World Crisis Database

  • Type: United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund
  • Location: United States
  • Address:

    125 Maiden Lane, New York, NY 10038

  • Phone: 1 (800) 367-5437
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Organization Summary

UNICEF was created by the United Nations General Assembly on December 11, 1946. The organization's original mission was to provide emergency food and healthcare to children in countries devastated by WWII. Today, UNICEF is a member of the United Nations Development Group. UNICEF provides long-term assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.