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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Teaming up with Academia to Accelerate Local Innovations

By Pulse Lab Kampala Jan 27, 2016
Pulse Lab Kampala is always looking for win-win collaborations, with government agencies, the private sector as well as the academic world. To enable several of the tools and projects underway at...

Translator Gator: A Language Game for Research

By Yulistina Riyadi & Lalitia Apsari Jan 24, 2016
Today Pulse Lab Jakarta launches Translator Gator, a new language game to support research initiatives in Indonesia. Players can earn phone credit by translating words between English and six common...

New Big Data Tool to Help Policymakers Preserve Biodiversity

By Pulse Lab Kampala Dec 28, 2015
Conserving forests and other ecosystems is one of the 17 Global Goals that make up the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. As the climate negotiations (COP21) in Paris came to a...

#HackGov: Collaborative Innovation for the SDGs in Indonesia

By Lody Andrian & Daniel Oscar Baskoro Dec 15, 2015
In late November more than 250 people participated in a seminar and innovation challenge under the theme #HackGov: Empowering Indonesia. The Ministry of National Planning and Development (Bappenas),...