In this Briefing on Country Level Monitoring of SDGs we share experiences from DataShift’s deep-dive on SDG 5 (achieve gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls) in Kenya and Tanzania. Our work in the region shows that the manifestation of gender equality within the community is directly linked to government service delivery and women’s […]
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On 12 September, Ma3Route CEO, Stephane Eboko shared the organisations’ experiences in improving the commutes of their application users, by providing real-time information on traffic in Kenya. Ma3Route is a mobile, web and SMS platform that crowdsources transport data and provides users with information on traffic, matatu (referring to public transport minibuses in Nairobi) directions […]
We are excited to announce the winner of the DataShift Community Seed Funding Challenge. Congratulations to Data Labe – Observatório de Favelas do Rio de Janeiro and Casa Fluminense, who submitted a project proposal of an online data-generating platform, which will allow people to map and flag areas where there are open sewers, rubbish accumulation […]
Ofrecemos una financiación inicial de U$S 5000 para miembros de nuestra comunidad. El objetivo es volver realidad una iniciativa de datos generados por los ciudadanos que esté en sintonía con la supervisión de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (ODS) y/o los compromisos sobre el cambio climático. El Proyecto deberá centrarse en cómo los datos generados […]
Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data (GPSDD) Revolution Roadmaps Toolkit In 2015, the UN High Level Panel on the post-2015 Development Agenda appointed by UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, first expressed the need for a “data revolution for sustainable development”. However, in order for countries around the world to embrace this data revolution it is essential to […]
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 […]