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Exhibiting the Global Post-2015 Twitter Conversation
By René Clausen Nielsen
Sep 30, 2013
Global Pulse has partnered with the UN Millennium Campaign on a novel project that aims to shed insight on which Post-2015 relevant topics are talked most about by people on social media around the...
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...
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