Partnering to achieve an HIV-free generation in Rwanda

*This is a guest blog post written by Maria Jose Landeira Oestergaard, Zonta International/Zonta International Foundation President, 2014-2016

Today, on World AIDS Day, Zonta International joins UNICEF in recognizing the achievements that have been made in the fight against HIV/AIDS, in supporting people living with HIV/AIDS, and in uniting globally to bring greater awareness to the challenges that remain in stopping the spread of HIV/AIDS.

Human Trafficking and Sport: Shut Out Trafficking at Brown University

Shut Out Trafficking at Brown University was hosted in collaboration with the Royce Fellowship for Sport and Society at Brown and the Brown UNICEF Campus Initiative. Shut Out Trafficking engaged 200 students, faculty, coaches, and staff in raising awareness about the issue of human trafficking on a local, national, and international level, and exploring how sport can be used as a tool to combat issues such as human trafficking. Shut Out Trafficking week at Brown University included a keynote speech given by Dr.

Bus Stop Diaries

*This is a guest blog post written by David Evangelista, Special Olympics Vice President, Global Development and Government Relations

Some of the most comprehensive system failures are exposed initially by some of the most miniscule cracks in the frame.  As the saying goes, it is often the smallest things that make the biggest difference.   

Children First UNICEF Speaker Series with Geraldine Acuña-Sunshine

On Nov. 6, 2014 the New England Regional Office hosted the first event in our 2014-2015 annual speaker series. Now in its 13th year, this speaker series attracts women and men from the professional and philanthropic communities in Boston to an intimate event with a brief presentation by the featured speaker followed by an enriching Q & A session.