Software Deadline: June 13th 2020
COVID-19 is impacting us all as we cope with the brand new regular of social distancing and lockdowns. Misinformation and pretend information amplify our fears. Onerous realities like lack of earnings, job insecurity, stalled training, meals shortages and lack of cleanwater, power us to discover distinctive methods to manage. Whereas we can’t at all times stop such impacts, we could be higher ready.
UNICEF has partnered with Cartedo to empower youth throughout Africa to unravel a collection of world grand challenges and positively influence communities whereas growing employability abilities. We imagine that youth have distinctive views on these challenges and needs to be given the chance to turn out to be information producers. That is your likelihood to Be seen, Be heard and Be the Change!
UNICEF Covid-19 Innovation Problem 2020
This problem offers youth a voice in exploring how we’d empower individuals and communities to turn out to be extra pandemic-resilient. We’re on the lookout for your concepts tosolve actual challenges confronted by actual individuals similar to you.
This problem presents you the chance to develop future-ready employability abilities like design pondering whereas contributing to the worldwide efforts to sort out COVID-19. As you progress by this problem, you’ll use a human-centered design strategy to:
- Uncover how COVID-19 is impacting actual individuals in several methods
- Outline these challenges from a human-centered perspective, and
- Develop revolutionary options to those challenges
You’ll begin by exploring human wants associated to the COVID-19 pandemic and switch your findings into core challenges confronted by actual individuals. Through the use of our instruments &strategies you’ll generate a number of concepts to unravel these challenges and prototype options to share with individuals world wide.
- Anybody over the age of 14 who identifies as Youth
- Get licensed in design pondering as you develop merchandise, companies and options to the challenges confronted by individuals in your neighborhood like misinformation & belief, melancholy, earnings insecurity and stalled studying.
- Everybody who finishes this problem will obtain a certificates of participation from UNICEF, acknowledging your constructive contribution within the combat towards this pandemic. See the Rewards Tab for extra particulars
For Extra Data:
Go to the Official Webpage of the UNICEF Covid-19 Innovation Problem 2020