Tag: Innovation

Prototyping Social Problems in 48 hours

Social Innovation Camp brings together ideas, people and digital tools to build web and mobile-based solutions to social problems – all in just 48 hours. It is a method for social innovation; using the online world which has huge potential, to change the offline one. Social Innovation Camp Kosovo draws […]

Global Development Needs Designer Skills (Good.is)

“Development is being disrupted,” says Raj Kumar, president of DevEx, a site devoted to helping the international development community deliver foreign aid more efficiently and effectively. Beyond the buzz generated by the “social entrepreneurship” and “impact investing” communities, I’ve seen a significant shift coming from traditional aid agencies in the past […]

UNICEF Challenges CUNY Students to Save Lives Globally

UNICEF Challenges CUNY Students to Save Lives Globally

UNICEF Innovation Unit’s Mima Stojanovic writes a blog for the Huffington Post on the integral role that youth and mothers play in saving children’s lives globally. The focus is on Fulfilling the Promise: A CUNY Design for UNICEF Challenge, an inspiring development competition that asks students to come up with […]

Innovation in UNICEF: April 2013

Innovation in UNICEF: April 2013

At UNICEF Innovation, we develop and support solutions that are transformative – at scale – for the world’s most vulnerable children. Where we are today UNICEF Innovation is supporting new approaches to development problems in more than 20 countries today – the majority in sub-Saharan Africa. Country offices with self-identified […]