Nicole Fraccaroli It is the complaint of UNICEF, with a statement by Geert Cappelaere, Regional Director of UNICEF for the Middle East and North Africa: "Public services, fundamental for children, have been attacked in recent weeks following the fighting in the north West of Syria Part of this sad reality is the repeated attacks against … Continue reading Water systems attacked in Syria, with 250 thousand people who see the supply of water at risk.
Nicole Fraccaroli Sudan is on a trajectory towards a health and humanitarian crisis because of a near total collapse in national governance. For many of the country's residents, who have long faced crippling economic hardship that has been intensifying since the division of the country from South Sudan in 2011, the situation means that they … Continue reading Sudan is in peril and we need to listen, to reflect and to act.
Nicole Fraccaroli From end 2015 I am the coordinator and responsible for the youth-group of UNICEF Committee in Verona (Italy) and from that moment on I started to support and uphold the values, goals and results for which UNICEF stands for. UNICEF was created soon after the end of World War II with the title … Continue reading UNICEF: A Multi-Disciplinary Field Organization
Nicole Fraccaroli Human rights defenders face threats, intimidation and imprisonment. Amnesty International highlights and recognizes the relevance of those actors, and informs us that governments around the world, prevent them from speaking out or imprison them because of their peaceful activism. From Amnesty International is also emphasized that worldwide, at least 156 human rights defenders … Continue reading Human Rights Defenders: a Resource, Not a Menace
Nicole Fraccaroli Saturday and Sunday 30 and 31 of March have been the days dedicated to the Orchidea flower of Unicef: this is an event of sensibilization and fundraising that saw many Unicef volunteers involved in more than 2.300 Italian squares. As responsible and coordinator of the youth group of Unicef Committee in Verona (Italy), … Continue reading The flower symbol of UNICEF
Nicole Fraccaroli In Italy as well the 8th of March is known as the “Women’s Day”; and there are so many different theories and ideas about the main reason why such celebration began. When I was a kid, I was told it was to celebrate the power of women, their strength and human rights. All … Continue reading #todayisagooddaytotaketheaction