Tag: Research

Venturing, Value Creation & the UNICEF Innovation Fund

Venturing, Value Creation & the UNICEF Innovation Fund

By Brian Meagher, Ajay Melwani, Declan McKeogh, Haitham Afifi and John Santiago-Miller. Could the UNICEF Innovation Fund create value and transform the way UNICEF as an organization delivers its mission in the long term? That was the question five Alliance Manchester Business School students wanted to explore as part of […]

Online Volunteer – Future of Money Fellow: Senior Researcher/Workshop Design

Online Volunteer – Future of Money Fellow: Senior Researcher/Workshop Design

Role: Future of Money Fellow: Senior Researcher/Workshop Design [Online Volunteer] Duration: 6 months Duty Station: Remote BACKGROUND 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 UNICEF’s work for children. Innovations range from new […]

Job Opportunity: Research Expert – Computational Optimization

Job Opportunity: Research Expert – Computational Optimization

Role: Research Expert – Computational Optimization Location: Office of Global Innovation Work Type: Consultancy Duration: 42 days; anticipated start date: 15 March 2017 Duty Station: NY 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 […]

Know your (immune) status – Biological Sensors

Know your (immune) status – Biological Sensors

The original story was published in Science Today on 14 November 2016. Written by Tamika Fellows. View the original article here. UNICEF’s Global Innovation Centre (GIC) has partnered with Rhodes University Biotechnology Innovation Centre to support the research of biological sensors. This study explores the potential of biological sensors to […]

Job opportunity: Data Science Researcher & Lead analyst for Information Poverty Phase Classification, New York

Job opportunity: Data Science Researcher & Lead analyst for Information Poverty Phase Classification, New York

Download the complete Terms of Reference here Title Data Science Researcher & Lead analyst for Information Poverty Phase Classification Location of Assignment New York, NY Language(s) required English Travel Flexibility to travel if needed Duration of Contract 11.5 months Section & unit Office of Innovation Consultant Reporting to Co-lead Innovation […]