What we do

In over five decades UNICEF has contributed towards many strides Nepal has taken

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Our programme focus has continuously changed over last 50 years to meet the changing needs of children, adolescents and women in Nepal. 

We work to reduce child and maternal mortalities through essential maternal and newborn care and ensure full immunization.

We work to ensure that all children in Nepal are well-nourished with healthy and balanced nutrition to survive and grow.

We work to ensure all children in Nepal have access to inclusive and equitable quality education.

We work to provide safe drinking water and eliminate open defecation.

We work to protect children from violence, exploitation, abuse and neglect.

We work to enhance community capacity and resilience.

We work to protect all girls and boys from poverty in all its dimensions and have an equitable chance in life.

We work day in day out to reach the hardest to reach, the furthest from help.

We work to promote behavioural and social change by engaging with key stakeholders at all levels.