanna is recovering at a hospital after her leg was broken during a powerful earthquake in Papua New Guinea last month.

UNICEF Papua New Guinea is on the ground supporting the emergency response.

iPhone : This tiny bracelet could save the lives of newborn babies throughout #PNG after the Health Dept, WHO, #UNICEF and partners successfully trialed the innovative device. #EveryChildALIVE postcourier.com.pg/new-life-savin…

Twitter Web Client : Baby Austria is living in a tent with more than 500 people who were forced to leave their village when recent #earthquakes destroyed their homes. She is suffering from diarrhoea but these rehydration salts will help her get healthy again. #UNICEF #PNG

Twitter Web Client : "There is only one shelter for everyone...the only sort of water is a really polluted stream and everyone is fearing an outbreak of diarrhoea." An urgent #UNICEF update from the highlands of #PNG smh.com.au/world/asia/dis…

iPhone : Village and subsistence livelihoods gone. Family members dead...some bodies unrecoverable. This is what is called a care centre where earthquake victims hope for aid in Papua New Guinea. Urgent needs? Everything.

Twitter Web Client : #Earthquakes turned Abels life upside down, damaging his home and forcing the 10-year-old student out of school. Instead, he spends his day among the ruins of his community. Every child in #PNG has the right to safe spaces and protection. #UNICEF #ForEveryChild

iPhone : This family and their neighbours were lucky to escape when #PNGearthquake collapsed their homes and forced two boys to leap from their bedroom window. #UNICEF is working to set up safe spaces where children can get psychosocial care to recover from profound stress. #PNG

Twitter Web Client : “We ran out of the house when the #earthquake came. It was dark, we couldn’t see what was happening. The rocks from a landslide hit him on the head but he is very lucky to be alive.” - Kevox remembers the moment when massive #PNG earthquake injured 5-year-old Douglas. #UNICEF

Twitter Web Client : The #PNG earthquakes have left 125,000 children in immediate need of humanitarian assistance but #UNICEF is here to help with supplies of medicines, clean water, hygiene kits, food for malnourished children and safe spaces to recover with psychosocial care.

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