Tag: Tanzania

Job Opportunity: U-Report Programme Officer

Job Opportunity: U-Report Programme Officer

Download the complete Terms of Reference here. Nature of Assignment: U-Report Programme Officer Location: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Level: P2 Duration: 11 Months Start Date: 1st November 2016 End Date: 30th September 2017 Reporting to: Knowledge Management Specialist Travel: The consultant will be required to travel locally throughout Tanzania. Background of Assignment […]

More than just a stat. Photo: Reuters/Afolabi Sotunde

Tanzania expands its new birth registration system to Mwanza

In May 2015, the Government of Tanzania expanded its birth registration system to Mwanza. The system, set to drastically increase the number of children under five with birth certificates, is crucial in planning for Tanzania’s future. To find out more about the birth registration system in Tanzania, which has now […]

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 […]

Nutritional Surveillance – Malawi

Nutritional Surveillance – Malawi

Originally posted on http://www.rapidsms.org in 2013.  UNICEF Malawi deployed RapidSMS to address serious constraints within the national Integrated Nutrition and Food Security Surveillance (INFSS) System, which was facing slow data transmission, incomplete and poor quality data sets, high operational costs and low levels of stakeholder ownership. Health workers now enter a […]

Design for UNICEF at Parsons

Design for UNICEF at Parsons

Note: This story is part of a series of posts about the Innovation Unit’s most recent round of Design for UNICEF programs, which engage students from diverse backgrounds around priority issues in UNICEF’s work. The Design for UNICEF Course is a semester-long university course open to students from a variety of disciplines. […]