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

14,803 entries found
27 Jun 2016 description

Across Iraq, 96,290 Syrian refugees living in 10 camps continued to benefit from routine access to water, sanitation and hygiene services, while 17,967 Syrian Refugee children in camp schools and CFS continued to benefit from access to functional latrines. 9,506 Refugees living in the community benefited from access to water, and 720 from access to latrines, bringing the number of off camp refugees assisted in 2016 to a total of 13,251 people.

27 Jun 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

By Aleksandar Dimishkovski

When I first met Samira Azizi, she was overjoyed by the return of her mother with a three-day-old baby girl – the latest member of the Azizi family and Samira’s new sister. Her mother had just returned to the Tabanovce refugee and migrant transit centre, only four days after giving birth to her fifth child at a nearby hospital in Kumanovo.

27 Jun 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • Preliminary results of the national immunisation coverage survey show evidence of improved immunisation coverage since 2013

  • The refurbished National and Shefa Provincial Vacine Storage facilities opened - facilities now meet WHO international standards

  • Training for health workers on vaccine management, disease surveillance and health education on immunisation rolled out across Vanuatu

27 Jun 2016 description

35,754 children (aged 5-17) (boys/girls) are enrolled in formal education (primary or secondary)

MAY HIGHLIGHTS

Erbil:

Erbil education directorate issued text books to Al-Zahraa and Al-Nahrain schools where many Syrian refugees hosted to continue their education.
Teacher guidebooks were copied and issued in Qushtapa camp. 379 teachers and volunteers who are teaching in camps and non-camps received incentives.

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

59 entries found
27 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 06 Jul 2016 UN Children's Fund
  1. Contexte : Dans le cadre de la mise en œuvre du Document d'Orientation de la Politique Sectorielle Justice (DOPS), la Direction de la Protection Judiciaire de l'Enfance et de la Jeunesse (DPJEJ) a élaboré avec l'appui de l'UNICEF le document de la Politique Nationale de Protection Judiciaire de l'Enfance et de la Jeunesse (PNPJEJ) qui fixe la vision du gouvernement ivoirien pour l'amélioration de l'accès des enfants à une justice conformes aux standards internationaux en matière de justice pour enfants.
27 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 06 Jul 2016 UN Children's Fund
  1. Contexte : Conformément à ses attributions, le Ministère de la Promotion de la Femme, de la Famille et de la Protection de l'Enfant (MPFFPE) qui s'est assigné comme objectif de contribuer à l'amélioration de la qualité de vie des familles en Côte d'Ivoire et à la mise en adéquation de l'offre de prestations sociales dispensées par l'Etat avec les besoins pratiques émanant de la demande de services sociaux des populations dites vulnérables, n'est malheureusement pas doté d'un système d'information de routine dans l'exécution de …
27 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 08 Jul 2016 UN Children's Fund

Post title: An analysis of Child Help Line services in Iraq consultant
Duration: 14 weeks.
Duty Station: Erbil (phase 1) and Baghdad (phase 2), Iraq. The consultant is expected to travel to field sites in Dohuk, Sulaymaniyah, and Basra
Reporting to: Chief of Child Protection

If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.

24 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 15 Jul 2016 UN Children's Fund

Job Number: 496546 | Vacancy Link
Location: Programme Division, UNICEF NYHQ
Work Type : Fixed Term Staff

If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.

24 Jun 2016 description
job Closing date: 16 Jul 2016 UN Children's Fund

Si vous êtes un professionnel engagé, créatif et que vous êtes passionné pour faire une différence durable pour les enfants, l'Organisation leader des droits de l'Enfant souhaiterait vous donner l'opportunité de vous exprimer.

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.