The gradual erosion of public consciousness for our common duty to protect children seems to have made the world numb to egregious violations.
UNICEF is a non-profit humanitarian organization focusing on saving children’s lives around the globe. UNICEF is on a mission to reach every child and ensure their well-being, no matter where they are in this world. There’s no limit to the lengths UNICEF will go, the risks we’ll take or the depth of our commitment to save children’s lives. By plane, boat or foot, we reach the poorest, most vulnerable children in the world’s most inaccessible places, bringing them simple, life-saving essentials like vaccines and clean water. UNICEF Canada is one of UNICEF's 36 National Committees. UNICEF Canada’s main office is in Toronto, Ontario.
Many of your citizens assume that all of your children live pretty happily. However, that just isn't the truth.
01/18/2018 14:27 EST
We can stop child trafficking by ensuring families have the means they need to support their children.
01/09/2018 12:53 EST
We cannot change what has occurred, but we can try and make 2018 the best year Canada has had in all its history.
12/29/2017 14:10 EST
The Yemeni people are strong, but even the strongest among us can sometimes use the outstretched hand of a stranger.
12/21/2017 11:24 EST
Protecting boys and girls from becoming actors of war is not a discretionary choice, but a legal obligation.
12/19/2017 09:41 EST
We are lacking in all aspects of youth wellness, including everything from physical health and nutrition, to spiritual health and level of happiness.
12/06/2017 09:17 EST
We have to make sure that no child is left out of a football match because he or she can't run.
11/30/2017 14:15 EST
Many people walk along the dusty red road between the Protection of Civilian (PoC) Site (population 115,000) and Bentiu town
11/08/2017 13:52 EST
When I was last here in 2014, I didn't think things could get any worse. Today I think I was wrong.
10/30/2017 11:10 EDT
Their future is at stake and we will all be held accountable.
10/20/2017 17:41 EDT
From curdling milk to shark bites and rotten pickles, menstruating women are a menace to society — if you believe the myths.
10/13/2017 12:42 EDT
Two in three children in sub-Saharan Africa are at risk of not reaching their developmental potential.
09/29/2017 14:26 EDT
Canada is falling behind on several critical indicators of child well-being.
09/20/2017 11:47 EDT
With another school year upon us, why not take this time to reflect on the well-being of Canadian children and youth?
08/29/2017 14:51 EDT
Through good nutrition children are getting a better start in life, with lasting results.
08/22/2017 16:38 EDT
Thousands of children are unaccompanied and defenceless, and some are deeply disturbed by the violence they have witnessed.
08/10/2017 10:58 EDT
"I was a little girl when I came from Syria, I was 11 years old and just thinking about toys; now I have grown up."
08/03/2017 17:14 EDT
For Hussain, getting an education is nothing more than a past dream
07/27/2017 11:02 EDT
If left untreated, childhood mental-health disorders impose a significant cost to the society.
07/19/2017 08:34 EDT
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