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Programmes and funds of UN

UN Children's Fund (UNICEF)

  • UNICEF became a permanent part of the United Nations system in 1953, when its name was shortened to the United Nations Children's Fund. However UNICEF retained its original acronym. 
  • It is headquartered in New York (USA). 
  • It aims to provide a better quality of life to children and mothers in developing countries through improved health services, nutrition, sanitation, water availability and education. 
  • UNICEF brings annual report titled "The State of the World's Children Report". 
  • UNICEF received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1965 "for the promotion of brotherhood among nations". 
  • UNICEF was established on 11 December 1946 by the United Nations to meet the emergency needs of children in post-war Europe and China. 
  • Its full name was the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund. 
  • In 1950, its mandate was broadened to address the long-term needs of children and women in developing countries everywhere. 
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