UNICEF & Mapbox will demo open source collaborations that use geospatial data for humanitarian and development support, and will suggest ways to integrate UN data with open source GIS systems.
UNICEF and its partners are using satellite imagery and machine learning to map the location and connectivity level of every school in the world. This mapping will allow UNICEF to promote digital collaboration and advocate for Internet connectivity worldwide.
How are women creating new playing fields, such as female focused ecosystems, instead of leveling the existing ones? How can entrepreneurs leverage them?
Are you a startup entrepreneur in an emerging or developing country? Join UNICEF Innovation Fund’s free online master class on May 7, 2019 at 11am EST with Patricia Hansen and Paula Enei. They will share their experience of building a startup ecosystem at Startup Chile that enables diverse and female founded startups grow.
For more information and to register, please click here.
There is a lot of interest to learn more about how UN Entities have set-up and structured their Innovation Functions and their approach to supporting innovators from within and outside of their organisations.
We'd like to invite you to join us for a mini-webinar series as part of which WFP, UNHCR, UNDP and UNICEF will introduce their innovation functions and answer any questions you might have. This webinar will introduce UNICEF’s Office of Innovation.
Join UNICEF Innovation Fund’s free online master class on February 20, 2019 at 9am EDT with Jennifer Petriglieri, Assistant Professor of Organisational Behaviour at INSEAD. An award winning researcher and teacher, Jennifer will tackle common myths associated with female leadership. Is it true that women lead differently to men? How can you play to your strengths in your leadership style?
Join UNICEF Innovation Fund’s first free online master class on January 23, 2019 at 9am EDT with Alisee de Tonnac, CEO of Seedstars. Why is investing in female-led companies smart? What do investors look for in a company? How can you best position yourself to access early investments?