What do people talk about on World Aids Day? Part II

By Miguel Luengo-Oroz Dec 5, 2011
  This past Thursday, December 1, was World Aids Day - one of the most recognised international health days and a key opportunity to raise awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of...
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Mapping it out: four facilitation tools to help structure thinking about data projects

By George Hodge May 31, 2016
Global Pulse partners with governments, UN agencies, non-profit organizations and the private sector on big data innovation projects, which often lead to the building of decision-support systems like...

The Future of Humanitarian Data in Focus at World Humanitarian Summit

By By Anoush Rima Tatevossian May 20, 2016
The first ever World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), will take place next week, on 23 - 24 May, in Istanbul, Turkey. More than 5,000 people, including political and business leaders, aid organisations and...

A Look at the Gender Distribution of Tweets about Global Development

By Becky Band Jain and René Clausen Nielsen May 19, 2016
Moments after the Sustainable Development Goals were adopted, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon said, “these Goals are a blueprint for a better future. Now we must use the goals to transform the...

Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities Kicks-Off in Southeast Asia

By Yulistina Riyadi May 2, 2016
The Government of the Republic of Korea, UNDP Asia and the Pacific and the United Nations Global Pulse are happy to launch the 2016 Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities and Urban Communities....