Virtual Reality Experience

Big Picture, by OCHA

More data is being collected and shared by humanitarian actors and partners than at any other time. In Nigeria today, data helps respond to a food security crisis affecting millions of households. The challenge is to get an accurate Big Picture: making sure data is accessible, shared and analyzed to inform life saving decisions.

Cloud over Sidra, by UNICEF

Meet Sidra. This charming 12-year-old girl will guide you through her temporary home: The Zaatari Refugee Camp in Jordan. Zaatari is home to 130,000 Syrians fleeing violence and war, and children make up half the camp's population. In this lyrical VR film, Sidra leads you through her daily life: Eating, sleeping, learning and playing in the vast desert city of tents.

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VR for Impact

HTC Vive is thrilled to announce alongside our friends at the World Economic Forum (WEF) our future plans to collaborate together to drive the cause of VR for Impact forward. Vive is also partnering with WEF and the United Nations (UN) to showcase impact experiences to Davos attendees at the UN Sustainable Impact Hub on 23 January, 2018 (Promenade 72, 1.30pm to 4 pm).

More information here.