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Global Pulse is collaborating with the World Health Organization (WHO) exploring how risk factors (e.g., tobacco, alcohol, diet and physical activity) of non-communicable diseases (e.g., cancer,... Read More
Project ObjectivesThe project aims to analyze online content (such as news articles, blogs, and social media) to gain new insight on public perceptions about women’s role in the workplace,... Read More
Project Overview:At the turn of the millennium the United Nations launched a global development framework known as the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Eight in total, with accompanying... Read More
Prepared for the United Nations Global Pulse team, the Future of Real-Time Report identifies key trends emerging around the capture and transmission of real-time information streams. Evolving data-... Read More
Description:The objective of this ongoing collaborative project is to experiment with new tools that can replicate the standards of traditional household surveys, in real-time on a global scale. In... Read More
With support through Global Pulse’s “Rapid Impact and Vulnerability Assessment Fund,” United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)... Read More
Under the umbrella of the Rapid Impact and Vulnerability Analysis Fund (RIVAF), Global Pulse supported a series of studies and research projects, which were undertaken by eleven UN agencies, between... Read More
Global Pulse in partnership with MobileActive.org is conducting a mobile phone survey across multiple countries including Uganda, India, Mexico, Ukraine and Iraq. The survey is being conducted via... Read More
As part of Global Pulse’s “Rapid Impact and Vulnerability Assessment Fund,” the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the International Labour Organization (ILO... Read More
The Global Pulse initiative has begun a series of consultations to solicit new and creative thinking for the development of the Global Pulse platform. As part of this series of consultations, the... Read More

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