The original article was published on News Week on 11 August 2016. Written by Lucy Westcott. To read complete article, click here. Bullying is a pervasive problem for young people in nine-tenths of communities studied, and physical appearance is cited as the main reason for bullying, according to a new survey. Released to […]
PRESS RELEASE On International Youth Day, a new poll highlights prevalence of bullying and its devastating impact on young people NEW YORK, 12 August 2016: More than nine out of 10 young people believe bullying is a pervasive problem in their communities, and two-thirds say they have experienced bullying first hand […]
UNICEF has officially launched U-Report Indonesia: an innovative new platform that gives young people the chance to speak up on issues that affect their lives. Hundreds of Indonesian youth attended the Jakarta launch event, where members of the UNICEF Indonesia Innovation Lab explained how the mobile phone technology works. “U-Report […]
Por María Luisa Sotomayor, Consultora de UNICEF y Coordinadora de U-Report Chile Twiter: @mlsotomayor En diciembre del 2014 nos pusimos la meta de pilotear U-Report en Chile, tanto a través de Twitter como SMS. En julio, te contamos las diez cosas aprendidas previo a ir live. Revisamos información sobre códigos cortos, […]
By María Luisa Sotomayor, UNICEF Consultant, U-Report Chile Coordinator Twitter: @mlsotomayor In December 2014, we set ourselves to pilot U-Report in Chile, both through SMS and Twitter. In a previous blog post, we shared with you the top 10 things we learned about U-Report before going live. We picked up information […]
UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham is encouraging young people around the world to join U-Report and make their voices heard. Follow @UReportGlobal on Twitter.
Originally published on The Guardian on 24 September, 2015. To view the original article, click here. Innovation is the lifeblood of business – from the way rethinking hospitality has made Airbnb into one of the most talked-about brands (with a value of $20-$25bn (£13-£16bn), and the number of users roughly […]
Written by: Awis Mranani. The results are in. UNICEF has just completed its first major survey using the U-Report Indonesia polling system. Young people across the Southeast Asian nation were asked for their views on the taboo subject of violence against children. More than 4,000 U-Reporters were involved in the Twitter-based […]