How UNICEF Works in Emergencies
With more than 13,000 staff worldwide; 350 warehouses globally; strategic transit hubs in Copenhagen, Dubai, Panama and Shanghai; and a 24/7 emergency operations center in New York, UNICEF stands ready to provide both immediate and long-term necessities — food, water, shelter, protection and physical as well as mental health care — whenever a crisis arises.
UNICEF also works to reunite children with family and provides care for those who are orphaned.
Providing Relief to Children in Emergencies
UNICEF is a global leader in emergency response, last year reaching children in 337 humanitarian emergencies in 102 countries. We stand ready to provide aid before, during and after a crisis.