Celebrating the United States holiday of Halloween – traditionally an occasion for supporters to collect money for the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) – the action hero Spiderman today made an appearance at UN Headquarters in New York.
A new pre-filled injection device will make it easier to immunize women against maternal and neonatal tetanus, an effort that could potentially save the lives of thousands of mothers and their newborn children, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said today.
Calling her “one of the most creative and forward thinkers in the music world,” UNICEF today announced the appointment of celebrated West African singer Angélique Kidjo as the agency’s newest Special Representative.
The Government of Canada has donated $5.5 million (Canadian) to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) for a major measles vaccination campaign in Angola, where a recent peace deal has led to the opening of regions not accessible to aid agencies for years.
The United Nations Children's Fund today officially introduced internationally renowned musician Femi Anikulapo-Kuti as its newest Special Representative, lauding his critical support in the global fight against HIV/AIDS.
In a major new study released today, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) reports that millions of babies go unregistered at birth, and as such they have no official identity, recognized name or nationality.
On the eve of the 2002 FIFA World Cup in Seoul, The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) today launched a series of television advertisements featuring renowned football stars calling for efforts to improve the lot of children across the globe.
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.