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All while helping kids who need it most.

For every child, a childhood

Across 190 countries and territories, UNICEF defends the rights of children and young people.

Current Causes

Donate to UNICEF's current appeals and causes. Your donation goes a long way.

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Help children all around the world survive and thrive, no matter where they are.

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Current causes

Learn more about our current appeals and priority projects.

Food

World Hunger Crisis

Don't let the future starve. Millions of children live with hunger every day and are forced to eat whatever they can find.

Monthly Donation

Paddington's Postcards

Teach your child about the world with monthly postcards from Paddington Bear - all while supporting children who need it most.

Emergency

Yemen Children's Crisis

Yemen is facing war, cholera, a food crisis and Covid-19 - all at the same time. Please donate now and help children survive.

Emergency

Beirut Explosion - Lebanon Emergency

A catastrophic explosion has devastated Beirut and now children urgently need your help. Please donate now.

Emergency

The Greatest Need

Whether facing disasters, conflict or disease – you’ll be giving the most vulnerable children around the world the chance to survive.

Emergency

Covid-19 Emergency

Help fight Covid-19. Donate now and give families urgently needed soap, clean water and medical supplies.

Emergency

Syrian Children’s Crisis

Syrian children's lives have been devastated by war - they need help now. Donate today to provide life-saving assistance.

Development

Pacific Project Champions

Transform the lives of children across the Pacific. Every dollar you donate will be matched up to 9 times its value by NZ Govt!

Immunisation

Vaccinate a child

Each year 1.5 million children die from easily preventable diseases. Donate now and provide urgently needed vaccines.

Featured Stories

Featured stories from New Zealand and around the world

Hunger Relief - Malnutrition
Hunger and malnutrition deprive children of essential nutrients, making them susceptible to severe versions of common sicknesses and diseases, and can lead to poor growth, development and stunting.
Hunger Relief - Waterlilies
Nine-month-old Baby Chiengjiuk lives in Bentiu camp for displaced people in South Sudan.
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Help children all around the world survive and thrive, no matter where they are. When you set up a regular donation, you become part of our long-term commitment to keeping the world’s most vulnerable children safe.

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Go beyond donating. Create your own fundraising campaigns supporting any appeal of your choice. Bring together the support of your network, family, friends, and colleagues.

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Countries/Territories where your donations help children

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Saving Lives, Building Futures

The UNICEF New Zealand 2018 Annual Report highlights the impact for children we were able to achieve thanks to our donors, partners and supporters.The report includes details on our programmes in the Pacific, support for international emergencies, domestic advocacy, how the donations have been spent and the financial statements from 2018.

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Today there are 250 million children around the world living in areas under conflict. https://t.co/r7MviYZvnG

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Many Kiwi families are struggling with job losses and loss of income. Our partners, @SalvationArmyNZ are delivering the #FoodForKiwiFamilies trolleys of food alongside budget advice and other support to help those in need.⁠ ⁠ Go to https://t.co/MeMYwTjf0O ⁠ https://t.co/NEcgdz91fb

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You can make sure every child has food in their tummy by making an urgent donation to #FoodForKiwiFamilies⁠ ⁠ Go to https://t.co/MeMYwTjf0O to help a vulnerable Kiwi family near you today.⁠ https://t.co/mhSA6TCCXP

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