700,000 Myanmar children need long-term aid


Warning: file_exists(): open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/home/gedqixqc/domains/myanmarcharitygroup.org/public_html/wp-content/uploads/et_temp/myanmarchildren-1406631_186x186.jpg) is not within the allowed path(s): (/home/myanmarcharitygr:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php:/tmp) in /home/myanmarcharitygr/public_html/wp-content/themes/Chameleon/epanel/custom_functions.php on line 748
700,000 Myanmar children need long-term aid

GENEVA – AROUND 700,000 children are in need of long-term aid in Myanmar due to the devastating effects of May, Cyclone Nargis, the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) said on Friday. The United Nations and the Association of South-east Asian Nations (Asean) have estimated that it will cost about US$1 billion in total to rebuild Myanmar after the cyclone. While we have observed a gradual improvement in the situation for children, and have avoided the emergence of major epidemics, we must maintain our efforts, added UNICEF Myanmar representative Ramesh Shrestha in a statement.

Read More

400 children die daily in Myanmar


Warning: file_exists(): open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/home/gedqixqc/domains/myanmarcharitygroup.org/public_html/wp-content/uploads/et_temp/children_group-134958_186x186.jpg) is not within the allowed path(s): (/home/myanmarcharitygr:/usr/lib/php:/usr/local/lib/php:/tmp) in /home/myanmarcharitygr/public_html/wp-content/themes/Chameleon/epanel/custom_functions.php on line 748
400 children die daily in Myanmar

As many as 400 children die daily in Myanmar; second-worst record in Asia.Hundreds of children under age 5 die from preventable diseases each day in military-ruled Myanmar, the second-worst mortality rate for children in Asia except for Afghanistan, U.N. officials said Wednesday.

Read More