Research

Partners: UN World Food Programme (WFP), Université Catholique de Louvain, Real Impact AnalyticsSummary:This study assesses the potential use of mobile phone data as a proxy for food security... Read More
 Project Partners:UNFPA Uganda, UNICEF Summary:In Uganda teenage pregnancy is at a high level of 24%, additionally young women aged 15-24 are a high risk group for contracting HIV. ... Read More
DescriptionIn emerging markets, eight out of ten small businesses cannot access the loans they need to grow. USAID’s Development Credit Authority (DCA) helps small businesses to access capital... Read More
Description: This project finds emerging trends and organizes thematic clusters in news related to food security issues in French language media from the last 8 years using automated text analysis,... Read More
To support the international community in combating the criminal exploitation of migrants, UNODC conducted research aimed at monitoring smuggling in different regions of the world. This study,... Read More
The World Food Program (WFP) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) undertook several steps to enhance their food security and nutrition monitoring capacities in response to the high... Read More
As part of Global Pulse’s “Rapid Impact and Vulnerability Assessment Fund,” United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) conducted three case studies in Colombia, Jordan and Ethiopia with a focus on how... Read More
As part of UN Global Pulse’s “Rapid Impact and Vulnerability Assessment Fund,” UNESCO researched the implications of the global financial crisis on school conditions and resources by examining how... Read More
As part of Global Pulse’s “Rapid Impact and Vulnerability Assessment Fund,” the United Nations Platform for Space-based Information for Disaster Management and Emergency Response (UN-SPIDER) of the... Read More
As part of UN Global Pulse’s “Rapid Impact and Vulnerability Assessment Fund,” the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC) researched how crises may impact crime levels. More specifically,... Read More