What a treat to ask a question and meet Paul Farmer during his presentation on #Haiti at the #worldbank . His "old friend" who Farmer has been working with since the 80's, now presdient of the World Bank!
The Knight Foundation has not selected UNICEF-GIS from the finalists in Round 1, but with real communities taking on this #newschallenge , its easy to get up, keep looking forward ,and go for a Round 2!
Happy Birthday Nelson Mandela, your long walk to freedom inspires us all. The video below depicts what his life could have been like if social media existed during his fight for equality. #mandelastory
What an amazing first working day back in New York City. First with the thoughtful and hard-working team in the UNICEF Social and Civic Media section, which included finalizing our June plans for the UNICEF-GIS mapping in Haiti. This was followed by an intimate session with our modern day truth teller Paul Krugman..if you haven't been reading him lately you should be!