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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. […]

Global Design for UNICEF Challenge

The Global Design for UNICEF Challenge is a competition that gives students the opportunity to work with UNICEF – the world’s leading advocate for children – to come up with innovative solutions to pressing development problems. UNICEF believes that students are ideal partners in this effort, bringing fresh ideas, familiarity […]

Solving BIG problems using little technology in Ghana

Solving BIG problems using little technology in Ghana

In January, the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) in partnership with UNICEF Ghana launched the MEST-UNICEF Hackathon, a three-day product development competition to find new technologies to serve the hard-to-reach in Ghana. Participants tackled issues ranging from water supply tracking, to access to information, and sanitation. Over three days […]