UNICEF is a United Nations institution that provides long-term humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.
Most of UNICEF's work is in the field, with staff in over 190 countries and territories.
This week on WorldLink, an in-depth look at the war in Syria, including an interview with exiled Syrian-born filmmaker Firas Fayyad about his award winning film "Last men in Aleppo." We also hear how six years of conflict is affecting young Syrians and why the impending Brexit is prompting some identity soul searching among Europeans.
More than 320,000 people have died and millions have been displaced since the war in Syria began six years ago. In this in-depth segment, WorldLink takes a look at the devastating impact of the violence on children, and speaks to Syrian-born director Firas Fayyad about his documentary "Last men in Aleppo."
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Almost 1.4 million children suffering from severe malnutrition could die this year from famine in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen, the UN children's agency has warned. Famine has been declared in South Sudan.