Tag: Innovation Unit

Featured on SV Magazine: UNICEF Dream Team

Featured on SV Magazine: UNICEF Dream Team

This article was originally published on the August/ September Edition of SV Magazine, The Spin of Silicon Valley. It was written by Corrine E.Mehigan. To view original article, click here.   For more than 13 years, Blair Palmer has leveraged her knowledge of technological innovations, project implementation, corporate responsibility, stakeholder engagement, and social enterprise programs to empower […]

Children use a computer at a small-group home in the south-eastern city of Rustavi.  © UNICEF/NYHQ2010-3011/Pirozzi

UNICEF and Bloomberg announce data science researcher-in-residence programme

Application deadline: 21 August 2015 UNICEF and Bloomberg are thrilled to announce the opening of a researcher-in-residence position that will seek to expand data science research on children. “As the data landscape changes and more sources of information and analytical methods become available, we need to realize their potential for […]

What Innovation Means to UNICEF

What Innovation Means to UNICEF

Last week, UNICEF’s global innovation team convened in wintery Kosovo to discuss how to improve the lives of children. Sequestered in the wood paneled Hotel Afa overlooking capital city Pristina’s downtown, we debated the meaning of innovation, shared our successes and failures, and plotted ways to make innovation the norm […]