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UNICEF is one of the world's largest children's charities, working to protect and improve the lives of vulnerable children in over 190 countries. In Australia, we amplify children’s voices, defend their rights, and help them fulfill their potential, from early childhood through adolescence.
Voice to Parliament
UNICEF Australia supports the constitutional recognition of a Voice to Parliament for First Nations peoples as aspired to in the Uluru Statement from the Heart.
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20 September 2023
This is what climate change looks like around the world
Over one billion children around the world are at extremely high risk of the impacts of climate change. That is nearly half of the world's children. And it is happening today.
13 September 2023
2023 Libya Flood Crisis | What you need to know
From the recent earthquake in Morocco to the unfolding tragedy in Libya, UNICEF is always there to help children and families recover from crises.
9 September 2023
What you need to know about the 2023 Marrakesh–Safi Earthquake in Morocco
As stories of heartbreak and survival emerge from the devastating earthquake in Morocco, thousands of children and families remain at risk. Before, during and after an emergency UNICEF is always there.
27 August 2023
Meet Tony, a dad from Vanuatu who did all he could when his newborn twins were in crisis.
18 May 2022
This is what it takes to be a humanitarian worker
Humanitarian workers are at the heart of everything we achieve for children. See the lengths UNICEF staff go to for children
14 August 2023
Three innovative ways UNICEF is taking climate action
Three innovative ways you are ensuring children inherit a greener planet where they can reach their full potential
13 August 2023
Two years on, the crisis continues for children in Afghanistan
It has been two years since the Taliban seized power, yet Afghanistan - already marked by decades of insecurity and natural disasters - is still in crisis.
3 August 2023
Kangaroo Care: nurturing parents, protecting babies, changing lives
Every parent, no matter where they are, wants their child to have a healthy start in life. Find out how a simple, cost-effective and high-impact intervention is saving newborn lives in Vanuatu
6 August 2023
Burundi: the country where young people are leading climate action
From rocket stoves to sustainable agriculture, young people are shaping futures for the next generation
4 August 2023
In photos: six months of rebuilding lives in Türkiye and Syria
It has been six months since the deadly earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria devastated children and families. See their journey from heartbreak to hope thanks to the ongoing support of people like you.
4 August 2023
Aussie artist Ken Done has spent the past 35 years as a UNICEF Ambassador
Ken Done is the kind of guy that can put a smile on anyone’s face. He’s warm, funny and a world-renowned artist, hailing from Sydney’s North Shore.
1 August 2023
Why breastfeeding mums deserve our support
Breastfeeding is free, it doesn’t discriminate, it’s safe, it’s supported and backed by a global legal framework. Here’s why women should be supported to breastfeed, and how UNICEF is rising to the global challenge of helping women combine work and child-rearing.
23 July 2023
How birth certificates can unlock education for Aussie kids
Registering a birth is more important than ever.
23 July 2023
100 days of healing for the children of Sudan
As the conflict in Sudan con, UNICEF is working tirelesslessly to protect the children caught in the middle of the devastating crisis.