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140 Big Data Sandbox This project is a collaborative approache to the new challenges of using Big Data sources for official statistics. It ha ... United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
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158 Relating Tweets to Inflation A project monitoring Twitter conversations to understand how conversation volume trends relate to world events, here foo ... UN Global Pulse
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159 Advocacy Monitoring with Twitter Text mining study of all public tweets between 2009 and 2013 as a monitoring effort of women's and children's health. Us ... UN Global Pulse
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161 Understanding the Global SDG Conversation Visualizing social media to show what key issues relevant to the SDGs people talk about. Global Pulse is working to demo ... UN Global Pulse
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162 Social Media for Unemployment Monitoring This research investigates whether and how social media and other online user-generated content could enrich understandi ... UN Global Pulse
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185 Social Media Data for Attitude Analysis - Contraception In this pilot project, data from Facebook and a UNICEF platform is used to understand trends in conversation related to ... UN Global Pulse
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200 Analyzing Migration with Twitter Geolocated data is used for the analysis of human mobility. Twitter data allows to look at migrations with a perspective ... Queens College
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205 Women’s Mental Health and Social Media A study in which researches mine social media feeds for indicators of mental disorders. ... UN Women
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206 Cultural Gender Attitudes and Social Media To analyze social media sentiment about women’s rights and gender equality across countries and over time. ... UN Women
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207 Measuring Political Engagement with Twitter To assess the relative degree to which women are discussing and engaged with political issues using social media. A vari ... UN Women
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212 Sentiment Analysis using Crowdsourcing Data In this study an existing crowdsourcing dataset is used to depict women’s political sentiments about pre-specified subje ... UN Women
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220 Open Transport Open Transport empowers resource-constrained transport agencies to collect high-quality transport data with minimal eff ... World Bank
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223 The ONS Big Data Project The project tries to understand the impact that big data may have on our statistical processes and outputs. The high lev ... UK Office for National Statistics
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237 Ureport U-Report is a free SMS-based system that allows young people to speak out about what's happening in communities across t ... UNICEF
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240 Disaster Risk Reduction With Crowdsourced Data UNICEF, The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Public Laboratory for Open Technology and Science, and Innovative Sup ... UNICEF
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250 HealthMap - Disease Outbreak Monitoring with Webscraping HealthMap brings together disparate data sources, including online news aggregators, eyewitness reports, expert-curated ... Boston Children's Hospital
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295 Map Kibera Map Kibera is an organization in Kenya that works in the Kibera slum in Nairobi to gather citizen data and share data ar ... Map Kibera Trust
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296 Open Schools Kenya Open Schools Kenya is about making citizen data, official data, and any other data source about a school easy to combine ... Map Kibera Trust
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313 Nowcasting Food Prices This project explored how Twitter data can be used to ‘nowcast’ or provide real-time food prices. Pulse Lab Jakarta coll ... UN Global Pulse
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322 Detecting Influenza Epidemics using Twitter This study mines Twitter messages in order to detect outbreaks and early spreads of influenza. With the recent rise in p ... University of Tokyo
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327 Analyzing Public Health with Twitter The study uses health related tweets to track illnesses over time, to measure behavioural risk factors, to localize illn ... John Hopkins University
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328 Measuring Vaccine Confidence with Webscraping The study shows that real-time monitoring and analysis of vaccine concerns over time and location could help immunisatio ... London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
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329 Assessing Vaccination Sentiments with Social Media The researchers use publicly available data from Twitter to measure the evolution and distribution of sentiments towards ... Penn State University
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330 Monitoring HIV Outcomes with Social Media The study suggests the feasibility of using social networking data as a method for evaluating and detecting Human immuno ... University of California
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345 Characterizing Subjective Well-Being with Twitter The language used in tweets from 1,300 different US counties was found to be predictive of the subjective well-being of ... University of Pennsylvania
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160 Improving Access to Finance A study exploring what new sources of digital data, and methods for analysis, could be helpful in answering the question ... UN Global Pulse
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180 Ushahidi - Crowd-Sourced Data Management A data management system that rapidly collects data from the crowd and visualizes what happened, when and where. ... Ushahidi
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132 Geocoded Subnational Crowdsourcing This subnationally geocoded dataset covers Rounds one through six of Afrobarometer’s surveys in 37 African countries bet ... Afrobarometer
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184 Demographic Explorer for Climate Adaptation (DECA) The DECA is an online tool using population data, environmental data, and other social-economic survey data for climate ... UNFPA
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225 Flowminder research Flowminder Foundation is a registered non-profit with a mission to improve public health outcomes by working with NGOs a ... flowminder.org
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United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)

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OECD, Eurostat and NSOs

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UN Global Pulse

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Indonesian Ministry for Development Planning; Crimson Hexagon

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UN Global Pulse

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Every Woman Every Child, United Nations Foundation, Crimson Hexagon

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UN Global Pulse

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UN Millennium Campaign

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UN Global Pulse

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SAS

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UN Global Pulse

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UNFPA

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Queens College

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Qatar Computing Research Institute, Stanford University

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UN Women

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Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI), Getúlio Vargas Foundation (Brazil)

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UN Women

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Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI)

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UN Women

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Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI)

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UN Women

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UNICEF Uganda, IBM Research, other UNICEF country offices

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World Bank

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UK Office for National Statistics

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UNICEF

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brac, IBM

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UNICEF

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Massacusetts Institute of Technology

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Boston Children's Hospital

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Map Kibera Trust

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Open Street Map

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Map Kibera Trust

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Development Gateway, GroundTruth, Feedback Labs

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UN Global Pulse

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Indonesian Ministry of National Planning and Development, UN World Food Programme

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University of Tokyo

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National Institute of Biomedical Innovation

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John Hopkins University

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London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

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Royal Institute of International Affairs

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Penn State University

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University of California

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Virginia Tech

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University of Pennsylvania

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Michigan State University

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UN Global Pulse

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USAID Development Credit Authority

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Ushahidi

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Afrobarometer

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AidData

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UNFPA

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Governments, NGOs at Global and National Level, Academia and the Private Sector

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flowminder.org

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