All children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential – to the benefit of a better world.
The world has changed, but children’s needs have not. See how UNICEF’s commitment to children remains as strong as ever despite the complexities of our world.Explore our mission
UNICEF’s 70th anniversary
Explore UNICEF’s 70 years in the field, through articles and historical timelines that give context to the work we do for every child, every day.See our history
The State of the World’s Children report
Around the world, millions of children are trapped in cycles of poverty and violence. Read our report on the State of the World’s Children, and see the challenges facing the world's poor and isolated children.Download the report
UNICEF annual report
Our annual report outlines our efforts to realize the rights of every child and break the cycle of poverty and inequity around the world. Read the full report to see what UNICEF is doing to protect children.Explore our annual report
Who we are
For 70 years, UNICEF has worked to improve the lives of children and their families.
Despite remarkable challenges around the world, UNICEF staffers fight for the rights of every child seeking safe shelter, nutrition, protection from disaster and conflicts, and equality.
UNICEF Executive Board
UNICEF’s Executive Board helps make certain that the best path is followed, as efficiently as possibleExplore the Executive Board
Explore some of the organizations and committees that UNICEF partners with on behalf of the world’s children.Meet our partners
Our UN mandate
UNICEF’s mandate is part of the larger mission of the United Nations. See how our organizations work together.How we work with the UN