In This Central African Republic Hospital, Everybody Gets Treated

The conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR) has been disastrous for the health of children and women. Since December 2012, health care programs have been disrupted throughout the country, but in Berberati, there are signs of renewal. Madeleine Logan is a communications specialist based in CAR.

A small building dating back to 1936 stands in the shadow of a new operating room being constructed by UNICEF in Berberati.

8 Photos, 8 Things You Never Knew — About How UNICEF Saves Lives


All photos courtesy of UNICEF: From top: © UNICEF/NYHQ2013-1222/Maitem, ©UNICEF/PFPG2013P-0513/Maitem, ©UNICEF/UKLA2014-04951/Stephenson, ©UNICEF/NYHQ2012-1735/Sokol, ©UNICEF/SUDA2014-XX634/Noorani, ©UNICEF/ETHA_2014_00095/Ose, ©UNICEF/DENM2013-00259/, ©UNICEF/BANA2014-00602/Mawa, ©UNICEF/BANA2006-01297/Siddique

Iconic Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF Campaign Goes Digital with 2014 Spokesperson Zendaya

New York (September 2, 2014) – Actress, platinum recording artist and author Zendaya, this year’s Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF spokesperson, is asking kids in the U.S. to make a difference in the lives of other kids by raising funds for UNICEF’s lifesaving programs. Zendaya will be appearing as a “Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF superhero” in print, online, and broadcast public service announcements to encourage participation in the 64-year-old American tradition.