14 December 2021

Friends of UNICEF join the celebration of UNICEF 75th anniversary

This year, on December 11 th , UNICEF marks 75 years of tireless work dedicated to the most vulnerable children in Croatia and the world. In this long period, we’ve changed the reality for millions of children. That is why it brings us much joy to take a walk down the memory lane to remember many achievements done for children, young people, and…, We have prepared special, unique recognition awards for “Friends of UNICEF”!, These awards, unique plaques with their names, as a lasting memory for “Friends of UNICEF” were painted by children with disabilities and therapists gathered in the Day Care Center for Rehabilitation of Children and Young Adults “Mali dom – Zagreb”. Each plaque is unique, but they are all connected by the great effort and creativity of young…, UNICEF ambassadors, UNICEF National Ambassadors UNICEF ambassadors use their influence to improve the lives of children in Croatia and the world, for which we are infinitely grateful. Bojana Gregorić Vejzović has been tirelessly participating in the promotion of children's and young people's rights for 17 years and supports numerous UNICEF activities, always…, Junior Ambassadors for the Rights of Children and Young People to the EU, Mladi ambaadori As part of a joint project of UNICEF and the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, eleven young people aged 13 to 17 from different parts of Croatia were selected in early 2020 as Junior Ambassadors for the Rights of Children and Young People to the EU Dominik Budimir, Aleksej Leon Gajica, Gabrijela Ivanjko, Ema Korotaj, Karla…, Children and young people, members of the Advisory Board for Children's Participation and the Advisory Board for Children's Rights and Corporate Social Responsibility, Matija Dražetić The Advisory Board for Children's Participation of the UNICEF Office for Croatia brings together children, young people, and professionals with the aim of improving public policies and practices in the field of children's rights and children's participation. One of the goals of the Advisory Board is to create materials and tools…, Children, young people, families, public figures, companies, and long-time UNICEF supporters, The Kokotović family has been participating in UNICEF's campaigns to support children with disabilities for years. They actively advocate for equal opportunities for every child in Croatia. Through their experiences, they raise public awareness on the importance of professional support for children with disabilities from the very beginning, so…