Originally created for the 2014 IMUN/WMUN Conferences


(1) TOPIC GUIDES

Below you will find links to the topics that will be discussed in Unicef.



(2) COMMITTEE DESCRIPTION




(3) VIDEO GUIDES

To see what it is like to be a child refugee through the eyes of 3 children click here
To learn more about the current situation of Syrian child refugees click here
To hear the story of 8 year old Aya, one of the million Syrian child refugees click here
To see how Kuwait has responded to the Syrian refugee crisis click here
To see how Iraq is helping Syrian refugees click here
To learn about Mali's displaced children click here
To learn about the dire situation in South Sudan click here
To learn more about what a refugee camp can be like click here

(4) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOs)

UNICEF
UNHCR
International Rescue Committee
The Children's Society
War Child International
Mercy Corps
Refugees International


(5) PRIMARY SOURCES

Refugee Children Guidelines on Protection and Care

(6) COUNTRY RESEARCH

Afghanistan

To learn about child refugees in Afghanistan, click here
To find out about how children suffer in Afghanistan's refugee camps, click here
To learn about what the UN is doing to try and help refugees in Afghanistan, click here

Bangladesh

To explore life for Bangladeshi children in Bangladesh's refugee camps, click here
To learn more about the refugee situation in Bangladesh, click here
To read about how refugee youth want education, click here

Brazil
To read about how Brazil is aiding Syrian refugees, click here
To find out more about how Brazil is aiding Syrian refugees, click here

China
To learn about how China is aiding refugees, click here
To find out about child refugees in China, click here

Colombia
To explore refugees in Colombia, click here
To learn how Colombia;s child refugees are trying to fit in, click here
To read about child refugees in Ecuador, click here

Democratic Republic of the Congo
To learn about the refugee situation in the DRC, click here
To read about how DRC child refugees are getting an education, click here
To explore what it is like to be a child refugee in the Congo, click here

Ethiopia

To learn about the refugee situation in Ethiopia, click here
To find out more about child mortality in Ethiopian refugee camps, click here
To explore what UNICEF is doing in Ethiopia's refugee camps, click here

France

To learn about how France is aiding Syrian child refugees, click here
To find out what France is doing to help child refugees in Nepal, click here

Germany

To read about how Germany is fighting for more rights for refugee children, click here

India

To learn about the refugee situation in India, click here
To find out more about refugee youth protection, click here

Iran
To learn about how refugees are treated in Iran, click here
To find out about the refugee situation in Iran, click here
To learn about what happened to many refugee children in Iran, click here

Iraq
To explore how life is in Iraqi refugee camps, click here
To read about what UNICEF is doing for Syrian refugees in Iraq, click here

Kenya
To learn about how Somali refugee children are getting an education in Kenya, click here
To find out more about the growing refugee crisis in Kenya, click here

Malaysia

To read about child refugees are getting arrested in Malaysia, click here
To learn about how child refugees suffer in Malaysia, click here

Pakistan

To explore why child refugees are not getting an education in Pakistan, click here
To find out more about how refugees are not being protected in Afghanistan, click here

Russian Federation
To learn about how the UNHCR works in Russia, click here

Serbia
To explore the refugee population in Serbia, click here
To learn about how NGOs are helping Serbian child refugees, click here

Somalia

To read about how children bear the brunt of the refugee crisis in Somalia, click here
To explore how Somali children are getting educated in Kenya, click here
To learn about how children are dying in the Somali refugee crisis, click here

South Africa

To read about what child refugees face in South Africa, click here
To explore why refugee children are not getting an education in South Africa, click here

Sudan

To read about the lost boys of Sudan, click here

Tanzania

To learn about what the UN is doing for child refugees in Tanzania, click here
To find out more about the child refugee situation in Tanzania, click here

Turkey

To explore what UNICEF is doing for Syrian refugee children in Turkey, click here
To learn about life in a Turkish refugee camp, click here

United Kingdom

To read about how child refugees are being abandoned in the UK, click here
To learn about how the UK is committed to giving refugee children an education, click here

United States
To find out about the child refugee population in the US, click here
To explore how child refugees are adapting to US schools, click here

Yemen

To learn about how education affects child refugees in Yemen, click here
To explore how hard life is for refugees in Yemen, click here
To read about whether or not refugees are getting an education in Yemen, click here