High-Level Meeting on the Establishment of Pulse Lab Jakarta

By Anoush Rima Tatevossian Nov 30, 2011
 On 19 November, 2011 United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon met with Indonesia’s Minister for National Development Planning, Dr. Armida S. Alisjahbana and other Government...
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Phase 2 of Translator Gator Wraps Up

By Yulistina Riyadi and Felicia Vacarelu Aug 7, 2017
Phase 2 of Translator Gator language game, which UN Global Pulse developed to support disaster management and humanitarian efforts, closed on 31 July -- exactly 100 days since it was launched. More...

Gender In Financial Inclusion: What Can We Learn From Microfinance Data?

By Pulse Lab Jakarta Aug 4, 2017
Pulse Lab Jakarta and the UN Capital Development Fund SWIFT Programme worked to analyse anonymised financial records from four financial service providers in Cambodia in order to investigate the...

UN Global Pulse and GSMA announce release of Mobile Data for Social Good report

By Global Pulse Jun 29, 2017
‘The State of Mobile Data for Social Good’ report was released today during an event hosted at Vodafone in New York. The publication is a collaboration between UN Global Pulse and the...

Finding the balance: Right to privacy and the drive to innovate in the UN

By Robert Kirkpatrick, Mila Romanoff, Gina Lucarelli, Jens Wandel May 3, 2017
This article was originally published in the website of the United Nations Development Group (UNDG). Access it here. It is now more and more accepted that big data (distinguished by higher...