By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/02/2013 - 11:00
Shakira is a devoted advocate for children! On October 24, 2003, she was appointed a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and expanded her advocacy on a global level. “Celebrating 10 years with @UNICEF. Feeling grateful for all I've learned and looking forward to doing more. Shak,” she tweeted. In honor of the Colombiana's 10 year anniversary, we've rounded up her 10 most inspirational moments with UNICEF:
By Celia Fernandez | 08/09/2013 - 11:09
A report released by UNICEF has found that half of Dominicans under the age of 18 live in poverty; despite the fact Dominican Republic has an economy that has been growing since 1996, according to the Associated Press.
UNICEF also found that those living in poverty don’t have proper housing, access to safe drinking water and are struggling to get enough food.
By Kamren Curiel | 01/22/2013 - 10:57
Good morning, chismosas! Ready for today's chisme? Of course you are.
-After throwing a virtual baby shower benefiting less privileged babies through UNICEF, Colombia superstar Shakira and her boo, FC Barcelona soccer player Gerard Piqué, are preparing to give birth to their baby in Spain today.
“This Tuesday our first son will be born,” Piqué posted on his Instagram according to the Associated Press.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 09/04/2009 - 11:24
The U.S. Fund for UNICEF announced the appointment of Disney sensation Selena Gomez as its newest ambassador, making her the youngest UNICEF ambassador in the United States. In her new role, Gomez will use her celebrity to promote UNICEF’s mission to help reduce the number of daily preventable deaths of children, from 25,000 to zero.