Tag: communication

Job Opportunity: Communications Lead, Office of Innovation

Job Opportunity: Communications Lead, Office of Innovation

Download the complete Terms of Reference and deliverable here. Title: Communications Lead, Office of Innovation Duration: 11.5 months (241 days) Anticipated start date: 1 December 2016 Duty Station:  NYHQ Section & Unit: Office of Innovation BACKGROUND About us.We are a small team of technologists, creatives, and ne’er do wells who […]

Job Opportunity: Special Adviser, Communications

Job Opportunity: Special Adviser, Communications

TITLE: Special Adviser, Communications Duration: 53 days; 20 Oct 2016 – 30 Jan 2017 Duty Station:  NYHQ Section & Unit: Office of Innovation SUPERVISOR: Senior Adviser, Innovation BACKGROUND The Office of Innovation identifies promising new technologies (data science, SMS technologies, UAVs) that have potential to impact UNICEF core operations (education, […]

Po na bana: Blog [« For the children »]

To shift the traditional DRC narrative, from misery to hope, from problems to solutions, we created ‘Po na bana’, a blog literally for the children in Lingala. Material produced by the Child reporters is one of the core pillars of this platform whose strength lies within the contributions that come […]

Empowering children: Child reporters for Rights of the Child

Traditionally we have been communicating a lot for and about children, yet hardly with and though them. In 2011 we endeavored to change this in DRC. Through a combination of play and knowledge, children, aged 12-16, are familiarized with the strategic use of the Convention of the Rights of the […]

PSFK’s report on the Future of Health

Piers Fawkes is founder and CEO of PSFK, a New York City based trends research and innovation company. Piers approached UNICEF Innovation Team co-lead Christopher Fabian with the idea of putting together a comprehensive report on the Future of Health. UNICEF’s role for the benefit of the report was to […]