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Internet of Good Things helps build the foundation for early learning in Eastern and Southern Africa

Written by: Guillaume Michels UNICEF’s Eastern and Southern Africa (ESAR) Communication and Early Education sections teamed up with UNICEF Office of Innovation’s Global Innovation Centre team to build and promote Early Education information, activities and Care Practices for Child Development with the Internet of Good Things (IoGT) mobile service. Children’s […]

Meet our 2017 Summer Fellows

Meet our 2017 Summer Fellows

Summer at UNICEF’s Office Innovation is always exciting. We get to welcome talented fellows who lend their expertise to support us on current and future projects. Over the past three months, they’ve enriched our team’s work and culture through sharing their fresh perspectives, unique personalities, and creative ideas. Instead of […]

Venturing, Value Creation & the UNICEF Innovation Fund

Venturing, Value Creation & the UNICEF Innovation Fund

By Brian Meagher, Ajay Melwani, Declan McKeogh, Haitham Afifi and John Santiago-Miller. Could the UNICEF Innovation Fund create value and transform the way UNICEF as an organization delivers its mission in the long term? That was the question five Alliance Manchester Business School students wanted to explore as part of […]

Job Opportunity: Senior Design, Office of Innovation

Job Opportunity: Senior Design, Office of Innovation

Role: Senior Design, Office of Innovation Job Number: 507719 | Vacancy Link Work Type: Consultancy Duration: 11.5 months Duty Station: New York Headquarters Level: Individual contract (equivalent to P3) BACKGROUND UNICEF has been innovating for children for 70 years. Innovations support the organization’s 135+ country offices in finding solutions for the world’s […]

UNICEF Innovation Team Spotlight: Elliot McBride

UNICEF Innovation Team Spotlight: Elliot McBride

Tell us a bit about your background. I grew up in a small town in Australia, we had a farm with some pretty hilarious goats. Goats are great, more personality than a sheep, more intelligence than a cow. I studied a Bachelors degree in Science and a Masters in strategic […]