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Listen to Young Voices on World Children's Day
Donate Now On November 20 — World Children's Day, UNICEF's annual day of action for children, by children — young people around the world will speak out on issues that matter most to kids — the right...
Statement on 2020 U.S. Presidential Election
2020 Recap: UNICEF's Actions for Children in Crisis
As the COVID-19 pandemic raged and other emergencies flared, UNICEF and partners were there — working nonstop to save, protect and improve the lives of vulnerable children and families all around the world. A look back at UNICEF's impact this year.
Families Take Shelter as Hurricane Eta Slams Nicaragua & Honduras
UNICEF and partners in Nicaragua have prepositioned supplies and developed a joint response plan to meet the needs of those affected by Urricane Eta.
Typhoon Goni Makes Landfall in the Philippines
UNICEF Warns Pandemic Could Cause Spike in Stillbirths
Hampered by COVID-19, Polio Eradication Persists
Like nearly everything else, the fight to free the world of polio has been hobbled by COVID-19. Though Africa's recent certification as wild-polio free is a milestone to celebrate this World Polio Day, severe challenges remain.
Vaccinators Won't Stop Until They Eradicate Polio in Afghanistan
Donate Now After the wild poliovirus was officially eliminated in Africa in August, Afghanistan and Pakistan became the only countries in the world where polio remains endemic. A highly infectious...