More than 60 world leaders slated to attend upcoming special UN session on children

More than 60 heads of State or government are slated to attend a special session of the United Nations General Assembly in May to examine global progress for children and the key role that investment in youngsters can play in building international peace and security, the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) said today.

UNICEF collects old European currencies for benefit of world's children

With the euro now replacing currencies in 12 European countries, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has begun collecting the old bank notes and coins to benefit young people around the world.