| Sectors: Child protection, innovation
| Granting entity: Unicef Innovation Fund
| Deadline: 20 December
| Type of support: Equity-free investment
| Funding/benefits: 100,000 USD
| Applicants: Seed start-ups
| Locations: Global
Synopsis: The UNICEF Innovation Fund in partnership with the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children and Giga is looking to make up to $100K equity-free investments to provide early stage (seed) finance to for-profit technology start-ups that have the potential to benefit humanity.
If you are a start-up using machine learning (ML), artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain or extended reality, registered in one of UNICEF’s programme countries, and have a working, open source prototype (or you are willing to make it open-source) showing promising results, the UNICEF Innovation Fund is looking for you. Unicef Innovation Fund is currently looking to invest in companies that are using machine learning (ML),artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain or extended reality (virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR)) technologies to build software solutions that respond to the four broad categories of digital risks to children: Content, Contact, Conduct and Contract Risks.
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