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Meet Canadians who are helping to build a better world

Posted by: UNICEF Canada February 5, 2018

From February 4-10, Canada celebrates International Development Week. It’s our chance to recognize Canadians who are helping to make the world a better place. UNICEF has hundreds of Canadians working to protect and promote the rights of vulnerable children. Meet just a few of them! Read more »

Mental health top concern for Canada’s youth

Posted by: UNICEF Canada January 30, 2018

On a day when the country will be uniting in support of Canadians suffering from mental health challenges, it is important to acknowledge that Canada’s youth are not immune to the problem. Read more »

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Dear Parents: This is why we’re always online

Posted by: Guest Author December 11, 2017

I am here to tell you about a generation that lives on this wonderful thing that we like to call “The Internet”. Read more »

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An Open Letter to Canada from Your Youth

Posted by: Guest Author November 20, 2017

Dear Canada, we’re the future, correct? Well then, and perhaps this may come as a surprise to you, but your future’s well-being is far from what it needs to be. Canada, are you surprised? So are we. We’re surprised when we hear of another 17-year-old who has committed suicide because of the lack of funding for mental health services. Read more »

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Youth are what they eat (or don’t eat) at school

Posted by: Guest Author August 22, 2017

This is the first in a series of youth guest blogs providing a diversity of perspectives from Canada’s young people in support of UNICEF Canada’s One Youth movement. Read more »

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Measuring child well-being in disruptive times

Posted by: Lisa Wolff July 11, 2017

We live in disruptive times. The conditions in which children are growing up are changing quickly, evolving into futures that are difficult to imagine. What does this mean for how we measure their well-being? Ultimately, the discussions revolve around three fundamental questions in the data chain. Read more »

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My cat makes me happy: What Canada’s youth told us about their well-being

Posted by: UNICEF Canada August 8, 2017

A new UNICEF Canada report released today highlights what Canada’s youth consider critical to their well-being. Among the insights, holistic health and a sense of belonging top the list. Read more »

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My Life as a UNICEF Canada Co-op Student

Posted by: UNICEF Canada July 12, 2017

Just as I would describe my co-operative learning experience - I’m going to keep this blog post short and sweet. I’ll try my hardest not to come across as cheesy, but no guarantees because in my honest opinion, I couldn’t have asked for a better co-op placement than UNICEF Canada. Read more »

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Seven Canadians making a difference in UNICEF's famine response

Posted by: UNICEF Canada June 29, 2017

Meet seven Canadians working to provide urgent humanitarian relief to children at risk of famine. Read more »

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Teens Talk, but is Canada Listening?

Posted by: UNICEF Canada June 28, 2017

I wasn’t sure where to start this blog post, whether it be with a personal story of my own suicide attempts or if I should jump into the threatening statistics of teen suicide and how unrighteously they are disregarded. Read more »

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