As a UNICEF Innovation Intern you will get to work on a specific project of strategic value to the team. You’ll get to present your ideas and outputs. You'll also receive mentoring and career advice from members of the multidisciplinary team and importantly, have a fun and inspiring internship experience.
Your assignment will include:
Innovation business expansion
Support the development of a national strategy for sourcing and deal-flow for the Innovation Fund and opportunities within the UNICEF Country Programme that could benefit from collaborations with the start-up ecosystem;
Mapping relevant stakeholders including media partners from the entrepreneurial and technological ecosystems; Mapping relevant start-ups that the UNICEF Innovation Fund can invest in;
Assist to develop communications assets and plans for the Innovation Fund at the national level including translate English materials to Chinese;
Organise and coordinate info-sessions for interested start-ups to explain them about our criteria of investment;
Support possible in-bound/out-bound innovation business missions.
Desk research on the development, application and opportunities of various frontier technologies;
Scouting research on emerging trend of innovation and related development in China.
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