Tag: Health

Job Opportunity: Digital Health Deployment Specialist, Global Innovation Centre

Job Opportunity: Digital Health Deployment Specialist, Global Innovation Centre

View the complete Terms of Reference and deliverables here. To begin job application click here. Role: Digital Health Deployment Specialist, Global Innovation Centre Location: Office of Global Innovation Work Type: Consultancy Duration of Contract: 11.5 months Duty Station(s): Flexible, but must have the flexibility to travel. If you are a committed, creative […]

Community health volunteer Mariam Diarra uses a device to time the breathing of eight-month-old Gimbala Keita, who suffers from pneumonia, during a home visit in the village of Kabe, Mali on Monday August 30, 2010.

All aboard: A mission to Addis Ababa to align stakeholders in the process of improving a diagnostic aid for pneumonia

By: Jonathan Howard Brand With the challenges children face evolving at a faster rate, UNICEF continues to use innovation to improve UNICEF programmes, integrate technologies and develop effective life-saving tools and products.  The biggest challenges that face the world are not solved by one organization or one group of people […]

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UNICEF calls on technology partners to provide access to data that can improve children’s lives.

On 17 July, 2016, UNICEF received an award for using innovation, data science, and real-time information to solve global goals. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted by world leaders in September 2015 to improve the lives of people everywhere, by aiming to end extreme poverty, fight inequality & injustice, […]

Job Opportunity: Innovation Project Consultant (ZIKA), Copenhagen

Job Opportunity: Innovation Project Consultant (ZIKA), Copenhagen

Download the complete Terms of Reference here Location: UNICEF Supply Division, Copenhagen, Denmark. Start Date: As soon as possible, latest June 2016 Reporting to: Chief Innovation, UNICEF Supply Division, Copenhagen. Duration:  6 months Consultancy, full-time. BACKGROUND: On February 1, 2016, WHO declared the ZIKA virus a public health emergency. By […]