The Power of Big Data & Global Pulse Research (VIDEO)

By Anoush Rima Tatevossian Jan 17, 2012
  How do you find indicators for changes human well-being in “big data”? How do you know which “digital signals” are relevant enough to warrant further investigation? These questions are at the...
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Data Innovation Mini Grants: Results and lessons learned after one year

By Andrew Thornley and Derval Usher Jan 16, 2017
*Andrew Thornley works for The Asia Foundation, and Derval Usher is the Manager of Pulse Lab Jakarta.In 2015, Pulse Lab Jakarta hosted  a Data Innovation Mini Grant competition to promote a...

Building a Big Data Research Agenda in Indonesia for 2017

By Dikara Alkarisya and Zakiya Pramestri Dec 16, 2016
Pulse Lab Jakarta recently hosted a research workshop on the data revolution for sustainable development in Indonesia. The event brought together an array of researchers and policy-makers from...

UNDP and UN Global Pulse release practical guide to designing data innovation projects

By Global Pulse Dec 7, 2016
A how-to resource for development practitioners to help advance data innovation efforts for the Sustainable Development GoalsUNDP and UN Global Pulse today released a comprehensive guide on how to...

“Big Data for Development and Humanitarian Action: Towards Responsible Governance” Report

By Mila Romanoff and Siobhan O'Shea Dec 5, 2016
In 2014, Global Pulse established a Data Privacy Advisory Group comprised of experts from public and private sector, academia and civil society from around the world. The members of the Privacy...