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Transparency and Accountability

UNICEF Hosted Funds

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As Funds Custodian and Administrator (“FCA”) of the UNICEF Hosted Funds, including the End Violence Against Children Fund (EVAC) and the Education Cannot Wait Fund (ECW) ,hereafter referred to as the “Funds” ,UNICEF has established a Funds Support Office (FSO), whose primary responsibilities are to ensure fiduciary oversight of the activities of the Funds and to guarantee that UNICEF carries out the functions described in the standard contribution agreements signed by the UNICEF Comptroller and donors.

The FSO's support to the Funds is organized under three main pillars:

  • Financial management and accounting for the Funds including the timely disbursement of funds of funds in accordance with steering committee approvals
  • Effective management of the Funds resources including transparent and timely reporting
  • Financial risk management for the Funds including organization of financial management advisors and fraud management

An updated list of all contributions to the UNICEF Hosted Funds can be found below:

• EVAC Contributions
download in English

• ECW Contributions
download in English


Disbursements to grantees from the Trust Fund Accounts can be found on the UNICEF Transparency Portal.

The Standard Contribution Agreements (SCA) can be found here.

Allegations of misuse of funds in the Account or of fraud within the Secretariats should be reported to integrity1@unicef.org. Allegations of fraud and misuse of grant funds should be reported directly to either the EVAC or ECW Fund.



Contact us

Attn: Funds Support Office
633 Third Avenue
Room 25-36

New York, NY 10017
United States of America

Tel: +1 212 824 6956
Fax: +1 212 887 7465
Website:  https://www.unicef.org/hosted-funds/

Email: dfam-fso@unicef.org



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