“I can testify to what UNICEF means to children because I was among those who received food and medical relief right after World War II.”

- Audrey Hepburn, UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador


UNICEF Goodwill Ambassadors are leaders in their respective professions from sports to the arts, from social media influencers to TV personalities.

Our Ambassadors play an important role in raising awareness of issues facing children all around the world, using their celebrity to advocate, fundraise and educate on behalf of UNICEF.

Globally, UNICEF has a proud network of supporters including David Beckham, Mia Farrow, Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom, Shakira & Serena Williams.

In Ireland, we are honoured to be represented by our outstanding National Ambassadors:

And Campaign Ambassador:

They are joined by two inspiring Youth Ambassadors, who have traveled the World advocating on behalf of children’s rights:

Our International Goodwill Ambassador family includes the following high profile figures:

To see the full list of International and Regional Ambassadors visit

For ambassador inquiries in Ireland, please contact

Main picture: Ambassador Joe Canning greets children who have been displaced by conflict in Syria ©Mark Condren/ 2017
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