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Fingerspitzengefuhl04 May 2020 1:07 a.m. PST

In this times of lockdown I see that Wargames Illustrated are producing a two weeklyish Bite-size magazine of 70 pages, it can be bought by anyone for £2.00 GBP (with £1.50 GBP going to UNICEF) or free to subscribers/Prime members.
Really impressed with it!
Using SCRUD from issue 3 for our own virtual campaign
Keeping my wargame juices flowing and supporting a good cause!!

Mr Elmo04 May 2020 3:34 a.m. PST

Wasn't there a child sex scandal at UNICEF last year?


You'd think you could find a better charity.

bruntonboy04 May 2020 4:11 a.m. PST

Excellent example to us all. Well done WI.

Personal logo Lluis of Minairons Sponsoring Member of TMP04 May 2020 4:33 a.m. PST

Excellent choice. Thumbs up.

DisasterWargamer Supporting Member of TMP04 May 2020 6:42 a.m. PST

Nice to see the give back to the larger community

emckinney04 May 2020 8:25 a.m. PST

Considering the scale of UNICEF's operations, and the benefits, is that scandal a justification for completely cutting off support?

Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP04 May 2020 9:14 a.m. PST

Misconduct is always going to occur. The organization's response tells whether it's worth supporting. The linked article shows the appropriate response.

ZULUPAUL Supporting Member of TMP04 May 2020 10:34 a.m. PST

No thanks, I do not support anything from the UN. I will give to other charities.

Goober05 May 2020 2:32 p.m. PST

ZULUPAUL – from the Unicef website:

Unicef UK is a charity, entirely funded by our supporters. We receive no money from the UN budget."

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