Karina is working at the Office of Innovation at UNICEF under the mentorship of Mari Nakano, focusing on service design and operational organization. She is researching the creation of a more holistic onboard and hiring experience for new employees and existing team members at the Office of Innovation.
In addition, Karina is assisting on design projects that support U-Report, a social messaging tool designed to address global issues. Responses are mapped, and results and ideas are shared with the community. Issues polled include health, education, sanitation, unemployment, disease outbreaks and anything else people want to discuss.