Kent Page (@KentPage )

Kent Page

Bio 🇺🇳UNICEF Strategic Communication Advisor, Emergencies. 🇨🇦working in New York with #UNICEF for children, with humanitarians & media. Views are mine.🇺🇳
Location UNICEF Headquarters New York
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Account created 14-03-2009 00:20:10
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Twittimer : Three billion people lack basic handwashing facilities at home, making them more vulnerable to #covid19.

#SafeHands are key to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. #UNICEF calls for the prioritization of hand hygiene in all parts of the world. v/@unicef @unicefwater

iPhone : #COVID19 is derailing progress toward the #GlobalGoals, included #SDG4. Learn more about ECWs work with our partners to build a strong education in emergencies response to the pandemic.

Twitter Web App : Yasmine Sherif, Education Cannot Wait Director, before #covid19, more than 75 million children affected by conflicts and disasters could not access equitable education... what is already a huge divide in development has now become further deepened. #allforeducation #SDG4

Twittimer : How are children staying active and engaged at home during #covid19?

Here are some favorite Stay At Home Diary videos that you can check out here:


iPhone : The most vulnerable children are hardest hit by school closures due to #covid19 - including girls living in poverty, armed conflicts, forced displacement & natural disasters.

Please retweet if you agree their #EducationCannotWait!

Twittimer : Inspiring & Insightful! Read Education Cannot Waits interview w/Canadas 🍁 Minister of International Development Karina Gould on education for crisis-affected children & youth:…

Please RT to share globally! @canadadev @canadaun @canadianpm @glblctzncan @un

Twittimer : Amid #Covid19, additional 6,000 children worldwide could die daily from preventable causes in next 6 months.

Re-recording of @BobMarley anthem to support UNICEF Reimagine Campaign, a global appeal to respond to post-covid19 children’s needs: @unicefrosa

Twittimer : Children are the future.

💙 Believe in them.
💚 Invest in them.
🧡 Educate them.

#ForEveryChild, quality #education. v/@unicefeducation

Twittimer : In 2019, #UNICEF provided access to safe drinking water for 18.3M more people.

As we face #covid19, UNICEF is working - alongside invaluable partners - to reimagine a world where every child can access local, safe drinking water. v/@unicef @unicefwater

Twittimer : In many countries, girls & women are under-represented in textbooks or, when included, are shown in traditional roles.

Please RT if you agree this has to change. #AllmeansAll!

Learn more: v/@gemreport

Twittimer : .Education Cannot Waits education in emergency response to the #covid19 pandemic includes water & sanitation facility upgrades in schools and learning centers as a first line of defense.

@oxfam @unicefwater @yasminesherif1 @planglobal @care

Twittimer : #Covid19 is disrupting education globally. It’s on all of us to reimagine the world we want to see when it resumes.

UNICEF led the 2019 charge in 2019 for education of 17M out-of-school children. Now, amid #coronavirus, our work is more important than ever. v/@unicefeducation

Twittimer : Education is hope. Education is opportunity. Education is safety. And, for too many children, education is lifesaving.

Please retweet if you agree: Education is both the present and the future! #WednesdayWisdom

@educannotwait @worldvision @actionaid @yasminesherif1

iPhone : New Blog: Working Together to Build Back Better through Education by #ECW Director Yasmine Sherif & Coalition Education:

Together, we can transform lives of 75M children/youth left furthest behind in conflict & forced displacement & now hit by #Covid19

Twittimer : Its not about what it is. Its about what it can become. ~ Dr Seuss

Please retweet if you agree with this #WednesdayWisdom and that #EducationCannotWait for any child!

@un @educannotwait @legofoundation @yasminesherif1 @wfp @unhcr_education @dfid_education @usaideducation