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Friday, December 11, 2009

UNICEF established
JURIST Staff at 12:01 AM ET

On December 11, 1946, the United Nations General Assembly established the UN International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) to aid child victims of World War II. UNICEF became a permanent UN agency in 1953.



Learn more about the mission of UNICEF and read the UN Convention on the Rights of a Child.
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