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United Nations Children's Fund

Commonly called UNICEF (formerly United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund). An organization within the United Nations that provides humanitarian and other aid to women and children, especially in the developing world. It provides food, shelter, medicine and other necessary supplies. It is financed by governments and individuals globally. It was established in 1946.
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UNICEF is concerned over the increase in violence against civilians in East Ghouta.
The director of the international cooperation department at Sudan's foreign ministry Sirag al-Din Hamid , for his part, asked for UNICEF help to lift the unilateral economic sanctions imposed on Sudan in order to allow the implementation of programs pertaining to children and education.
During the floods in the Balkans in 2014, the tennis player made donations to UNICEF to help with the emergency aid efforts.
Carolyn McCall, easyJet's Chief Executive added: 'We're so grateful for Ade Adepitan's support with our Change for Good summer collection for UNICEF.
UNICEF has also loaded two cargo flights for urgent airlift from Dubai and Copenhagen to Kathmandu.
UNICEF Cyprus employs mostly seasonal staff during the peak Christmas period, headed by the Executive Director Maria Panayiotou but it is supported by many volunteers.
The UNICEF UK Children's Emergency Fund allows us to be there for children caught in emergencies.
The CFT framework provides guidance and assistance to UNICEF country offices to incorporate innovation technologies into education projects," the UNICEF's presentation for the CTF said.
UNICEF Iran Office completely rejects such fake claims of cooperation and declares it has no such association with the aforementioned individual.
Parliament Speaker Asilbek Jeenbekov today met with UNICEF Regional Director for Central and Eastern Europe and CIS Marie-Pierre Poirier to discuss prospective cooperation as part of UNICEF-supported projects on child and maternal care.
Islamabad, Sep 1 ( ANI ): Clerics in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and adjoining tribal areas have refused to continue supporting the immunisation campaigns sponsored by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in their respective areas, over claims that a UNICEF official has discredited them.