Whether floods, famines, or fighting, every world crisis exacts a humanitarian toll - but the worst affected are often the most vulnerable members of a community. Aid organizations like the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) are often at the front-lines of these global emergencies, where despite limited resources and taxing conditions ...
In areas of the world devastated by human-made and natural disasters, UNICEF Primero provides a critical tool for government and humanitarian organizations to protect children. An article in Forbes Magazine described the effort in Sulawesi, Indonesia to reunite families affected by the recent earthquake and tsunami.
In March 2018, Quoin staff traveled to the semi-autonomous region of Somaliland to perform requirements-gathering for the deployment of the Primero case management platform. As part of its long-standing relationship with UNICEF, Quoin has deployed this application in a number of diverse and challenging contexts. Somaliland, however, presents a unique ...
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Sue Willard, Pavel Nabutovsky, and Brad Kain participated in the 3rd Annual Primero Summit last week at UNICEF headquarters in New York City. The meeting provided an opportunity for the Primero community to hear an update on the platform and its use in countries around the world. Led by our ...
Tech Talk by Ronald Elledge ⚫ Sept. 15, 2016
CouchDB is open source database software that focuses on ease of use. In this presentation, Ron Elledge discusses why CouchDB was chosen and how it is used in Primero, a highly configurable web application and mobile app designed by Quoin to address the needs of UNICEF and its partner organizations.
Since early 2014, Quoin has been leading the development of data collection and case management platform for the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). We recently published a case study that describes the objectives, approach, and development process of this strategic project. We appreciated the opportunity to support this global ...