The recent typhoon that devastated the Philippines has prompted millions of people to donate to the relief effort.
The United Nations estimates that 11.3 million people have been affected by Typhoon Haiyan, with nearly 4 million of them displaced.
The organisation has launched a $301 million (pound;187 million) emergency appeal. This will follow its consolidated appeal process, which helps to coordinate agencies' efforts.
In addition to providing for survivors' immediate needs in terms of water, food, medicine and shelter, money is also going towards education.
Within five days of the typhoon, Unicef had donated 1,860 tarpaulins and 72 larger tents for use as schools. A spokesperson for the children's charity said: "Unicef is seeking funding to establish safe learning spaces so that children can get back to learning and parents can be reassured that their children are safe during the day.
"Unicef will help set up psychosocial recovery programmes, including training thousands of teachers and day-care workers in how to use play and artwork to help children overcome the trauma they have experienced."
Aid agencies have warned that it can take a long time to restore children's education. A report from Save the Children called In the Face of Disaster reveals that almost a third of the 2,500 children the charity talked to about the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami were still living in temporary accommodation two years later. Their education had also not returned to pre-tsunami levels.
UNITED NATIONS POST-TYPHOON HAIYAN ACTION PLAN
Source: United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. bit.lyUNappeal
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