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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...
Winners of Data Innovation Mini Grants Announced
By Mellyana Frederika
Jun 3, 2015
Some months ago, Pulse Lab Jakarta and UNDP announced a call for entries for Data Innovation Mini Grants to help the Government of Indonesia in providing more effective services to its citizens.We...
Announcing: Data Innovation Competition for Asia Urban Issues
By Yulistina Riyadi
May 20, 2015
The ‘Big Ideas Competition for Asia Urban Issues Using Data Innovation’ is live!The Korean MSIP (Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning) is looking for students who are passionate...
Improving Data Privacy and Data Security in ICT4D: Event Recap
By Jennifer Poole
May 14, 2015
On Friday May 8th, Global Pulse hosted a workshop on data privacy and security in technology-enabled development projects and programmes, as part of a series of events about the Nine Principles for...
Guest Post: Mobile phone data analysis for disaster management
By David Pastor Escuredo and Alfredo Morales
May 11, 2015
Alfredo Morales is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the New England Complex Systems Institute. David Pastor Escuredo is a Researcher at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (BIT / itdUPM). In 2014, they...
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