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Binary Code: Can Technological Innovations Improve Children’s Lives?

Originally published in Newsweek by LUCY WESTCOTT on November 20, 2014 Twenty-five years ago, iPods, Wi-Fi and the Google search engine didn’t exist. These inventions have changed people’s lives. Has technology been able to do the same for the world’s children? Thursday marks the 25 years since the United Nations ratified the […]

Can innovation help stop children dying from pneumonia?

Can innovation help stop children dying from pneumonia?

Originally published in blogs.unicef.org on 12 November, 2014 by KRISTOFFER GANDRUP-MARINO, Chief of Innovation at UNICEF’s Supply Division . Pneumonia is the world’s number one cause of preventable death among children under five years old. Every year, pneumonia kills nearly one million children – more than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined. What […]