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Name: Leonardo Martinez Age: I'm 33 years old. Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I am from a town called Malargue which is located 450 Km from Mendoza city, Argentina. I am currently living in San Rafael, Mendoza, Argentina. According to your business card – what’s your job title? I am partner and founder of the snow ski trade called 2co skis (derived from the word in spanish 2 cojones skis). Actually, I am the shaper man ins...


How Did We Improve Voices of Youth Maps with YOUR Help?

Publié 31 octobre 2013 Avatar JulieVOY

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Background: A few months ago we asked you to help us improve Voices of Youth MAPS. With over 300 applicants, 50 were selected to help us test the Urgency Rank feature. Check It Out: One of our mappers said the Urgency Rank feature “is a quick and easy method for people around the world to report problems in society. The platform offers the possibility to not only report on the subject but also include pictures, so the message is clearer.” Check out the rest of the article a...


Meet our VOY mappers from Buenos Aires!

Publié 6 novembre 2013 no picture

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Buenos Aires is the latest city where young people are taking to the streets with smartphones to map environmental hazards in their community as part of Voices of Youth Maps. Meet Maria and Romina, two of the 20 young people who’ve been trained this past month. Stay tuned to VOY for more updates and follow UNICEF Argentina on Twitter (@UNICEFargentina) Maria E. 18 years old Why did you decide to participate in the project? So that I can show that there are proble...


Please introduce yourself (name, age, what you do, etc.): My name is Facundo Sutherland, I'm 18 years old. I'm from Rio Gallegos, a small town at the south end of South America, in Santa Cruz Province (Argentina) which is part of this beautiful region of the world, Patagonia. From childhood I grew up in a family that is actively involved in social issues of the community. My grandmother was provincial deputy and she led for a long time as the Municipal Council for Children and...