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"Understanding global mega-trends is crucial. We live in times of multiple, evolving and mutually-reinforcing shifts. These dynamics, of geopolitical, demographic, climatic, technological, social and economic nature, enhance threats and opportunities on an unprecedented scale."

António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, Vision Statement 

News

26 March 2019
Finland's technology innovation scene is thriving. The country's vibrancy in this area has been attributed to a concentration of... read more
19 March 2019
Espoo, Finland - Interested in working for a public-sector start-up trying to bridge the gap between the world of development and... read more
14 March 2019
Espoo, Finland -- Since the outbreak began last August nearly 1,000 people in eastern Congo have been infected with Ebola. The... read more
12 March 2019
New York, USA - The United Nations recently hosted a groundbreaking conference on frontier technologies and how they might be... read more
07 March 2019
Espoo, Finland -- The Advisory Panel of UNTIL FInland recently gathered at the organization's new office in the A-Grid building of... read more
06 March 2019
On Wednesday, 13th of February 2019, the United Nations in Putrajaya, together with Mr. Salem Avan, Director of Global Services... read more
04 March 2019
Espoo, Finland, February 27, 2019 – So much plastic debris winds up in the ocean each year scientists warn that by 2050 plastic... read more
14 December 2018
The United Nations Office of Information and Communications Technology (OICT) is working closely with partners worldwide to develop... read more
15 November 2018
NEW YORK, 15 Nov, 2018 (Office of Information and Communications Technology) — The United Nations announced today that the first... read more
30 August 2018
New York / Helsinki - The World Challenge Finland 2018 showcased innovative technology solutions that could potentially be used... read more

Events

16 September 2019
Join us at the UNTIL Lab in Finland on June 11 for a workshop aimed at the Nordic digital community about the Digital Principles.... read more
03 September 2019
This event will bring together some of Finland's numerous drone innovators with UN development practitioners to explore how these... read more
27 August 2019
The UNTIL Finland Lab is pleased to invite you to a discussion on the state of health innovation for emergencies and epidemics and how... read more
13 August 2019
An opportunity for the Nordic region's leading EduTech firms to meet with the UN to strategize on how tech innovations can become more... read more
06 June 2019
Join us Thursday, June 6. at the UNTIL Finland co-working space for the screening of a short movie followed by a discussion with... read more
05 June 2019
UNTIL is proud to particiapte at an event hosted by VTT to be held in at the VTT Bioruukki Pilot Center in Espoo. The event will... read more
25 May 2019
UNTIL Finland is honored to be a participant at this year's Helsinki Global Village Festival. The annual festival brings together the... read more
22 May 2019
Join us May 22 at UNTIL Finland's office in Espoo for a conversation moderated by Maria Mekri, Executive Director of the peace and... read more
21 May 2019
Are you interested in new and proactive ways of policy-making and public service-provision? What happens when multidisciplinary... read more
06 May 2019
Join us Monday, May 6 at 13:00 at the Aalto University Design Factory for the presentation of their Education Challenge. Solutions... read more

JOIN "REBOOT THE EARTH"

Reboot The Earth is planned as a social coding event that brings young computer programmers, scientists and other interested people together under the auspices of the United Nations to improve upon or build a new software program that address the current climate crisis.

 
 

TechNovation Talks: What are they and Why?

Do you have a background in emerging technologies? Are you interested in working in a diverse team of professionals in an international context? Come work with us in one of our labs around the world. 

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The "Summer Of Solutions" is a call for applications from young people around the world to create innovative technology-based solutions to global challenges. This is a new initiative launched by the Office of the United Nations Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth, in partnership with the United Nations Technology and Innovation Labs, United Nations Development Programme, the Office of Information and Communications Technology and Unite Ideas.