Global Pulse Recognized as 2013 Computerworld Honors Laureate

By Global Pulse Jun 4, 2013
  Washington, DC, 4 June 2012 - UN Global Pulse has been named by the Computerworld Honors Program as a 2013 Laureate.  The program, founded in 1988 by International Data Group (IDG) and...
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Twitter and UN Global Pulse Announce Data Partnership

By Anoush Rima Tatevossian Sep 23, 2016
(Friday 23 September, New York) Twitter and UN Global Pulse today announced a partnership that will provide the United Nations with access to Twitter’s data tools to support efforts to achieve...

Global Pulse at the 71st UN General Assembly

By Felicia Vacarelu and Anoush Rima Tatevossian Sep 16, 2016
World leaders are gathering this week for the 71st UN General Assembly at UN Headquarters in New York. UN Global Pulse, along with collaborators and partners, is involved in a number of side events...

Guest Post: Reflections on lessons learned from big data projects

By Guest Post by Meredith Blair Pearlman Sep 16, 2016
This guest post is a Q&A with Meredith Blair Pearlman, Evaluation and Learning Manager at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. It is Part III of a series of posts on a collaboration between...

A Big Data Exploration Project : Mining online data for insights on child marriage

By Rene Clausen Nielsen and Anoush Rima Tatevossian Sep 15, 2016
This is Part II of a series of posts on a collaboration between UN Global Pulse and the Packard Foundation. The collaboration emphasized the “learning by doing” process of designing...