Partner since: 2004
H&M is a global UNICEF partner, committed to protecting children’s rights. H&M has supported UNICEF’s education and development programs, benefiting millions of children in Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Madagascar and Uzbekistan. H&M has contributed $16.5 million to support UNICEF’s programs to improve the lives of vulnerable children.
In 2009, the company launched its "All for Children" initiative with a $4.5 million donation to help children in some of the world’s poorest communities. Initially concentrating on southern India, All for Children has positively impacted the lives of a million children to date. The 2013 fall "All for Children" collection is helping help UNICEF reach 40,000 children living in slums in Dhaka, Bangladesh, with improved education, security and rights protection.
H&M has also contributed to UNICEF’s disaster relief work, including organizing successful customer fundraising campaigns in 2010 and 2011 to support emergencies in Haiti and the Horn of Africa.