Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake on the situation in Gaza
Statement from UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake on the situation for children in Gaza.
The costs and benefits of guardianship for unaccompanied and separated migrant children
This new report from UNICEF UK and The Children's Society assesses the costs and financial benefits of establishing a legal guardianship service to protect and support unaccompanied and separated migrant children.
UNICEF welcomes UK Government's report on Child Rights Convention Optional Protocol
UNICEF UK welcomes a report released by the UK Government on an Optional Protocol to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
The indicative costs and efficiencies of guardianship
This briefing by UNICEF UK and The Children's Society looks at the cost implications for developing a system of legal guardianship within England and Wales.
Protecting children from trafficking through guardianship
Legal guardians could help protect separated migrant children in the UK, advocate for their rights and keep them safe from the dangers of trafficking.
The State of the World's Children 2013: Children with disabilities
Children with disabilities and their communities would both benefit if society focused on what those children can achieve, rather than what they cannot do, according to UNICEF’s annual State of the World’s Children’s report.
The Well-Being of Children: Short Version of the Report for Young People in the UK
On a scale of one to 10, how satisfied do you feel with your life? Has anybody asked you that question before? UNICEF’s latest Report Card looks at child well-being in the world’s richest countries, including the UK.
Climate change, food systems and children: a case for greater action
This briefing highlights the detrimental impact of climate change on the food system and the serious threat this poses for children and future generations, especially in low income countries.
Written evidence to the Children and Families Bill
UNICEF UK gives written evidence to the Children and Families Bill.
A post-2015 world fit for children: the role of business
For over a decade, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have been the benchmark by which development progress has been judged. A global conversation is underway about what should happen "post-2015". This provides governments, businesses and civil society with a unique opportunity to create meaningful and effective partnerships to support children’s rights. This briefing highlights the critical role that businesses play in creating a world fit for children.
The right ingredients: the need to invest in child nutrition
This 2013 UNICEF UK report on child nutrition highlights the vital role that mothers across the world can play in preventing child malnutrition
Submission to the consultation on better measurements of child poverty
Unicef UK recommends that the government continues to improve the child poverty measures but not radically change them.