Filtered by: UNICEFx
As the third anniversary of the Syrian conflict passes without any sign of a resolution, the humanitarian difficulties for those Syrian refugees who have fled the country deepen. All this week, our reporter Brian O’Connell has been based in Lebanon examining the issues many refugees face in unofficial camps along the Syrian border, and looking at the work aid agency UNICEF are doing to help alleviate the crisis. Last night Brian sent us this report from the Bekka Valley in eastern Lebanon.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0319/603192-today-with-sean-o-rourke-wednesday-19-march-2014/?clipid=1513037
Have you heard about the protest that will take place outside the US embassy in Dublin tomorrow? What are we up in arms about now? Are the Americans stealing our jobs? No. McDonald's just announced another 700 jobs here. Are the US Government still using Shannon Airport as a stopover for illegal rendition flights? What's going on? To explain we are honoured to be joined on the programme today by someone who, in his own mind, is a builder, singer, politician, megastar, ladies' man, poet, artist, genius and a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador - Dustin the Turkey!! The Million Puppets March ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/mooney/programmes/2012/1102/345970-mooney-programmes/?clipid=926586
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...