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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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...