Join us for a first look at the UNICEF Tap Project at our webinar on February 26 at 8 PM ET.
Whether you're one of our supporters who made the UNICEF Tap Project the huge success it was last year, or brand new to the campaign, we're excited for you to kick off the UNICEF Tap Project with us again this year!
NEW YORK (February 5, 2015) – New figures from the UN show twice as many people affected and displaced by the floods in Malawi, UNICEF said today.
NEW YORK (February 4, 2015) – UNICEF urged warring groups in South Sudan to follow up fast on the ceasefire deal reached Monday or face potentially catastrophic food shortages in the conflict areas of the country.
Based on the latest Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) group of experts’ report released this week, the ongoing conflict is sharply reducing food supplies and slowing humanitarian access to those who most need assistance.
The Northwest Region hosted Dr. Kerida McDonald, Senior Advisor, UNICEF Communication for Development, at their Fall Speaker Series luncheon on November 5th, 2014 at the San Francisco City Club. The Speaker Series educates the civic and philanthropic community on various areas of UNICEF’s work. Each event focuses on a different topic with a presentation and discussion led by a UNICEF staff member, who’s an expert in the field.
by Martin Rendon, Vice President Public Policy and Advocacy
The new 114th Congress has been sworn in, committee assignments have been made, and work is underway on a broad range of international issues. Our challenge is to ask the policy-makers to put children first in U.S. foreign policy and global funding.
by Mark Engman, Director Public Policy and Advocacy
In January, as the world entered into the 26th year of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, Somalia became the 195th UN Member state to ratify the Convention, setting a course to improve the lives of its youngest citizens.
In 2010, President Barack Obama declared January as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Each January since, those engaged in the fight against human trafficking have taken advantage of the additional attention bestowed upon the issue to raise awareness and engage a new cohort of potential activists.