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UNICEF

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UNICEF

United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund, now, United Nation's Children's Fund Global village A part of the United Nations system which has as its primary raison d'etre, helping children living in poverty in developing nations

UNICEF

Acronym for United Nations Children's Fund (formerly United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund). UNICEF is a UN agency responsible for the administration of programmes to improve child and maternal health as well as education.
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He described the visit of UNICEF deputy executive director to Sudan as important, saying that Khartoum attaches great hopes to the visit which reflects the level of cooperation between UNICEF and Sudan.
SOUNDBITE (English) Novak Djokovic, UNICEF Good Will Ambassador:
Our passengers have given so generously to date and we are sure that our campaign to help UNICEF vaccinate more children against polio will inspire them once again to donate to this really worthy cause.
UNICEF Philippines is accepting donations for the Nepal Earthquake response: Donation pick-ups within Metro Manila: call UNICEF hotlines (632)758-1000 / 758-1442.
Cyprus is among the fortunate countries to have its own National Goodwill Ambassador, Mr Athanasios Ktorides, who provides invaluable support and help to all the major UNICEF Cyprus fundraising activities as well as sponsoring major events, the proceeds of which are used to support children in Cyprus and abroad.
uk UNICEF will continue to deliver supplies to children affected, providing life-saving emergency food for malnourished children and setting up safe spaces for children to play, while their families are traced.
This is not the first attempt for UNICEF to incorporate technology in helping children.
UNICEF name and logo is an important asset, built over sixty years by the hard and difficult work of many people dedicated to children.
Prayer leaders and teachers in seminaries have been working with National Research and Development Foundation (NRDF) and UNICEF since November 2009 to reduce the number of the people refusing to get their children vaccinated against polio.
PNN On Monday, 28th May, UNICEF Special Representative in the occupied Palestinian territory, Ms.
The contractors had expressed concern in a statement regarding participation of Israeli companiesin UNICEF tenders to build desalination station in the Gaza Strip and called for a boycott of the tenders.
Jalal Yousif Al-Degair, has discussed with the Director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) for the Middle East and North Africa, Shahida Athfar, progress of the cooperation between Sudan and the fund in different domains and the situation of implementing projects through supported from UNICEF in the fields of Education, health, water and child protectionPresent at the meeting was the Country Director of UNICEFThe meeting between Dr.