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Nov 22, 2017

UNICEF partners with CM.com to raise money for children

The South African chapter of UNICEF announces a long-term partnership with CM.com to promote donations and awareness for children's rights.

3:00
Nov 16, 2016

UNICEF invests in SA blockchain start-up

The international organisation funds emerging market tech start-ups that aim to solve issues in identity, finance and personal data.

2:20
Nov 13, 2015

Royal Philips intros device to fight childhood pneumonia

The Children's Automated Respiration Monitor is expected to prevent many of the childhood deaths caused by pneumonia.

1:00
Nov 13, 2015

Data necklace, soap pen show wearable potential

The "Kushi baby" necklace and a smart soap crayon win a global competition showcasing the promise of wearable products.

2:30
Oct 9, 2015

Content and the battle for new markets

Zero-rated services and free mobile models attract customers but can prove complicated to maintain.

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Africa suffers widest extremes of tech adoption

The Wearables for Good Challenge seeks to level the playing field and offer benefits from technology in Africa.

3:10

Wearables design challenge goes live

The challenge invites developers, designers, community partners and problem-solvers to design a wearable device.

4:40

Creating Techno Girls

The Techno Girl programme places promising schoolgirls in holiday job-shadowing arrangements, with the aim of inspiring them to pursue careers in maths, science, technology or engineering. Is it working? We'll know later this year.

5:10
Jul 26, 2013

Worldwide wrap

We round up this week's top six stories from across the globe that piqued our interest or had us scratching our heads.

1:40
Jan 26, 2012

Digital Drum among 2011's top inventions

The computer system gives people access to information on health, education and other relevant issues.

3:30
Oct 11, 2011

UNICEF studies MXit behaviour

About 75% of respondents to a UNICEF survey talk to strangers at least once a week on MXit.

3:30
May 26, 2011

Unicef leverages mobile tech

The Commonwealth Telecommunication Organisation assists Unicef in its mission to improve the lives of children through the use of mobile telephony.

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