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South 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.

Health workers are stopping at nothing to ensure immunizations for every child.

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In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, UNICEF is scaling up delivery of health and hygiene supplies benefitting more than 583,000 people in Brazil.

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Even without internet access or cell phones, students in remote areas of Ecuador are still learning during COVID-19-related school closures.

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A pandemic through a girl's eyes: 16 adolescent girls from nine countries film their lives under lockdown.

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Backed by the findings of a new report, UNICEF issues an urgent call for Universal Child Benefits — cash benefits paid to all families with children — to counter the pandemic's economic fallout.

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Every child is unique. The way they are coping with the impacts of coronavirus is no different.

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The COVID-19 pandemic has brought uncertainty to families across the globe. Migrants can be especially vulnerable.

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June 12 is the World Day Against Child Labour. Today, and every day, we stand for every child’s right to a childhood – working to protect children from harm, including dangerous and often illegal work. Empower yourself with knowledge and join the fight.

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UNICEF is working with partners to deliver vital supplies to help protect children and families around the world.

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UNICEF has always stood by children through crisis and disease.

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