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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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In addition to her work as a UNICEF Ambassador, she is a supporter of various charities including the Ronald McDonald's House, Make A Wish Foundation, PETA, Autism Speaks, Human Rights Campaign, and No Kid Hungry.
A spokesperson for Travelers said they are pleased UNICEF has chosen this site.
IKEA "Soft Toys for Education" IKEA has supported UNICEF and Save the Children through its global Soft Toys for Education campaign since 2003, by helping provide quality education to vulnerable children.
He's delighted us with his empathy and compassion and his willingness to learn about the diversity of work UNICEF does and how he can make a difference," Dr Gillespie said.
c) This Arrangement is non-exclusive, and UNICEF will be entitled to procure the same or similar Services from other Contractors, as it sees fit.
agreed that if UNICEF is able convert their lease obligation to an ownership position "that would complement their needs.
These locations allow UNICEF and its partners to assist and protect children who have nowhere else to go, until their families are found or alternative arrangements are made.
In mid-August 2003, the International Organizations Research Group (IORG), an arm of the Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute (C-FAM), released a new study in New York entitled UNICEF, Women or Children First?
The Institute launched its attack on UNICEF in a document, The United Nations Children's Fund : Women or Children First?
Boakes said UNICEF will consider consolidating the operations in the New York area within 25 miles of UN headquarters.
Fund for UNICEF, said, "Vaccinations, vitamin supplements, family water kits and other supplies are urgently needed given the extremely fragile health status in Darfur.
We are honored to have Charlie Brown introduce a new generation of kids to the American tradition of Trick-or-Treating for UNICEF," said Zachary Eller, Senior Vice President of Marketing Partnerships at 20[sup.