UNICEF
International Organization based in United States of America

About UNICEF

UNICEF promotes the rights and wellbeing of every child, in everything we do. Together with our partners, we work in 190 countries and territories to translate that commitment into practical action, focusing special effort on reaching the most vulnerable and excluded children, to the benefit of all children, everywhere. For more information about UNICEF and its work for children visit www.unicef.org.

All Updates

14,972 entries found
23 Jul 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

By Ansar Rasheed

In May 2015, while hostilities escalated in Yemen, 16-year-old Ahmed was conscripted to fight with one of the parties to the conflict. After months of being on the frontlines, he fled and returned home. Now he’s resuming his education and working hard to catch up on the schooling he missed.

22 Jul 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

By Tim Irwin

Children who experienced violent clashes in Juba, South Sudan earlier this month are anxious and afraid. Many require psychological support to help reduce the risk of further distress and disruptions to their well-being.

JUBA, South Sudan, 21 July 2016 – In the battle-scarred capital of South Sudan, children who should be playing are instead worrying about the future and asking when it will be safe to go home again.

21 Jul 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

• June witnessed a significant escalation of conflict across Syria and the subsequent pattern of new and deepening humanitarian needs could continue and even intensify through July unless Geneva talks regain traction.

• In Syria in June UNICEF reached around 96,690 people in seven besieged areas and more than 279,600 people in 38 hard-to-reach locations with life-saving and critical services.

• The cross-border round of the nation-wide immunization campaign is ongoing in Syria and as of June reached around 722,000 children.

Maps / Infographics

1,227 entries found

Jobs

44 entries found
22 Jul 2016 description
job Closing date: 07 Aug 2016 UN Children's Fund

Background:

The Social Inclusion and Poverty Reduction Unit of the Government of the Republic of Serbia and UNICEF in Serbia are launching the process of revising social inclusion and poverty reduction indicators, which will provide the basis for enhancing the framework for monitoring the social inclusion and poverty reduction process at the national and local levels in the Republic of Serbia.

22 Jul 2016 description
job Closing date: 07 Aug 2016 UN Children's Fund

Background:

The Social Inclusion and Poverty Reduction Unit of the Government of the Republic of Serbia and UNICEF in Serbia are launching the process of revising social inclusion and poverty reduction indicators, which will provide the basis for enhancing the framework for monitoring the social inclusion and poverty reduction process at the national and local levels in the Republic of Serbia.

22 Jul 2016 description
job Closing date: 07 Aug 2016 UN Children's Fund

Background:

The Social Inclusion and Poverty Reduction Unit of the Government of the Republic of Serbia and UNICEF in Serbia are launching the process of revising social inclusion and poverty reduction indicators, which will provide the basis for enhancing the framework for monitoring the social inclusion and poverty reduction process at the national and local levels in the Republic of Serbia.

22 Jul 2016 description
job Closing date: 08 Aug 2016 UN Children's Fund

This isn't just a chance to change your job. It's a chance to change lives.

Are you looking for an opportunity to impact staff wellbeing in a humanitarian organization?

Regional Staff Counsellor (P4)

West and Central Africa Region (WCARO), Dakar, Senegal

21 Jul 2016 description
job Closing date: 05 Aug 2016 UN Children's Fund

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL- (RFP–S&L-2016–9126581)

For International Company only

1. Topic: UNICEF Ethiopia Office is seeking Request for Proposals (RFP) from International Firm/Company/organization to – Facilitation of Ethiopia Country Office All-Staff Retreat

2. Background

The Ethiopia Country Office (ECO) implements one of UNICEF’s largest programmes with over 400 staff and eight Field Offices.

Training

14 entries found
21 Aug 2015 description
training Ongoing course UN Children's Fund

In this short course, you will explore why research at UNICEF matters and observe ways to ensure that the highest-quality research is impacting the lives of women and children.

Learning objectives

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

20 Apr 2015 description
training Ongoing course UN Children's Fund

This module explores UNICEF’s approach to advocacy and describes what is advocacy, how to build capacity to advocate and how to develop advocacy strategies.

Learning objectives

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

20 Apr 2015 description
training Ongoing course UN Children's Fund

This course describes the actions UNICEF Nutrition takes to attempt to alleviate malnutrition, explains why efforts and collaborations with multiple sectors are required to address the underlying causes of malnutrition, and eventually presents some case studies.

Learning objectives

Nutrition is a key sector at UNICEF and an important part of the work we do. In this course, you will explore what it is by:

20 Apr 2015 description
training Ongoing course UN Children's Fund

Protecting children from violence, exploitation and abuse is at the core of UNICEF's mandate. This course describes what the UNICEF Child Protection programme does and why it’s important.

Learning objectives

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

20 Apr 2015 description
training Ongoing course UN Children's Fund

"Let’s remove the barriers and create an inclusive and accessible society for all."

The web-based Disability Orientation for staff is a multi-media, 40-minute video that includes interesting and thought provoking statements, resources and good practices from UNICEF and partners from across the globe.

Objectives

The objective of the orientation is to strengthen understanding of, and capacity to support, programming for children and women with disabilities.