UNICEF is committed to doing all it can to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in partnership with governments, civil society, business, academia and the United Nations family – and especially children and young people.
We’re building a new UNICEF.org. As we swap out old for new, pages will be in transition. Thanks for your patience – please keep coming back to see the improvements.
Sharing knowledge. Transforming children’s lives.
Narrowing the Gaps: The power of investing in the poorest children
In 2010, UNICEF made a bold prediction: Investing in the health and survival of the most deprived children would be more cost-effective, even though the costs of reaching them are higher. Go to full publication
The State of the World’s Children 2016: A fair chance for every child
Inequity imperils millions of children and threatens the future of the world. This edition argues promoting equity is a practical and a strategic imperative, helping to break intergenerational cycles of disadvantage and thus reducing the inequalities that undermine all societies.