What started unicef?
unicef was started when kids where hurt in world war 2
The story of UNICEF is, UNICEF was started by Helenka Pantaleoni, she was born on November 22,1900.UNICEF was made to provide food, clothing, and health care for those who need it.They also help people around the world, that are poor, and might have been hurt by the war going on in Africa.In the year of 1953,UNICEF had became a part of the UN SYSTEM.UNICEF is located at New York, New York, which is in the…
She started the U.S. Committee for UNICEF (not UNICEF itself) because she had been active in post-WW II relief programs, including women's organizations committed to improving the situation of children in the former war regions. While not intending to head the organization, she was invited to assume that role and served as president of the U.S. Committee for 25 years.
UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund) was created on 11th December 1946, to provide emergency food and healthcare to children in countries that had been devastated by World War 2. To achieve there goal. UNICEF goals are promoting healthy lives, providing quality education, protecting against abuse, exploitation (exploitation/corruption/use) and violence, and combating HIV/AIDS. UNICEF also vaccinates more than the world's children against childhood illness, malaria, AIDS and abuse.