Page Stories The latest stories, features and news on UNICEF’s work to deliver essential products for children. UNICEF/UN039223/Popov Latest stories and features Article COVID-19 response From outbreak to global pandemic Read the story Article Services In 2019, the UNICEF procurement of services reached a value of $1.192 billion. Read the story Article Innovation at the heart of humanitarian response To develop the new High Performance Tent, UNICEF embarked on a co-creation approach to create the very best product that UNICEF and industry can offer. Read the story Article Scaling up construction in Yemen A large construction portfolio is helping to rebuild social infrastructure in Yemen, the largest humanitarian crisis in the world. Read the story Article Major commodity groups UNICEF procured $2.634 billion worth of goods in 2019. The eight highest value commodity groups and most common items procured within each are listed. Read the story Article Improving nutrition supply chains for children The Supply Chain Maturity Scorecard is a simple tool that can help countries identify gaps and target investments to strengthen supply chains. Read the story Article Scaling up supply response for global health emergencies This retrospective highlights the UNICEF supply response to the major disease outbreaks since 2014 Read the story Article Supply partnerships UNICEF is committed to accelerating the rights of children through supply and logistics, which can only be achieved in collaboration with partners. Read the story Load more items Featured videos UNICEF In 2019, UNICEF reached a record $3.826 billion annual procurement of goods and services for children and delivered supplies and services to 150 countries and areas. UNICEF From natural disasters to disease outbreaks, UNICEF supports countries with the supplies they need to respond to emergencies.