Technical standards and requirements
Consult the international standards and regulatory frameworks that UNICEF applies to ensure the safety and quality of products for children.
Medical devices, IVD and protective equipment requirements
UNICEF’s technical requirements for medical devices, in vitro diagnostics (IVD) and personal protective equipment (PPE).
Technical resources for suppliers of nutrition products
Technical information and UNICEF specifications and requirements for products.
Questionnaires and requirements for pharmaceutical products
UNICEF's technical requirements for pharmaceutical and nutrition products and questionnaires to be filled by suppliers.
Vaccines, syringes and cold-chain equipment
All vaccines and biologicals procured by UNICEF should conform to both Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and World Health Organization (WHO) standards and requirements, available on WHO's Division of Vaccines and Biologicals. All syringes, safety disposal boxes and cold-chain equipment should conform to the relevant WHO specifications and test procedures. For more information, visit WHO Immunization standards.