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

18,306 entries found
23 Oct 2017 description

I. RAPPEL DU CONTEXTE ET JUSTIFICATION DE L’INTERVENTION

Située dans la commune de Lim, la ville de Ngaoundaye a été le théâtre de plusieurs mouvements de population depuis le mois d’avril 2017 suite à la prise du poste de Bang par un groupe armé, ainsi qu’aux représailles ou craintes de représailles qui s’en sont suivies.

23 Oct 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Dakar, 23 Octobre 2017 – A moins d’une vraie accélération des progrès enregistrés, il faudra compter plus d’un siècle pour que l’Afrique de l'Ouest et du Centre puisse mettre fin au mariage des enfants, avec des conséquences dramatiques pour des millions de jeunes filles mariées, sans compter l’impact paralysant sur la prospérité de la région.

23 Oct 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Actividades incluyen la evaluación nutricional de peso, talla y tamizaje de hemoglobina en niñas y niños menores de cinco años

La Libertad, 20 octubre del 2017.- Más de 225 niñas y niños de la provincia de Sánchez Carrión en la región La Libertad son los beneficiarios de la estrategia de salud y nutrición para la niñez implementada por UNICEF, a través del financiamiento de la cooperación canadiense.

23 Oct 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Statement Attributable to Abdel Rahman Ghandour, UNICEF Special Representative in Libya

TUNIS, 22 October 2017 – “UNICEF welcomes the release of 125 children associated with armed conflict in Zintan, northwest of Libya, with support from the Zintan municipal Council.

“Recruitment of children is a grave violation of children’s rights, and one that has irreparable and lifelong consequences. We encourage other councils across Libya to follow suit.

23 Oct 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

NEW YORK/GENEVA/DHAKA, 23 October 2017 – Nearly two months since Rohingya families began fleeing en masse to Bangladesh, thousands of children and women are still without basic lifesaving services, UNICEF said today.

The warning comes as representatives of donor governments and humanitarian organizations meet in Geneva for a pledging conference aimed at drumming up resources for what remains a severely under-funded emergency.

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

171 entries found
23 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Nov 2017 UN Children's Fund

For every child,a plan

The Chief, Social Policy, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation is accountable for senior level leadership and managerial support to the Organization in a broad range of social policy, planning, monitoring and evaluation areas. Accountable for over all leadership and managerial guidance on programme policy direction and new initiatives. Accountable for programme coordination, and management of all phases of programme formulation, planning, design, implementation, administration and monitoring and evaluation.

23 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Nov 2017 UN Children's Fund

UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children's rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF believes all children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential – to the benefit of a better world. And we never give up!

23 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Nov 2017 UN Children's Fund

UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to protect the rights of every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone. UNICEF has spent 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Defending children's rights throughout their lives requires a global presence, aiming to produce results and understand their effects. UNICEF believes all children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential – to the benefit of a better world. And we never give up!

23 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Nov 2017 UN Children's Fund

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.

Training

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11 Jul 2017 description
training Ongoing course UN Children's Fund

Whether you've been working on child rights for your entire career and know the Convention on the Rights of the Child by heart, or whether you're new to the concept of a child rights approach...this light-hearted and engaging introduction to UNICEF's mandate as it relates to child rights will make you think.

JOIN THE Child Rights and Why They Matter UNICEF ONLINE TRAINING and:

31 Mar 2017 description
training Ongoing course UN Children's Fund

Create beneficial norms, eliminate harmful ones:

Join UNICEF and the Univeristy of Pennsylvania for the Social Norms, Social Change MOOC

Free and open to anyone interested in positively transforming societies

This online course explores social norms, the rules that glue societies together. It considers the nature of social norms, how they are formed, how they are supported by expectations, and how they are part of a web of other norms & values that define a local culture.

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: