Author: unicefstories

Design for UNICEF: Innovations in Emergencies

We are very excited to announce that ITP, the US Fund for UNICEF, and the UNICEF Innovation Team will collaborate on a small set of grants for ITP students working on innovations in emergency response. We’re looking for student submissions that highlight the potential for innovative systems, technologies, or communications approaches to streamline or […]

Innovation in UNICEF: April 2013

Innovation in UNICEF: April 2013

At UNICEF Innovation, we develop and support solutions that are transformative – at scale – for the world’s most vulnerable children. Where we are today UNICEF Innovation is supporting new approaches to development problems in more than 20 countries today – the majority in sub-Saharan Africa. Country offices with self-identified […]

The New York Times profiles Mwana and mHealth

The New York Times profiles Mwana and mHealth

Tina Rosenberg of the The New York Times today wrote a piece on mHealth: The Benefits of Mobile Health, On Hold. The piece describes the ubiquity of the mobile phone, the promise it holds for health, yet the lack of evidence that still remains in this field. It profiles Mwana […]