Why Are David Beckham and Diego Maradona in Dubai?

Why Are David Beckham and Diego Maradona in Dubai?

By Reem Tolba

  Last weekend, David Beckham (AKA football legend and fine specimen of a human being) flew in for an event at City Walk in Dubai. Naturally, his existence got us curious as to why he is here.   Ever since 2005, Beckham has been a Goodwill Ambassador for the UNICEF. After wearing our Detective Conan […]

VIDEO: Ahmed Helmy’s Campaign with UNICEF Explains Why Early Moments Matter

VIDEO: Ahmed Helmy’s Campaign with UNICEF Explains Why Early Moments Matter

Ahmed Helmy, AKA Egypt’s number one actor, is also UNICEF Egypt’s Ambassador. Cooperating together, Helmy, UNICEF Egypt, and the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood, created a hilarious yet extremely vital awareness campaign.     The aim of the campaign is to raise awareness on the importance of one of the globally recommended key practices […]

8-Year-Old Egyptian Girl Wins IKEA’s Global Soft Toy Competition

8-Year-Old Egyptian Girl Wins IKEA’s Global Soft Toy Competition

  For the past two years, Ikea has been coming up with a campaign we have grown to love so deeply. Their “Good Cause Campaign” gives children from around the world the opportunity to design their own soft toy and in return, the top 10 winners will have their drawings come to life and be sold […]

10 Arab Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were UN Goodwill Ambassadors

10 Arab Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were UN Goodwill Ambassadors

We know celebrities for the movies they’ve played or the songs they’ve sung that have stuck in our heads for God knows how long. But what do we know of the role these celebrities play in the society or even in the region? These iconic figures have taken it upon themselves to help fight some […]

‘Open Your Eyes to the Crisis in Syria’

‘Open Your Eyes to the Crisis in Syria’

In the midst of the Syrian civil war’s third winter, UNICEF UK has released a celebrity-filled video featuring the likes of actor Ewan McGregor and singer Emma Bunton urging viewers not to turn a blind eye to the humanitarian crisis in Syria. According to UNICEF, close to six million Syrian children are in need of […]