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

20,379 entries found
19 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

SITUATION ANALYSIS

• In 2018, the needs for WASH are still significant due to the overstretch in the existing infrastructure, malfunctioning and or partially malfunctioning water projects, shortages in fuel, lack of hygiene awareness among affected population and severe shortages in electricity.

19 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

SITUATION ANALYSIS

• The several-fold increase in prices of essential commodities since the beginning of the crisis, combined with the deteriorating economic situation of households have left many Syrians unable to provide for the basic necessities of life including decent clothes for their children.

19 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

SITUATION ANALYSIS

• Disrupted health systems and the destruction of health infrastructure and food shortage due to accessibility, availability and afordability, have compounded the poor nutrition situation in northern Syria among the most vulnerable population (including pregnant and lactating women as well as children U5).

19 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

SITUATION ANALYSIS

• No new circulating vaccine derived polio virus type 2 (cVDPV2) cases have been reported during the first six months of 2018, with the total number of cVDPV2 cases remaining at 74.

• The temporary closure of the border crossings disrupted the flow of health supplies, which delayed the provision of some supplies to areas of need.

• Health program strategy remains focused on providing emergency lifesaving health package through streamlined interventions with NGOs in prioritized areas, and government in the rest of the country.

19 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

SITUATION ANALYSIS

• in 2018, a total of 6 million children need education support and over 2.1 million children out-of-school.

Maps & Infographics

2,571 entries found

Jobs

192 entries found
19 Aug 2018 description
job Closing date: 29 Aug 2018 UN Children's Fund

UNICEF works in some of the world's toughest places, to reach the world's most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.

And we never give up.

For every child, a fair chance

How can you make a difference?

19 Aug 2018 description
job Closing date: 29 Aug 2018 UN Children's Fund

UNICEF works in some of the worldss toughest places, to reach the world's most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.

And we never give up.

For every child, a fair chance

How can you make a difference?

19 Aug 2018 description
job Closing date: 03 Sep 2018 UN Children's Fund

UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.

And we never give up.

19 Aug 2018 description
job Closing date: 25 Aug 2018 UN Children's Fund

UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.

And we never give up.

For every child,

19 Aug 2018 description
job Closing date: 31 Aug 2018 UN Children's Fund

UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.

Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.

And we never give up.

Purpose

Training

17 entries found
22 Jan 2018 description
training Ongoing course UN Children's Fund

This programme aims to help you learn about the key principles, frameworks and approaches guiding UNICEF’s humanitarian action, with a specific focus on how UNICEF prepares for and responds to humanitarian emergencies. 

Learning objectives

After completing this programme you will be able to:

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: