Tag: mobile phones

Tigo and UNICEF Tanzania signing MOU extending their successful partnership

Tanzania Extends Successful Partnership with Mobile Provider Tigo

On Tuesday, 24 November, UNICEF Tanzania signed an MOU with mobile network operator Tigo. This MOU extends Tigo’s support of UNICEF Tanzania’s work to improve the lives of children using mobile technologies. The 2016-2018 partnership includes financial and in-kind contributions worth about TZS $ 354,625,172 (USD $165,000). These contributions will be used to […]

November 2015 Recap: Must-Read Stories

November 2015 Recap: Must-Read Stories

By Pilar Lagos Hi there UNICEFStories Readers. This was a busy month. In case you missed our latest blogs, here’s a recap of some of the top stories published on UNICEF Innovation’s blog during November. Click away: Stories about the Global Innovations for Children and Youth Summit Why 500 change-makers […]

U-Report Nigeria

U-Report Nigeria Reaches More than 1 Million Responders

Abuja, 31 August 2015 – Nigeria has become the first country to reach one million responders on the SMS-based U-Report platform, designed to strengthen community-led development and citizen engagement, UNICEF announced today. UNICEF’s Global Innovations team has launched U-Report in 17 countries, mostly in Africa, as a way for community […]