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Across Canada, people are talking. They’re talking about children and youth. They’re talking about how we can make things better. And they’re talking about One Youth. Here’s the latest on what’s making the news.

Press Releases

UNICEF Canada and dozens of Canadian celebrities shine spotlight on challenges facing youth in Canada

A recent UNICEF report comparing the well-being of children in the richest countries around the world placed Canada an alarming 25th among the 41 countries measured. These rankings haven’t improved in more than a decade, which has UNICEF Canada partnering with top Canadian celebrities to do something about it.

Added: May 22, 2018

UNICEF Canada partners with Waterloo region to prioritize well-being of children and youth

UNICEF Canada, through its One Youth initiative, is pleased to partner with the Region of Waterloo, Cities of Kitchener, Cambridge, Waterloo and Townships of Wellesley, Woolwich, Wilmot and North Dumfries, on the Smart Cities Challenge application to Infrastructure Canada.

Added April 25, 2018

Another step towards a Canada where kids come first

UNICEF Canada was pleased to see the Government of Canada take another step in the right direction with today’s release of the federal budget. David Morley, UNICEF Canada President and CEO, had the following response.

Added: February 28, 2018

How others are using UNICEF’s data and analysis

Media Contacts

To coordinate English and French media interviews across Canada, please contact:

Marie-Hélène Bachand
Communications Specialist