Tag: Lebanon

Tsinghua University and UNICEF Host Youth Innovation Forum to Inspire New Ideas for Disadvantaged Children Around the World

Tsinghua University and UNICEF Host Youth Innovation Forum to Inspire New Ideas for Disadvantaged Children Around the World

Original article posted on 19 October, 2015 on the Jakarta Post. To read the original article, click here.  BEIJING, Oct. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The inaugural Tsinghua-UNICEF Youth Innovation Forum ignited forward-looking conversations and helped build networks between young people from China and the global South as well as private sector […]

Expanding the force for change, Episode 2

Expanding the force for change, Episode 2

Last month, UNICEF staff visited Singularity University to learn about how new technologies could help their work reach more children – and expand their force for change! They also challenged the University’s students and resident entrepreneurs to find new ways to address the major challenges children face today. Here are the challenges they […]

Job with UNICEF Innovation: Frontend Developer, Lebanon

Job with UNICEF Innovation: Frontend Developer, Lebanon

Are you a great web frontend developer who understands responsive design, web-based mobile apps and client-side frameworks? Do you want to make a lasting difference for children through your professional experience? UNICEF Lebanon is looking for a Frontend Developer to support the Lebanon Country Office to improve the ability of UNICEF staff to […]

Launch of Raspberry Pi in the Middle East

The official launch of UNICEF Lebanon’s Raspberry Pi for Learning Initiative was featured on The Daily Star Lebanon: DHOUR CHOUEIR, Lebanon, May 17, 2014: This is Raspberry Pi, an innovative new education tool that can teach children as young as 5 how to create computer code and program, which lets them […]

Raspberry Pi for Learning Initiative (Pi4L)

Raspberry Pi for Learning Initiative (Pi4L)

UNICEF Lebanon is investigating innovative ways to provide non-formal education to the millions of displaced children as a result of the Syrian crisis. Recent studies have highlighted the scale of the crisis and put forward some recommendations on what can be done. Innovation has a major role to play in […]