The Future of Humanitarian Data in Focus at World Humanitarian Summit

By By Anoush Rima Tatevossian May 20, 2016
The first ever World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), will take place next week, on 23 - 24 May, in Istanbul, Turkey. More than 5,000 people, including political and business leaders, aid organisations and...
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A Look at the Gender Distribution of Tweets about Global Development

By Becky Band Jain and René Clausen Nielsen May 19, 2016
Moments after the Sustainable Development Goals were adopted, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon said, “these Goals are a blueprint for a better future. Now we must use the goals to transform the...

Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities Kicks-Off in Southeast Asia

By Yulistina Riyadi May 2, 2016
The Government of the Republic of Korea, UNDP Asia and the Pacific and the United Nations Global Pulse are happy to launch the 2016 Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities and Urban Communities....

High-level panel discusses ways to harness data revolution inclusively & sustainably at UN General Assembly

By Felicia Vacarelu Apr 22, 2016
(New York) More than 170 world leaders, UN officials, actors, and public and private sector partners gathered this week in New York for both a High-Level Thematic Debate on Achieving the Sustainable...

Introducing the Radio Content Analysis Tool for Sustainable Development

By Pulse Lab Kampala Apr 15, 2016
Pulse Lab Kampala today launched the prototype of an innovative tool that analyzes public radio content to help decision-makers align their strategies with the priorities of Ugandan communities. For...