The latest UN Innovation Quartely Update available
The UNIN ‘Innovation in the UN’ Update #03/2018 has been published and it highlights the innovation activities of the UNIN members.
In the lead story, UNIN reports that it was tasked to lead the development of an innovation toolkit to promote more innovation in the UN. The toolkit, which is being developed in collaboration with Deloitte, will contain an innovation self-assessment tool and modules on Strategy, Architectures, Partnerships, Culture and Monitoring & Evaluation.
The Food and Agriculture Organization joins other 17 agencies with contributions of its innovations, which include the #HackAgainstHunger/Africa held in Kigali and the four launched Progressive Web Apps as part of the Digital Services Portfolio.
There are also notable contributions such as the IOM using its award-winning digital platform MigApp to provide migrants with direct access to migration-related information and services on medical assistance. The Learning Coin project, a collaboration of IMF iLab and the World Bank Blockchain Lab.