YOUNG DIGITAL POWER 4 SOCIAL GOOD An international contest for a global change. Promoting digital technologies acting for a better future. Apply Now: the deadline has been extended to July 15th, 2013 - Click Here The World Summit Youth Award selects and promotes the world´s best practice in e-content. It demonstrates young people´s potential to create outstanding digital contents via Internet and Mobiles and serves as a platform for people from all UN member states to wor...

Your name: Belmondo Alexandre Your age: 30 Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I come from Haiti but, I currently live in Dakar, Senegal to work on a mission of the NGO, Alima. According to your business card – what’s your job title? Human Resources Manager for a NGO. And how does that compare with what you wanted to do when you were 10 years old? Surgeon or fighter pilot. What does your job consist of ?...

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"How a digital world can educate and empower youth". Read about Voices of Youth's digital initiatives in this photo essay and in a series of articles: © UNICEF/NYHQ2011-2000/ROGER LEMOYNE

RECORDS FOR LIFE: A Design Contest That Can Save Lives The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has launched a contest to redesign the child health record. The Gates Foundation is seeking creative individuals or teams to re-examine the current child health record and design new ways to accurately track vaccine doses, increase ease of interpretation and use, and incite behavior change to make the record a valued asset for health professionals and families alike. To encourage...

I’m sure you’ve all noticed our new updated look for the site and we hope you like it! In addition to our new look, we have a ton of new features and ways for you to get involved – both online and in your communities. Take a look below! - New Post Interface: An easier way to publish blog posts, videos, photos and audio pieces about different topics. - New Commenting Feature: allows you to vote comments up and down so the discussion is always on point. - Debate Section: In C...

LAST CHANCE to give youth activists a helping hand... Tomorrow is the last day to watch and vote for your favourite entry to the Adobe Youth Voices Aspire Awards UNICEF Challenge: Winning projects will get funding and advice from our experts on the ground. © UNICEF/MLIA2012-00565/Bindra

Your name: Juan Diego Alarcón Your age: 25 According to your business card – what’s your job title? Musician. Main instrument: Singing. Portrait painter. Motivational speaker. And how does that compare with what you wanted to do when you were 10 years old? Well, with my headphones on my head, on a 1 meter by 1 meter music studio at the age of ten...I would say it was pretty much....WAY BETTER THAN I THOUGHT IT WOULD BE! Give us 10 words that describe your ty...

2 Lives: 2 Miles Apart

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Check out all the episodes of the video series focusing on the question of children and youth with disabilities, seen under different angles and in different countries. The videos can be found here:

Hier a été lancée la publication phare de l'UNICEF: La Situation des enfants dans le monde. La version 2013 s'est concentrée sur le cas des enfants en situation de handicap. Pour accompagner ce lancement, une série de courts métrages « Deux vies à quelques kilomètres de distance» (2 Lives : 2 Miles Apart) a été filmée pour la deuxième année consécutive. Cette fois, elle porte sur le thème du handicap chez les enfants, vu sous différents angles et dans différents pays. Vo...

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