Mission: The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) works in more than 190 countries and territories to save and improve children’s lives, providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. Potential connections between a school and UNICEF include:
- Celebrate international days of significance with your students using this colorful calendar and the activities that accompany it.
- Examine current humanitarian emergencies using this engaging and up-to-date resource.
- Children of the World Educational Kit – This kit from Canada helps preschool and primary school children to face challenges, to confront other realities and to deepen their understanding of themselves as young citizens who can help initiate change.
- Visit the United Nations
- Trick-or-Treat for Unicef