Category Archives: Potential Lessons from past reports

Some older documents which former staff have identified containing potential lessons for present and future actions or policy reviews

Unicef Early statements on Environment 1987 – 1992

Recently there were questions concerning UNICEF earliest involvement with issues of environment, below are links to some  examples for follow up : These five from 1987 to 1992 have pdf image: CF RAI ~ 00654 UNICEF and the United Nations Conference … Continue reading

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Why “Street Children” and eloquent poster from1983

There was a recent question regarding the increased use of term “Street Children” in the 1980’s. Here is an excerpt on that and an “Eloquent Poster” Editorial The Eloquent Poster: What’s in a Name? (Street Children) In the Programme office, … Continue reading

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Response: Issues Impact on Boys: Historical View & Street Children by S.Barry-Tacon

In response post of 12 may 2015 inviting former staff input: “challenges which impact boys”. Sheila Barry-Tacon has shared points, ideas + historical context which could assist discussion. Please add more thoughts or detail Three hypotheses (reproduced below from initial … Continue reading

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Invite former staff, spark thought: “challenges which impact boys”.

Find below an invitation for former staff and colleagues to contribute to the work  on “Boys” to feed into the upcoming knowledge product of UNICEF policy and planing. Note comments requested by 22 May 2015 Katell Le Goulven, who is … Continue reading

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CRC@25 events -internal compendium / informal report – various locations

The informal compendium of 2014 UNICEF country events in celebration of Convention of the Rights of the child at 25 (CRC@25) This is re-posted for former staff ease of access at –    CRC Compendium 2015_ 030115 or in two parts: … Continue reading

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CRC 25th – possible historical references – from SBT

Recently , Sheila Barry Tacon shared with us her thoughts on some areas that might be looked into while celebrating the 25th Anni9versary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child. (CRC). An excerpt from her quick note is below: … Continue reading

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History and Source Documents – a 2010 view

Some 2010 notes of Sheila Barry Tacon- related to source documents for UNICEF History …a sampling of life stories of the men and women who have guided the organization and shaped its policies. The monographs on Maurice Pate and Harry Labouisse … Continue reading

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History ongoing project – 3 ideas as of mar 2010

Hi Sheila, nice to catch up the other day. Here are the 3 ideas that I promised to jot down. nothing very new and more detail has been provided previously in various UNICEF docs. 1- UNICEF Board Documents Digitally Accessible … Continue reading

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coments on sharing beliefs – and humor 2008-nov compilation

Garrison Keillor’s comments on Obama’s election In November of 2008 after the reunion in Montreal a copy of Garrison Keillor’s comments related to USA 2008 election was circulated to many former staff as  a follow up by attendee. Garrison had … Continue reading

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History Project related efforts – Draft as of 04 Jun 2008

Excerpts from overview of History efforts and possible steps to strengthen collection, protectin and access within UNICEF as of 2008… History Project II – SBT draft with Ak comments 04 jun 2008 Table of Contents Summary………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1 Purpose………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1 Highlights … Continue reading

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