Youth Engagement

App testing safe water wins at ChildApp Appathon | República

Original article: App testing safe water wins at ChildApp Appathon Published on República on July 1, 2014 KATHMANDU, July 1: ChildApp Appathon, a three-day boot camp to develop child friendly apps, concluded on June 29 with the group ‘Engineering ADDA’ winning first place. Milan Karki and Darpan Pudasaini of Nepal […]

Launch of Idea Studio attracts 1500+ young people to take part in shaping the future of Nepal

Launch of Idea Studio attracts 1500+ young people to take part in shaping the future of Nepal

The work on innovation is becoming indeed a movement. Few days back, adolescents and young people queued up for hours to secure a seat for the “I have an idea” event. The venue was able to accommodate more than 1500, while much more gathered outside. The event was incredibly successful. […]

Giving Kosovo’s youth a voice to be forces for change

UNICEF’s Innovation Lab in Kosovo empowers young people to become responsible citizens and community advocates. In Kosovo, young people from all walks of life are stepping into their communities, raising their voices, and becoming pillars of change. And since more than half of Kosovo’s population is under the age of […]

Expanding the force for change, Episode 2

Expanding the force for change, Episode 2

Last month, UNICEF staff visited Singularity University to learn about how new technologies could help their work reach more children – and expand their force for change! They also challenged the University’s students and resident entrepreneurs to find new ways to address the major challenges children face today. Here are the challenges they […]

WELCOME! BIENVENIDOS!

WELCOME! BIENVENIDOS!

Last week, the message from the Chile Country Office and Socialab staff was loud and clear: “We are so excited that AquaPallet and Instanet are arriving! We are ready to get to work and make their vision an even more concrete reality!” [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4jfa_k2nkek] The teams arrive in Chile for the […]