Youth Engagement

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 […]

Interview with First 72 Hours Challenge Winners Part 2: Team Instanet

Interview with First 72 Hours Challenge Winners Part 2: Team Instanet

As the excitement builds, Mac (Glovinsky, Lead of Innovation in Humanitarian Action) pulled the Instanet team away from Midsummer celebrations in Sweden to share their thoughts about Instanet as a force for change, and their expectations for their upcoming visit to Chile. As always, their optimism and positive attitudes were impressive. Read […]

Animation: UReport gives a voice to Nigerian communities

Animation: UReport gives a voice to Nigerian communities

[wpvideo 8zTO428u] UNICEF Nigeria under the leadership of the Health Section working closely with the Communications for Development and with full support of the Senior Management started UReport in the country; with already ten thousand UReporters registered a little over a month since UReport Nigeria started, it is exciting to […]

Emergency Kit for Adolescents

As Indonesia is one of the most disaster prone countries in the world, it is critical to ensure that the community is well prepared for disasters, and that the response mechanisms are quick, effective and organized. To meet this objective, UNICEF Indonesia believes it is important to involve adolescents and […]

UReport providing counseling services on HIV and STIs

UReport providing counseling services on HIV and STIs

Every hour, about three Zambian youth aged 15-24 years old get infected with HIV. Young people are more vulnerable when they have limited comprehensive HIV prevention information, are not equipped with life skills and do not utilize HIV high impact prevention services such as condoms, male circumcision, HIV testing and […]