Highlights from UNICEF at the UN General Assembly

Updates from our team and Executive Director.

Ms Rana Flowers, Representative, UNICEF Viet Nam visits 6 months old baby girl, Trinh Le Mai Anh, the baby of new decade born in 1st Jan 2020, Gia Lai
UNICEF Viet Nam\Truong Viet Hung
24 September 2020

The 75th United Nations General Assembly takes place from 15–30 September 2020.

Check back to follow UNICEF as we put a spotlight on child rights, COVID-19, education and distance learning, gender, young people, climate change, humanitarian action and the Sustainable Development Goals.

Reimagine: A better world for every child

Greta and eight young activists reveal how the climate crisis is shaping their lives

Nine young activists explain how climate change is affecting their lives and who inspires their efforts to make our planet a better place. Greta Thunberg (Sweden) is joined by Alexandria Villasenor (USA), Catarina Lorenzo (Brazil), Carlos Manuel (Palau), Timoci Naulusala (Fiji), Iris Duquesn (France), Raina Ivanova (Germany), Raslene Jbali (Tunisia) and Ridhima Pandey (India).

BTS return to the United Nations

UNICEF supporters and global superstars BTS appeared at the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly with a heartfelt message to young people struggling to cope during the COVID-19 pandemic.