Tag: Partnerships

Janani Express – A look into the referral transport system in India

Janani Express – A look into the referral transport system in India

This is a documentation about the referral transport ambulance system set up by the government of Madhya Pradesh and UNICEF in India. From 2013 to 2016, this system has allowed the successful transport of over 4 million women and children to health institutions in the state of Madhya Pradesh alone. […]

Volunteer Opportunity: Internship – Office of Innovation

Volunteer Opportunity: Internship – Office of Innovation

Work type: Internship Organizational Unit: Office of Innovation Location: San Francisco Duration: First week of June – Mid August 2017 (end date negotiable, minimum 8 weeks) Compensation: Unpaid Organizational Context and Purpose Innovation at UNICEF is driven by an interdisciplinary team of individuals around the world tasked with identifying, prototyping, […]

Job Opportunity: Innovation Partnerships Specialist

Job Opportunity: Innovation Partnerships Specialist

Role: Innovation Partnerships Specialist Work Type: Consultancy Location: San Francisco Duration: 11.5 months (241 Days) Level: Individual contract (equivalent to P4) If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world’s leading children’s rights organization would like to hear from you. […]

Volunteer Opportunity: Internship – Office of Innovation, UNICEF

Volunteer Opportunity: Internship – Office of Innovation, UNICEF

Title: Intern Organizational Unit: Office of Innovation Location: New York or San Francisco Duration: 5 June 2017 – 11 August 2017 Organizational Context and Purpose Innovation at UNICEF is driven by an interdisciplinary team of individuals around the world tasked with identifying, prototyping, and scaling technologies and practices that strengthen […]

Job Opportunity: UNICEF Futures Specialist

Job Opportunity: UNICEF Futures Specialist

This is a re-advertisement due to technical issues. Candidates who applied to the initial advertisement are requested to re-send their application to the email address quoted below. Applications sent before 28 November 2016 will be disregarded. Download the complete Terms of Reference and deliverable here. Role: UNICEF Futures Specialist – […]

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 […]

October 2016 Recap: Must-Read Stories

October 2016 Recap: Must-Read Stories

Hi there UNICEFStories Readers. In case you missed our latest blogs, here’s a recap of some of the top stories published on UNICEF Innovation’s blog during October. Click away. Breaking Gender Stereotypes – a Young Girl Reminds Women and Girls of Their Rights Meet a young a 16-year-old girl from […]

Job Opportunity: Partnerships Specialist (Partnerships with Technology Companies)

Job Opportunity: Partnerships Specialist (Partnerships with Technology Companies)

Download the complete Terms of Reference here. Partnerships Specialist: Partnerships with Technology Companies Duration: 11.5 months Location of the assignment: San Francisco CA Level: Consultant contract (equivalent to P4) Languages: Fluency in English. Competence in another UN language preferred (where applicable). BACKGROUND UNICEF has been innovating for children for more than […]

Job Opportunity: Special Adviser, Partnerships

Job Opportunity: Special Adviser, Partnerships

Download the complete Terms of Reference here. Special Adviser, Partnerships Duration: 68 days; 7 Nov 2016 – 28 Feb 2017 Duty Station:  NYHQ or remote Section & Unit: Office of Innovation Languages: Fluency in English. Competence in another UN language preferred. BACKGROUND Since 2007 UNICEF has been a global leader in […]