UN Global PulseAnnual Report2020 Download Annual Report Download the full report as a pdf file UN Global Pulse is the UN Secretary-General’s initiative on digital innovation. We are funded entirely through voluntary contributions from UN Member States, foundations and private sector entities. Our role, much as the innovation landscape, is fluid which means we continuously reposition
Pulse Lab New York, established in 2009, serves as the Headquarters of Global Pulse and is the thought-leadership, global partnerships, and knowledge-sharing hub for the network of Pulse Labs.
Our team in New York works closely with UN agencies and government counterparts to get a better understanding of the policy and implementation issues they are grappling with and explore how new data sources can provide useful insights that support decision making.
Our multidisciplinary team is made up of data scientists, engineers, designers, social scientists, communication experts, and data privacy and legal experts, who work together with development and humanitarian actors to prototype and implement innovation programmes.
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News, thoughts and ideas about big data and AI, data privacy and ethics from the lab in New York. Read posts from the whole network on the blog.
Leading academics and data scientists from Durham University, UN Global Pulse (UNGP), WHO, UNHCR, and OCHA; as well as academics from Public Health England, London
UN Global Pulse works with partners to deliver data-driven solutions to development, humanitarian, peace and human rights challenges. Some are digital products to empower our
Combining data modeling with collaboration across United Nations (UN) organizations to predict and anticipate future scenarios for Venezuelan refugee movement into Brazil.
Below you can find the newest digital tools and microsites from Pulse Lab New York. For more, go to the microsites & tools page.
The New York Team
Ayham Al Maleh
Data Privacy Research Analyst
AI and Digital Rights Fellow
AI Research Fellow
Multimedia and Visual Communications Intern
Artificial Intelligence Researcher
Chief Data Scientist
Data Privacy Specialist
René Clausen Nielsen
Data Innovation Strategist
Big Data Engineer
AI and Data Science Fellow