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North America is one of the geographical regions where UNICEF is currently running programs for children in need. On this page, you will find more information on UNICEF’s work.

Following the passing of longtime volunteer Jean Julian in December 2020, UNICEF Canada wanted to share some memories from her fellow volunteers of her spirit and tireless dedication to UNICEF’s work.


2020 has been a challenging year for almost everyone. However, in spite of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, UNICEF continued to make strides in protecting every child’s right to a childhood.


Gift giving around the holidays can be challenging but UNICEF Canada is here to help ease your stress with our curated list of gifts, with something for everyone.


Every November 20 we recognize National Child Day in Canada. Read on to learn more about National Child Day and how you can get involved in recognizing and celebrating children’s rights everywhere.


Jayanti, a university student, shares her experiences with returning to school virtually during COVID-19.

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These are challenging times. Children’s lives all around the world have been turned upside down. All children are affected by COVID-19, no matter where they’re from, but the most vulnerable children are facing some of the toughest challenges. We must support each other. COVID-19 binds us together. Solidarity binds us together.


So you want to take part in UNICEF Canada’s Halloween Walk-a-thon but don’t know where to start? The members of GFORCE put their heads together and came up with 5 top tips to help you out.


An FAQ on how to nourish your child, based on the current expert guidance.


How parents can help their children navigate their feelings and protect their mental health during school reopenings.


Young people are speaking out on the issues that matter most to them and finding innovative ways to create meaningful change.