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Pulse Lab Kampala Grand Opening

(Kampala, Uganda) In the context of Uganda’s leadership in setting the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals, the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Uganda is hosting an event to formally mark the public opening of the

SIDA DevTalks: Why all development actors should join the Data Revolution

(Stockholm, Sweden) The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) is hosting a half-day event focused on the call for a Data Revolution for Sustainable Development.

Pulse Lab Kampala: New Year, New Projects

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by Paula Hidalgo-Sanchis
 

Interview: Lessons from Korea's 'Big Contest' - a Big Data Innovation Challenge

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Marita Kurniasari
In August 2014, the

Cartagena Data Festival

(Cartaena, Colombia) What we need is a ‘data revolution’ – a fundamental change in the depth and use of knowledge about the most marginalised people in the world, and in their ability to use this knowledge to affect transformative change.

Statistical Commission 2015

(New York, New York) The 46th session of the Statistical Commission, to be held at the United Nations Headquarters, brings together the Chief Statisticians from member states from around the world.

Data Revolution in Africa

(Addis Ababa, Ethiopia) A two-day High Level Conference for policy-makers and XYZ on setting the scene for a sustainable development agenda powered by a Data Revolution in Africa.

New partnership with Universal Postal Union showcased during Geneva TEDx talk

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Guest Post by Rheal LeBlanc
In a recent TEDx talk, Chief of Research

How a low-tech mobile app is changing the way Indonesia responds to disasters

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Guest Post by Lulu Muhammad and Gina Meutia
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60th World Statistics Conference

(Rio De Janeiro, Brazil) The International institute of Statistics is hosting the 60th World Statistics Conference, 27-31st July 2015.