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Engaging citizens to collect daily food prices in rural Indonesia – a proof of concept project
By Derval Usher
Aug 31, 2015
Pulse Lab Jakarta has just wrapped up the first phase of a food security monitoring deployment in collaboration with Premise and in close cooperation with World Food Programme & Food and...
HackJak Winners Announced!
By Cindy Abigail Colondam, Daniel Oscar Baskoro, and Putu Lumina Mentari
Aug 27, 2015
After a great competition, the winners of #HACKJAK 2015 were finally announced on Tuesday 18th August 2015 just after Indonesia's Independence Day at Balai Kota, the Governor’s office in...
Big Data for Development in Action: the Global Pulse Project Series
By Miguel Luengo-Oroz
Jul 9, 2015
The Global Pulse Project Series showcases data innovation projects carried out with our partners across the network of Pulse Labs in New York, Jakarta and Kampala. The projects have been documented...
Winners of the Big Ideas Competition for Urban Issues Announced
By Yulistina Riyadi
Jul 7, 2015
In May we launched the Big Ideas Competition for Asia Urban Issues Using Data Innovation. Following a four week sprint, we received 208 proposals from data innovators based in India, Indonesia, Korea...
Guest Post: Data For Good, Challenges of Combining all that Data
By Guest Post by JoAnn Stonier
Jun 18, 2015
This guest post was written by JoAnn C. Stonier, EVP/Chief Information Governance & Privacy Officer for MasterCard Worldwide. She has been recognized as an expert in the field of financial...
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