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Sheraton Nha Trang hotel and UNICEF join to help children in...

NHA TRANG, Vietnam - For 16 years, UNICEF and Starwood Hotels and Resorts have been working together to raise funds for the world’s most vulnerable children - remarkably, almost US$8 million has bee

UNICEF: Children in over 25 countries caught in emergencies

NEW YORK and GENEVA - UNICEF appealed today for $1.28 billion to fund its 2012 humanitarian operations in more than 25 countries globally.

Tennis star Serena Williams to serve as UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) announced today that one of the all-time greats of women’s tennis, Serena Williams, will become the agency’s next international Goodwill Ambassador.

UNICEF provides safe drinking water to Djibouti

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has begun a 75-day operation to provide thousands of Djiboutians with safe drinking water as the country continues to suffer from the drought gripping muc

UNICEF: Survival of millions of children in Horn of Africa at...

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) today warned that two million children are malnourished as a result of the drought in the Horn of Africa, and half a million could soon die or suffer long

Liam Neeson named UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador

The Irish actor Liam Neeson, a long-time campaigner and advocate on behalf of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), today became a worldwide Goodwill Ambassador for the UN agency.

13-year-old activist carries Olympic torch to honor children of the world

Bilaal Rajan, the 13-year-old UNICEF Children’s Ambassador, youth activist, best-selling author and fundraiser, carried the Olympic flame through the streets of Toronto on Thursday.

UN steps up aid in wake of deadly cyclone in Madagascar

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has begun distributing blankets, sanitation kits and other emergency supplies to families in affected areas of northern Madagascar after Cyclone Ivan battered Madagascar last week, leaving at least 22 people dead and thousands either homeless or needing aid.