Tag: Child Protection

New open source app helps protect children displaced by conflict

New open source app helps protect children displaced by conflict

A life–saving service for vulnerable children caught up in crises is now available to government, aid agencies and social service workers through an open source app developed by UNICEF and its partners. The app known as Primero, facilitates the secure collection, storage and sharing of data to improve child protection, […]

More than 67,000 U-Reporters are victims of bullying

Two-thirds of young people in more than 18 countries say they have been victims of bullying

PRESS RELEASE On International Youth Day, a new poll highlights prevalence of bullying and its devastating impact on young people NEW YORK, 12 August 2016: More than nine out of 10 young people believe bullying is a pervasive problem in their communities, and two-thirds say they have experienced bullying first hand […]

Request for proposal: Use of Information Technology in Case Management for Child Protection in Emergencies (Level 2)

Request for proposal: Use of Information Technology in Case Management for Child Protection in Emergencies (Level 2)

UNICEF Headquarters in New York is seeking an organization with strong and relevant experience to provide consultancy services to the Child Protection Section on  RFPS-USA-2015-502102: Use of Information Technology in Case Management for Child Protection in Emergencies.   If interested, your institution is invited to submit a proposal by10:00 AM EST, […]

Job Opportunity: Consultancy Assignment: Peacebuilding Competency Assessment Toolkit for the Adolescent Kit for Expression and Innovation (Remote Based)

Job Opportunity: Consultancy Assignment: Peacebuilding Competency Assessment Toolkit for the Adolescent Kit for Expression and Innovation (Remote Based)

Title: Peacebuilding Competency Assessment Toolkit for the Adolescent Kit for Expression and Innovation Consultancy Assignment Location: Remote Based Language (s) Required: English Travel: Yes, as required Duration of Contract: 70 work days (20 July – 31 October 2015) Application Deadline: 21 July 2015 If you are a passionate and committed professional […]

Job Opportunity: Consultancy Assignment: Writer – Facilitators Guide and Activities for Adolescent Kit for Expression and Innovation (Remote Based)

Job Opportunity: Consultancy Assignment: Writer – Facilitators Guide and Activities for Adolescent Kit for Expression and Innovation (Remote Based)

Title: Writer – Facilitators Guide and Activities for Adolescent Kit for Expression and Innovation  Consultancy Assignment Location: Remote Based Language(s) Required: English Travel: No Duration of Contract: 55 days (13 July 2015 – 15 October 2015) Application Deadline: 21 July 2015 If you are a passionate and committed professional and want […]

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Child Protection Officer in Kinshasa (DRC)

Post Level: P-2 Duty Station: Kinshasa (DRC) Type of Contract: Temporary Assignment Duration: 364 days Vacancy n°: VN-2015-IP-001 Closing Date: 28 January 2015  VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: CHILD PROTECTION OFFICER PURPOSE OF THE JOB  Under the direct supervision of the Child Protection Manager, legal and social protection, and the overall responsibility of the Chief of the Child […]

Nigeria – Using RapidSMS for Birth Registration

Since January 2011 the National Population Commission of Nigeria has been implementing decentralized monitoring using the mobile-phone based platform RapidSMS. The system was designed to identify in real-time, centre-by-centre birth registration disparities, and prompt and facilitate appropriate action. Where it is implemented As of September 2012, RapidSMS is operational in […]