12 March 2014

Children remain victims of violence in the deep south


Children stand in the doorway of a burned out classrooms at their school in Yala Province in 2008. © UNICEFThailand/2008/Athit Perawongmetha
PATTANI, Thailand, 11 March 2014 – As violence in Thailand’s southernmost provinces continues to escalate, child experts are voicing concern on the well being of children living there, saying many children who have experienced violence lack appropriate physical and psychosocial care.

Special Olympics for children with intellectual disabilities



A video about sports activities for children with intellectual disabilities organized by Special Olympics Thailand with support from UNICEF. The video shows that children with intellectual disabilities can live a meaningful life if given the opportunity.

Video by Jingjai N.