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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Translator Gator: Phase I Wrap Up

By Yulistina Riyadi & Imaduddin Amin Jun 30, 2016
UN Global Pulse recently finished the Phase I implementation of Translator Gator, a language game that builds taxonomies for research initiatives. Hundreds of people from across Indonesia engaged...

Winners of the Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities and Urban Communities Announced

By Yulistina Riyadi Jun 28, 2016
In early May Pulse Lab Jakarta launched the Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities and Urban Communities. Following a one month sprint, the competition received 271 proposals from across...

Analytics in real time can help monitor the quality of public service delivery

By Pulse Lab Kampala Jun 15, 2016
Pulse Lab Kampala is collaborating closely with the Ugandan government on various projects to monitor the quality of public service delivery in real-time as Uganda has prioritized monitoring and...

Postal network’s global big data can be key to understanding nations’ wellbeing

By UN Global Pulse Jun 3, 2016
Analyzing global flows of postal items in an international physical network can provide critical insights into measuring national development with big data, plugging the gaps where data from digital...