Tag: U-report

Florianne Voisin présente les actions et les programmes d’engagement de l’UNICEF France

CITOYEN DU MONDE MÊME QUAND ON EST JEUNE

L’UNICEF France et U-Report France ont participé à l’événement « Être citoyen du monde » organisé par l’Agence française de développement (institution financière gouvernementale) à Paris le 13 février. « Un après-midi pour repenser le monde », c’était la ligne directrice de l’Agence française de développement (AFD) pour la rencontre […]

October 2017 Recap: Must-Read Stories

October 2017 Recap: Must-Read Stories

Hi there UNICEFStories Readers. In case you missed our latest blogs, here’s a recap of some of the top stories published on UNICEF Innovation’s blog during October. Click away. Project Connect, in Partnership with UNICEF’s Office of Innovation, Launches First of Its Kind, Interactive Map Visualizing the Digital Divide in […]

Job Opportunity: Senior Digital Manager, Office of Innovation

Job Opportunity: Senior Digital Manager, Office of Innovation

Job Opportunity: Senior Digital Manager, Office of Innovation Job Number: 508707 | Vacancy Link Work Type: Consultancy Duration: 11.5 Months Duty Station: Copenhagen Level: Individual contract (equivalent to P4) 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 to […]

U-Report Improves Access to Information in Mozambique — By Girls, For Girls

U-Report Improves Access to Information in Mozambique — By Girls, For Girls

By: Nelson Rodrigues, UNICEF Mozambique Innovation Specialist Massimiliano Sani, UNICEF Mozambique Adolescent Development Specialist   Where we started: Two years ago we realized that girls in Mozambique had few places to access free, reliable and confidential information about Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) and HIV/AIDS. In collaboration with Government counterparts, a national […]

Internally displaced women and girls gather around water taps as they fill containers at the Dalori camp in Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria, Friday 3 March 2017.

The prolonged humanitarian crisis in the wake of the Boko Haram insurgency has had a devastating impact on food security and nutrition in northeast Nigeria, leading to famine-like conditions in some areas, according to a World Food Programme (WFP) situation report from late February 2017. The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) projects that by June 2017 some 5.1 million people in Nigeria will be food insecure at crisis and emergency levels. As of 15 March 2017, over the past 12 months, UNICEF and partners have provided safe water to nearly 666,000 people and treated nearly 170,000 children suffering from severe acute malnutrition in the three conflict-affected northeast Nigerian states of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa. As part of cholera preparedness, UNICEF and other WASH Sector partners are building the capacity of government and NGOs on cholera response and developing contingency plans with other stakeholders before the rainy season starting mid-April. Prepositioning of supplies for cholera response and mapping cholera hotspots are part of the preventive measures that are being planned.

UNICEF’s social media platform to engage communities reaches two million Nigerian responders

More than half global U-Report responders are in Nigeria ABUJA, 16 October 2017 – U-Report, UNICEF’s unique social media platform to engage with communities on issues that affect them, surpassed two million registered responders in Nigeria today. U-Report uses simple Short Message Service (SMS) messages and social media to reach communities […]

Job Opportunity: Digital Content Editor, Office of Innovation

Job Opportunity: Digital Content Editor, Office of Innovation

Role: Digital Content Editor, Office of Innovation Job Number: 507221 | Vacancy Link Duty Station: Remote Work Type: Consultancy Duration: 6 months (with optional extension up to 11.5 Months based on performance and available funding) If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, […]