Ventures

UNICEF holds Innovation Conference in Scotland

UNICEF holds Innovation Conference in Scotland

Press Release Scottish entrepreneurs and technology experts join together with UNICEF to discuss how they can help the world’s most marginalised children UNICEF, the world’s leading children’s organisation, with support from Entrepreneurial Scotland and Informatic Ventures, today hosted ‘Innovation for Every Child: Scotland Reimagines the Future’ at the Informatics Ventures […]

Drone at Sunset

A- FOR CHRIS & ERICA’S 2015 PREDICTIONS

2015 was  the third consecutive year Innovation Unit Co-leads Erica Kochi and Chris Fabian published their predictions for the 8 trends to watch in innovation and development. A fairly new addition to the team, I was asked to independently evaluate in retrospect how accurate their anticipations turned out to be. […]

UNICEF to invest in technology startups to help children

UNICEF to invest in technology startups to help children

The original article was published on 1 February 2016 on International Business Times. Written by Sarmistha Acharya. To read the complete article click here. The United Nations Children’s Fund plans to invest in startups in a bid to create solutions that would improve the lives of vulnerable children across the globe. […]

15 youth from vulnerable communities experience their very first TEDx event, thanks to partnership between UNICEF Malaysia & TEDxYouth@KL

15 youth from vulnerable communities experience their very first TEDx event, thanks to partnership between UNICEF Malaysia & TEDxYouth@KL

By Sasha Surandran UNICEF Malaysia was one of the supporting partners at this year’s TEDxYouth@KL (www.tedxyouthkl.com), that was held in the greater suburbs of Kuala Lumpur on 12 December 2015. The partnership was established to better enhance the country office’s work with adolescents and youth, especially focused on marginalized communities. As […]