Statements and Latest News
Civil Society Urges Increased Commitment to Education Cannont Wait to Fund and Scale Up COVID-19 Response Efforts
Director of Advocacy & Engagement Danielle Goldberg’s speaks with Colorado Public Radio on UNICEF USA’s new initiative – Child Friendly Cities
Chief Engagement, Advocacy, and Global Programs Officer Anucha Browne speaks on UNICEF USA’s Vision for Children Campaign on PBS
U.S. Government Support for UNICEF Grows! Congress provided $134 million as the U.S. contribution to UNICEF’s core resources
Assistant Director of Advocacy & Engagement, Ryan Sasse speaks on UNICEF’s work to end child marriage on NBC News.
UNICEF USA Remains Committed to Protecting Children as Apprehensions of Migrant Families and Children at U.S. - Mexico Border Tripled in 2019
Statement by Leading Humanitarian and Development Organizations Against Any Recissions within Foreign Assistance Budget
In a rare display of bipartisan unity, the U.S. House of Representatives approved by voice vote H.R. 2615, the United States-Northern Triangle Enhanced Engagement Act! This legislation will support the people of Central America and strengthen U.S. national security by addressing the root causes of migration from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.
The Trafficking Victims Protection Act was reauthorized with appropriations extended through FY2021 for anti-trafficking programs!
The Protecting Girls’ Access to Education in Vulnerable Settings Act was signed into law by President Trump on January 15th. The bill urges the State Department and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to prioritize increased access to educational, economic, and entrepreneurial opportunities for displaced children, especially girls.