The Power of Big Data & Global Pulse Research (VIDEO)

By Anoush Rima Tatevossian Jan 17, 2012
  How do you find indicators for changes human well-being in “big data”? How do you know which “digital signals” are relevant enough to warrant further investigation? These questions are at the...
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UN and Dataminr partner to use artificial intelligence for humanitarian response

By UN Global Pulse May 28, 2019
(New York and Geneva, 28 May 2019) UN Global Pulse and Dataminr, the leading AI platform for first response, today announced a partnership at the AI for Good Global Summit in...

Nowcasting Inflation to Understand Indonesia's Economic Growth

By Pulse Lab Jakarta Apr 30, 2019
A country’s inflation rate can provide a sense of the health of its economy, or in everyday terms — when a country’s money is starting to gain or lose value. Inflation is the...

When Old Technology Meets New: How UN Global Pulse is Using Radio and AI to Leave No Voice Behind

By Repost from Anne Rosenthal, UN Foundation Apr 23, 2019
This story is a contribution by UN Global Pulse to a new series launched by the UN Foundation. The #InnovationInAction series showcases the many ways the United Nations is innovating...

UN Global Pulse's Annual Report 2018

By Felicia Vacarelu, Communications Specialist, UN Global Pulse Mar 27, 2019
Demand for UN Global Pulse’s expertise increased in 2018 with partners wanting to collaborate on innovation projects and tools, policy exploration, data protection and privacy frameworks, and...