2016

Real-Time Data is Improving India’s Vaccine Systems

30 March 2016
Real-Time Data is Improving India’s Vaccine Systems
On a visit to India, Dr. Orin Levine of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation saw the impact of eVIN, an important tool to modernize and strengthen India’s vaccine logistics systems. eVIN is an electronic, real-time monitoring system that helps healthcare officials ensure adequate supply of vaccines to every child in need, being rolled out in 12 states in the country.

UNDP Administrator, Helen Clark on
UNDP Administrator, Helen Clark on "Women Transforming India" campaign, in partnership with MyGov - #WomenTransform

12 March 2016
UNDP Administrator, Helen Clark on "Women Transforming India" campaign, in partnership with MyGov - #WomenTransform
Celebrating women doers, leaders and change makers from across the country, NITI Aayog - Government of India’s premier think-tank - has launched the ‘Women Transforming India’ initiative on, March 8, International Women’s Day, in partnership with the UN in India and MyGov.

Winners of the UNV Global Presentation Competition

18 February 2016
Winners of the UNV Global Presentation Competition "Youth Change the World - Volunteering for the SDGs"
The jury, comprising of members from UNV, UNDP and our partner MASH Project, paid special attention to how feasible the ideas are, how creative our candidates have been and how well they accommodated for the role of volunteers and technology in spreading awareness through all parts of society and throughout the whole country.

Applications for UNV Global Presentation Competition “Youth Change the World – Volunteering for the SDGs”

25 January 2015
Applications for UNV Global Presentation Competition “Youth Change the World – Volunteering for the SDGs”
UNV India is hosting the Indian iteration of the Global Presentation Competition “Youth Change the World – Volunteering for the SDGs” in cooperation with multiple UNV offices including Ghana, Fiji, Uganda and more in the world.

Exciting Innovations are Improving Vaccine Systems in India

11 January 2016
Exciting Innovations are Improving Vaccine Systems in India 
In an interview with UNDP, Dr. Seth Berkley, CEO of GAVI, the Vaccine Alliance, says eVIN, the electronic vaccine logistics management system being rolled out by UNDP is an exciting innovation that will help improve vaccine coverage in India, a country with the world’s largest birth cohorts.