-Child survival and development
-basic education and gender equality
-HIV/AIDS and children
-policy advocacy and partnerships.
Mission Statement: "Unicef is mandated by the United Nations General Assembly to advocate for the protection of children's rights, to help meet their basic needs and to expand their opportunities to reach their full potential.
How they work
-Statistics and monitoring
-supplies and logistics
-emergency and humanitarian actions
-evaluation and good practices
-adolescents and youth
-communication and development
-human rights-based approach to programming
-social and economic policy
-Innovations, lessons learned and good practices