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Live webcast of New York Activate Talk today at 1:30pm EST

Live webcast of New York Activate Talk today at 1:30pm EST

Innovative Approaches to Advocate for Child Rights New York City, United Nations Headquarters | June 10, 2014 Watch this talk live here. UNICEF will convene an Activate Talk at United Nations Headquarters, as a side-event to “Contributions of Human Rights and the Rule of Law in the post-2015 Development Agenda” […]

What I learned on my first scoping mission

What I learned on my first scoping mission

I work in the Eastern and Southern African Regional Office on innovations, and a couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to accompany Chris Fabian, Co-Lead of the Innovations Unit, to Zambia on my first scoping mission. While my first foray into the field wasn’t a standard mission due […]

Local coverage on the new UNICEF Innovation Lab in Zambia

The Zambian press has noticed the birth of our newest Innovation Lab. The Post Zambia: UNICEF has selected its country office in Zambia as its latest Innovation Laboratory, the 15th to be opened by the United Nations worldwide. “We are now one of 15 UNICEF country offices in the world […]

Job with UNICEF Innovation: Research Intern, Copenhagen

Are you a passionate market researcher or analyst interested in engineering and technology products? The Innovation Unit at the UNICEF Supply Division in Copenhagen is seeking for an Innovation Research Intern for a six month period starting in April 2014. The main purpose of the position is to support the development […]

UNICEF es reconocida entre las 10 organizaciones más innovadoras del mundo

UNICEF es reconocida entre las 10 organizaciones más innovadoras del mundo

La Segunda online: La prestigiosa revista mundial de negocios, Fast Company, escogió a UNICEF como una de las 10 organizaciones más innovadoras del mundo. La publicación destacó las tecnologías “RapidSMS” y “RapidFTR“, por “la entrega de soluciones rápidas para problemas locales”. En su edición anual “Las 10 empresas más innovadoras […]

UNICEF named by Fast Company as one of the World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in local in 2014

UNICEF named by Fast Company as one of the World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in local in 2014

A big congratulations to all of our teams in Country Offices and Innovations Labs for making UNICEF one of FastCompany’s “50 Most Innovative Companies” in the world. Go team UNICEF Innovation! For delivering rapid solutions for local problems. Since launching RapidSMS, its text-based data-collection program, in Nigeria, in 2011, UNICEF has […]