Source Pravda.Ru

UNICEF Intending To Give Aid To North Caucasus

The Russian Foreign Ministry (MID) press department reported today that UNICEF Executive Director Carol Bellamy had announced that the UN children's fund intended to continue rendering assistance to the North Caucasus region in Russia, in particular, concentrating on Chechnya. Carol Bellamy met Foreign Minster Igor Ivanov and presidential envoy to the southern federal district Viktor Kazantsev during a recent trip to Russia. Both sides confirmed their readiness to further develop cooperation between Russia and UNICEF in the spheres of the social protection and health-care of children, as well as guaranteeing their rights. Bellamy also visited the North Caucasus and St.Petersburg, where UNICEF projects are successfully begin implemented. The Russian Foreign Ministry pointed out that a programme on cooperation between Russia and UNICEF for the 2003-5 period was currently being drawn up with due account of the country's priority tasks. MID also announced that Russia attached great importance to cooperation with the fund and would support it in the future.

Comments
Russia to prove its innocence in MH17 disaster
Will Iran close the Strait of Hormuz to trigger global oil crisis?
Putin warns of consequences should Georgia and Ukraine become NATO members
Russian Defense Minister speaks about war with Ukraine, US and fight for Crimea
Russian Defense Minister speaks about war with Ukraine, US and fight for Crimea
Putin warns of consequences should Georgia and Ukraine become NATO members
Putin warns of consequences should Georgia and Ukraine become NATO members
Russia to prove its innocence in MH17 disaster
Putin-Trump summit in Helsinki held in the cross hairs of the Russian fleet
Putin warns of consequences should Georgia and Ukraine become NATO members
France thrashes Croatia to win FIFA 2018
France thrashes Croatia to win FIFA 2018
France thrashes Croatia to win FIFA 2018
Putin warns of consequences should Georgia and Ukraine become NATO members
Putin warns of consequences should Georgia and Ukraine become NATO members
Trump versus the Traitors on Capitol Hill
Russia to prove its innocence in MH17 disaster
Russia to prove its innocence in MH17 disaster
Russia to prove its innocence in MH17 disaster
Putin warns of consequences should Georgia and Ukraine become NATO members
Russian warship helps Ukrainian fishermen in distress