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 UNICEF In Action 

WATCH: One story. Two refugees. 70 years apart

It’s happening again. Hear the remarkable similarities between the stories of Harry, a child refugee of WWII and Ahmed, a child refugee from Syria. Both consider themselves lucky to have been offered sanctuary outside the countries of their birth. Refugees need us. Refugees who are children are especially vulnerable.

Humanitarian Action for Children 2017

UNICEF has launched its largest ever emergency assistance appeal. We estimate $3.3 billion will be needed to carry out essential humanitarian work on behalf of children in the greatest areas of need in 2017. See our assessment of countries in crisis here.

Photo essay: For every child, hope

For over 70 years, UNICEF has been the defender of children around the world, regardless of gender, religion, race or economic background. When the world’s most vulnerable need a champion…

70 Years of UNICEF – 1946-2016

UNICEF is 70 years in operation, but we are not celebrating. We work in 190 countries, advocating on behalf of children here in Ireland, supporting child rights in countries where…