The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is calling for application for its innovation fund. The purpose of the UNICEF Innovation Fund is to invest in open source technologies for children. The Fund has raised $9 million so far and offers innovators in developing countries a pooled funding mechanism to help them take their tested projects to the next stage. The Fund brings together models of financing and methodologies used by venture capital funds and the principles of UNICEF’S award-winning Innovation Unit.
To qualify, applicants’ projects must increase the ability of children to access information and also increase opportunity and choice as well as align with one of UNICEF’s innovation’s three (3) portfolio areas.
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