Tag: tech

Art Center College of Design partners with UNICEF Mexico – bringing design and technology to issues within international development.

Art Center College of Design partners with UNICEF Mexico – bringing design and technology to issues within international development.

By: Sean Donahue, Elizabeth Chin, and Jaime Archundia Implementing innovation for children requires understanding the complexities and intricacies of a child’s life – what are their needs, interests, and concerns, how do they interact, and in which ecosystems are their actions embedded? Another important question is whether they have access […]

Job Opportunity: Project Coordinator, Emerging Technology Areas

Job Opportunity: Project Coordinator, Emerging Technology Areas

View the complete Terms of Reference and deliverables here. To begin job application click here. Role: Project Coordinator Emerging Technology Areas Location: Office of Global Innovation Work Type: Consultancy Duty Station: UNICEF NYHQ. Travel is anticipated. Destination(s)TBC. Duration: 11.5 months; 241 days If you are a committed, creative professional and are […]

UNICEF Is Investing in Tech Start-Ups

UNICEF Is Investing in Tech Start-Ups

The original story was published in The Associated Press on 15 November 2016, 4:21 PM. Written By Michael Astor. View the original article here. UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations children’s agency is taking a cue from Silicon Valley and making venture capital investments in emerging market tech start-ups 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 […]