Say Yes to Breastfeeding
Queen Elizabeth Hospital was accredited as the first baby-friendly hospital in Hong Kong by Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative Hong Kong Association supported by UNICEF HK.
Change for Good
Change for Good entered its 25th Anniversary in Hong Kong and has raised over HK$ 165 million, thanks to Cathay Pacific Airways’ long term support.
Make A Video
Internationally recognized, One Minutes Junior Awards 2015, was awarded to a participant of UNICEF HK Make A Video project.
Top Three Most Effective UNICEF Campaign
UNICEF HK ‘Right to Play’ campaign nominated as the top three most effective UNICEF campaign in the world.
Special Achievement Award
The Special Achievement Award 2012 was solely awarded to the Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF among 36 National Committees for its outstanding excellence in the areas of Corporate Governance.
Right to Play
UNICEF HK kicks off the working theme of the year – ‘Right to Play’ with UNICEF HK Ambassador Miss Sarah Lee Wai-sze.
UNICEF HK successfully applied the Government’s Announcement in the Public Interest for the first time, for the launch of ‘Reclaiming Childhood’ promotion video.
Soap for Good
The Global Handwashing Day – “Soap for Good” project was held in October. With the support of over 500 people, more than 2,000 recycled soap bars were made and given to residents living in Sham Shui Po and families in developing countries, promoting the message of “Clean hands, save lives”.
The ‘Believe in Zero – Cycling Safety Event’
The ‘Believe in Zero – Cycling Safety Event’, with UNICEF HK Ambassador Wong Kam-po delivering safety techniques to children, kicked-off the “Believe in Zero” Campaign.
Code of Practice on Donors’ Recruitment
In collaboration with 18 other charitable organisations, the Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF launched the first ‘Code of Practice on Face-to-Face Monthly Donors’ Recruitment’ in Hong Kong.
Believe In Zero, Make A Video
UNICEF HK held the first ‘Believe In Zero, Make a Video’ Competition.
Annual Financial Performance Award
The Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF won the first prize of the Annual Financial Performance Award of achieving the Largest Growth in per capita Income in 2010 among the Medium Committee Category.
Child Rights Advocacy Project
Child Rights Advocacy Project was launched to realise and promote child rights in Hong Kong.
Mr Leon Lai Joined the Council
The Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF welcomes our Goodwill Ambassador Mr Leon Lai to sit on the Council.
Highest Funds Records
UNICEF Charity Run hit the highest records of funds raised and number of participant.
‘Change for Good’ 20th Anniversary
‘Change for Good’ in-flight fundraising campaign accumulated over HK$100 million in donations in entering its 20th anniversary.
Voices of Youth
Hong Kong’s first children online radio station, ‘Voices of Youth’, was created.
Hong Kong’s First Interactive CRC Educational Kit
Hong Kong’s first interactive CRC educational kit suitable for all primary schools was launched.
Children’s Climate Forum
4 UNICEF Climate Ambassadors attended Children’s Climate Forum in Copenhagen on behalf of the Hong Kong Committee.
Study of Friendliness of Families
Hong Kong’s first study on friendliness of families was published with the University of Hong Kong.
The Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF had raised more than HK$146.32 million for Sichuan earthquake, representing around half of the total amount of funds raised globally.
The first UNICEF Charity Run themed around fighting against AIDS was launched.
UNICEF Youth & Information Centre
UNICEF Youth & Information Centre came into operation.
South-east Asia Tsunami Recovery
The Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF raised over HK$204.47 million for South-east Asia Tsunami Recovery.
First Children’s Council
Hong Kong’s first Children’s Council was co-organised as a platform for children’s views to be voiced.
Child Ambassadors’ Scheme
UNCRC – Child Ambassadors’ Scheme was co-organised with funding support of the Government.
UNICEF Young Envoys Club
UNICEF Young Envoys Club was established.
UNICEF Young Envoys Programme
UNICEF Young Envoys Programme started.
Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative
Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative Hong Kong Association was registered, the first NGO dedicated to protecting child and maternal health through promoting breastfeeding in Hong Kong.
First China Children Week
The first China Children Week kicked off and raised funds for the purchase of polio vaccines.
Change for Good
‘Change for Good’ in-flight fundraising campaign was launched with full support of Cathay Pacific Airways.
UNICEF HK was Founded
The Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF was founded.
Nobel Peace Prize
UNICEF was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
UNICEF was established
United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) was established.