Author: unicefstories

UNICEF Encourages the Use of Educational Technology

“The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), a United Nations’ leading organisation that specialises in helping children, launched a new guide book named the Child Friendly Technology (CFT) framework. The CFT framework, introduced on 6 August, will be used to develop innovative solutions with a focus on education.” http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2013/08/07/unicef-encourages-the-use-of-educational-technology/

New RapidSMS Website launched

The RapidSMS community just launched a new RapidSMS.org website. This website offers many new features over the previous website, including: Individual/Organization user accounts – You can create an account for your organization or as an individual (via GitHub too!) User contributed projects – submit your project and list it among […]

DRadio Wissen podcast on UNICEF Innovation

German radio DRadio Wissen published a podcast on the new UNICEF Innovation unit highlighting the use of text messages in Developing Countries, to perform critical tasks relating to Nutrition, Newborn Health, and Health. Podcast in German http://www.dradiowissen.de/handy-sms-rettet-die-welt.36.de.html?dram:article_id=249080