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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.

Thomas Sorensen, Senior Manager in the Cold Chain Unit, UNICEF Supply Division, explains the work behind the scenes to roll-out the largest ultra-cold-chain deployment in history.

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Five ways UNICEF kept children safe in our most challenging year yet.

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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.

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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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