‎2.2 mln children struggling in Myanmar's conflict areas – UNICEF ‎

Posted May 25, 2017 7:35 am by Editor

‎2.2 mln children struggling in Myanmar's conflict areas – UNICEF ‎

The benefits of Myanmar’s economic growth, reform and reconciliation efforts have not yet reached children in the country’s remote, conflict-affected areas, leaving an estimated 2.2 million children in need of better humanitarian assistance, a new report by the United Nations UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has said.  “Myanmar faces a real challenge in ensuring that children everywhere – and not just in urban areas – gain from the country’s rapid development,” said Justin Forsyth, the Deputy Executive Director of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF).  “There is a risk that many children and their families are excluded. This is especially the case

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