We are offering $5,000 seed funding to members of our Community to explore a new collaborative initiative on the use of citizen-generated data for SDG and/or climate change commitment monitoring. The project should focus on how citizen-generated data (CGD) can support monitoring and accountability of the sustainable development goals (SDGs) and/or the UNFCCC climate change […]
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The current excitement around the role of data in supporting the delivery of the sustainable development agenda is in itself revolutionary. A few years ago the discussions were limited to a few organisations directly dealing with data. More encouraging now is the flurry of activities in-country by data enthusiasts to mobilise government, civil society, donors, […]
DataShift Review of Official and Citizen-Generated Gender Data (CGD) for SDGs Monitoring In Kenya and Tanzania, DataShift seeks to demonstrate concretely how multiple sources of data, particularly citizen-generated data (CGD), can be harnessed to monitor sustainable development goals (SDGs) progress, while building the interest, capacity and collaboration of civil society in generating and using data […]
Join us on 12 September at 9am EDT / 2pm BST / 4pm EAT (additional timezones) for a DataShift community call on mobility solutions for sustainable cities. Ma3Route CEO, Stéphane Eboko, will share the organisation’s experiences in improving the commutes of their app users, by providing real-time information on traffic in Kenya. With 500,000 active […]
On 25 April 2015, an earthquake measuring 7.8 on the magnitude scale struck Nepal, a major aftershock occurring on 12 May. These massive quakes killed more than 8800 people, injured over 21,000, damaged nine million homes and pushed 2.5% – 3.5% of the population back into poverty. In the wake of these devastating earthquakes […]
After an exciting workshop in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania this past weekend, the Data Roadmap on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) kicks off in Nairobi, Kenya today. The Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD) in collaboration with the Office of the Deputy President of Kenya are convening a global network of governments, NGOs, businesses, and […]