Tag: Supply Division

Colour-coded Labels Improve UNICEF’s Supply Response

Colour-coded Labels Improve UNICEF’s Supply Response

UNICEF has supplied tents, tarpaulins, hygiene kits, medical kits, plastic buckets, school-in-a-box, health kits, and Early Childhood Development kits to affected populations in the 14 districts most affected by the two Nepal Earthquakes which occurred on 25 April and 12 May 2016. UNICEF has distributed over 500 metric tons of […]

o	Jonathan Howard-Brand, Supply Specialist (Innovation), UNICEF Supply Division, Copenhagen, Denmark

UNICEF Innovation Team Spotlight: Jonathan Howard-Brand

Tell us a bit about your background.  I am a product designer by trade, but more of an engineer who knows how things works rather than make them look pretty. E.g. I have designed machinery that flavours Pringle chips, shred cheese or release fire doors when there is a fire. […]

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How technology is reaching children who need it the most in Malawi

In 2016, many people living with HIV do not know their status. Innovative HIV prevention efforts, like early infant diagnosis, are helping to save children’s lives. Every day, about eight women living with HIV and their babies travel long distances to the Ntaja Health Centre, in Malawi’s Machinga District, for […]

Volunteer Opportunity: Innovation Research Volunteer, Copenhagen

Volunteer Opportunity: Innovation Research Volunteer, Copenhagen

Download the complete Terms of Reference here UNICEF Supply Division Innovation Unit Duration: 12 months Duty Station:  Copenhagen, Denmark Level: Volunteer (unpaid) UNICEF Supply Division, Copenhagen, Denmark  At UNICEF Supply Division (SD), specialists across the organisation conduct many Product Innovation Projects. The Innovation Unit’s role is to work with the different […]

Field trial in Malawi: Primary school furniture design and guidelines

The Primary School Furniture Design and Procurement Guidelines project is currently conducting a field trial in Malawi. The guidelines, which are intended to support staffs at country office level, cover all aspects of furniture deployment such as sourcing of suppliers, procurement, design of furniture, production, delivery and maintenance. The aim […]

RFI: INNOVATION FOR PNEUMONIA DIAGNOSIS

RFI: INNOVATION FOR PNEUMONIA DIAGNOSIS

UNICEF innovation needs your help to identify technologies that can support the diagnosis of pneumonia in low-resource settings. Together with its partners, UNICEF Supply Division has identified the need for an improved tool to support community health workers (CHWs) with the diagnosis of pneumonia of children under five years of […]