UNICEF is fully committed to working with the Government of India to ensure that each child born in this country gets the best start in life, thrives and develops to his or her full potential.

open defecation

Team Swachh Bharat

Team Swachh Bharat is a nationwide initiative to encourage toilet use and make India hygienic

End Violence


ENDviolence #ItStartsWithMe campaign aims at raising awareness about different forms of violence, including physical, emotional, sexual and child marriage. Join hands and take a step to #ENDviolence against children. I can #ENDviolence because #ItStartsWithMe



Close to 594 million which is 48 percent of population in India practices open defecation. That's half the population dumping over 65 million kilos of poo out there every day. If this poo continues to be let loose on us, there will be no escaping the stench of life threatening in

Baap Wali Baat

The Baap Wali Baat is a part of the #ItStartsWithMe campaign by UNICEF India and has been created to empower people to educate their daughters. It is time to #ENDviolence against children, including child marriage. The objective is to challenge people’s thinking about issues like violence against girls, prote

Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra inspires teena

Bollywood Actress, International Recording Artist and UNICEF India Ambassador Priyanka Chopra met with young women in Chandrapur, India, to mark International Youth Day[1] and to witness how their lives are being transformed through the Building Young Futures

Giving Children A New Start To Their Lives

Giving Children A New Start To

In this quiet village of Bhuja in southern Rajasthan, 14 year old Payal and her younger brother managed to stay back in school despite several pressures to get engaged in child labour following their father’s untimely death. The children suddenly learnt they had to earn wages to manage the


UNICEF Ambassador Shakira stri

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Shakira met with a group of adolescent girls from Udaipur in Rajasthan. For Shakira, it was inspiring to hear the girls’ stories. “It is very special to spend time with these girls, internalize their challenges, their efforts to get an education and to make a bet


Strengthening Rehabilitation &

Juvenile Justice is a key area of social policy, dealing with a growing number of children and youth who have been marginalized and displaced by rapid socioeconomic changes. The framers of the Constitution of India placed a duty on the State t

child safety, online safety

Child Online Safety in India

Child Online Protection is a global challenge which needs to be undertaken urgently. Today’s children have wide access to internet via mobile phones, laptops, tabets, desk tops, and other devices. They are fascinated by such devices


Scaling Up Vitamin a Supplemen

Background and objective Preventive vitamin A supplementation (VAS) is an essential, evidence-based child survival intervention. Since 2006, the national and state governments of India supported by their development partners have made combined




Rani is 8 years old, from Godatu Village #Jharkhand. Caroline den Dulk, Chief of Communication..

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UNICEF strongly believes in the power of partners and collaborative efforts and has rich history of working with them.


UNICEF works with Goodwill Ambassadors to increase public awareness of the right

Faith-based Organisations

Faith-based Organisation

UNICEF works with religious communities of all faiths on issues aff

Institutions and Organisations


UNICEF works global institutions and development partners to collectively adv