Soon after I arrived in China the national obsession with “weibo” popped up all around me. It was explained as “twitter on steroids” – the 140 character limit effectively meant each post could convey the equivalent of 140 words. The UNICEF China office started a weibo account in late 2010. I didn’t give it much thought until… Read more
March 15th 2014 marks the third year of the Syrian conflict. The streets of Syria have been battlefields for three long years. Cities flattened. Schools crumbled. Millions of lives ripped apart. Relentless bloodshed has turned a middle-income country into the most dangerous place for children in the world. This week, people from across… Read more