Global Innovation Exchange: The Kayak.com for Development Innovation


Project Title Global Innovation Exchange: The Kayak.com for Development Innovation
Project Summary Join the Global Innovation Exchange team and help connect innovators, funders and experts to the right resources at the right time. The Exchange is THE web platform that aggregates development information in a single place to leverage the collective business intelligence across the development.
Country United States
Agency Agency for International Development
DoS Office N/A
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 20
Project Description

Do you have a GSD mentality? The Exchange operates on agile development process where no week is the same. Help us to:

- Evangelize and on-board innovators, funders, and experts around the world
- Curate content across all sectors and topics (Ag, Health, Gender Equality, Education, Humanitarian Aid, etc)
- Identify other aligned/collective-action networks for partnership
- Create marketing collateral that speak volumes
- Develop new features for the Exchange to like data visualization, gamification, infographics
- Develop microsites for partners, programs, events, and/or prize challenges.
- Manage machine and human translation into priority languages: Spanish, French, Hindi, Swahili, Korean, German, Bahasa, Arabic, Chinese

Desired Skills Interests
Skill
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Crowdsourcing
Data analysis
Database
Design thinking
Digital media
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
GitHub
Graphic design
Human Centered Design
Marketing
Storytelling
User Experience (UX)
Infographic design
Self Motivated
Videography Skills
Attention to detail
analyitcal and organized
interest in international development
Customer Service
Additional Information

www.globalinnovationexchange.org