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137 Call Detail Records for National Statistics Challenge to mine mobile phone data for valuable insights into different sectors of a country. ... Orange
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153 RFID Technology in Healthcare RFID technology deployed to replace old paper record systems in healthcare facilities. A new system - in which each pati ... Inmarsat
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171 Cell Phone Metadata for Post-Disaster Population Movement Tracking This post-earthquake geospatial study from Haiti is an example of the practical use of Big Data that can be applicable t ... Karolinska Institute
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199 AIDR: Artificial Intelligence for Disaster Response AIDR is a platform designed to perform automatic classification of crisis-related microblog communications. ... Qatar Computing Research Institute
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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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226 Containing the Ebola outbreak - the potential and challenge of mobile network data Flowminder analyzed a number of existing data sources from national census microdata samples, mobile phone call detail r ... flowminder.org
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236 mTRAC - Real-Time Stock Management of Medicine Real-time data to reduce malaria death through enhanced stock management and consumption of medicine. UNICEF and WHO sup ... Uganda Ministry of Health
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252 The Humanitarian Data Exchange The Humanitarian Data Exchange (HDX) is an open platform for sharing data, launched in July 2014. The goal of HDX is to ... The Humanitarian Data Exchange
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278 KoBoToolbox - Field Data Collection Tools KoBoToolbox is a suite of tools for field data collection for use in challenging environments. Quickly collecting reliab ... Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
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293 OpenEMIS OpenEMIS is an UNESCO initiative that deploys a high-quality, royalty-free Education Management Information System (EMIS ... UNESCO
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324 Ebola and Mobile Phone Metadata This study outlines the utility of mobile phone records for understanding human mobility in the context of the Ebola, an ... Harvard School of Public Health
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339 Flood Risk Assessment Using a Time Series of Satellite Images In this article, the use of time series of satellite imagery to flood hazard mapping and flood risk assessment is presen ... Space Research Institute NASU-SSAU
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156 Electronic Elections Satellite phone technology to support the conduction of fully electronic elections, especially of polling data from rura ... Inmarsat
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135 Open-Source Mobile Message Platform FrontlineSMS is an open-source messaging platform designed to support engagement needs. The core functionality of the ap ... FrontlineSMS
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145 Alternative Donor Funding Model The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC), based in Nairobi, Kenya and the Center for Global Development ... African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC), Center for Global Development (CDG)
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146 Panel survey using mobile phones Paper on two pilot projects using mobile phones for high frequency data collection. As mobile phone ownership rates have ... World Bank
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150 Harmonized Governance, Peace & Security Statistics Harmonization of regional governance, peace and security statistics via common household survey and administrative data ... African Union Commission
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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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167 Harmonizing Monitoring - Food and Nutrition Security A study to explore whether the data from the World Food Program and UNICEF are compatible, allowing for integrated and r ... UN Global Pulse
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169 Qualitative Analytical Framework for Mobile Phone Surveys A survey to develop a qualitative analytical framework for early detection of impacts and shifting patterns of vulnerabi ... UN Global Pulse
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172 Monitoring Deforestation - Surui Carbon Project Analysis and visualization of geo-coded data from distributed handheld devices on deforestation. The project aims is to ... Paiter Surui
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174 DataShift - Promoting Citizen-Generated Data DataShift is an initiative that builds the capacity and confidence of civil society organisations to produce and use cit ... CIVICUS
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175 Opendatamonitor A platform to analyze and visualize open data from multiple sources with harmonized metadata available. OpenDataMonitor ... Opendatamonitor
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178 biNu - Mobile Survey Platform Rewards survey platform with over 3 million active users in Africa, Asia and Latin America. biNu has large panels based ... binu
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183 Jana - Mobile Survey Platform Jana is the world’s largest compensation platform that can touch more than 3.48 million mobile phone users. ... jana.com
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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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186 Innovation Network - Innovation Labs The labs allow UNICEF to convene dynamic, new partners around specific local issues—and, importantly, allow the solution ... UNICEF
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191 Statistical Data and Metadata Exchange SDMX SDMX aims to ensure that metadata always come along with the data, making the information immediately understandable and ... SDMX
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192 National Data Archive (NADA) NADA are online archives that provide information on conditions and procedures for accessing the microdata and its metad ... Accelerated Data Program (ADP)
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193 Generic Statistical Information Model (GSIM) GSIM is a reference framework of internationally agreed definitions, attributes and relationships that describe the piec ... United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
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194 Generic Statistical Business Process Model (GSBPM) The GSBPM describes and defines the set of business processes needed to produce official statistics. It provides a stand ... United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
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195 Data Documentation Initiative (DDI) The Data Documentation Initiative (DDI) is an effort to create an international standard for describing data from the so ... DDI Alliance
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196 Common Statistical Production Architecture (CSPA) The Common Statistical Production Architecture is a framework about statistical services to create an agreed top-level d ... United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
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198 European Census Hub The European Census Hub provides the public with access to detailed and comparable Census results for all EU Member Stat ... Eurostat
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201 CAPI using Tablets A CAPI system that leverages private cloud technology, broadband transmission, and use of Apple iPads for data entry. Bu ... United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS),
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208 Analyzing Malaria with Satellite Data A study creating high spatiotemporal resolution maps of malaria risk, focusing on urban and peri-urban areas and predic ... UN Women
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211 Measuring Health using mHealth Data Using mHealth data, levels of utilization of maternal health, reproductive health services and the incidence of key illn ... UN Women
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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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227 Web Surveys for Offline Rural Communities Hybrid of web surveys and the enumerator assisted conventional field data collection to improve data collection efficien ... Tana and Athi Rivers Development Authority, Nairobi, Kenya
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232 Mobile Birth Registration Mobile phones can simplify basic administrative tasks such as birth registrations. Mobile phones can be used by regional ...
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234 Automated Verbal Autopsy Automated verbal autopsy is the automated analysis of standardized questionnaires aimed at relatives of deceased persons ... World Health Organization
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244 Web-based CRVS Database The CRVS Database can help staff at all levels to produce and receive timely reports, to reduce the workload and to impr ... Ministry of Health of Cambodia, Ministry of Interior of Cambodia
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245 Online Birth Registration People can easily send their birth application to Registrar online and follow up the status of BR application. Anyone ca ... Local Government Division of the Government of Bangladesh
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257 Digitization of Clinical Records Real-time biosurveillance program pilot tested in India & Sri Lanka for 2 years: The system digitizes all patient clinic ... LIRNEasia
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259 Magpi Magpi provides real-time data collection and syncing, improved data quality, while removing paper from the process. Fiel ... Magpi
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261 SIPSA - A Information System for Prices in Agriculture The SIPSA is responsible for informing the daily wholesale prices of food products marketed in Colombia as well as infor ... Departamento Administrativo Nacional de Estadistica (DANE) de Colombia
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263 Electronic Census Cabo Verde has conducted as the first country on the African continent a fully electronic census using PDAs for data col ... Instituto Nacional de Estatistica Cabo Verde
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265 Tracking Illegal Fishing with Remote Sensing Pew in cooperation with SA Catapult has developed a system to monitor vessels involved illegally in fishing activities b ... The Pew Charitable Trusts
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266 Government Transparency Portal The Transparency Portal is an initiative of the Ministry of Finance of Timor-Leste to improve accountability and transpa ... Ministry of Finance of Timor-Leste
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273 Randomized control trials for policy evaluation MIT’s Poverty Action Lab (JPAL) is a network of currently over 100 affiliated professors around the world using of Rando ... JPAL Poverty Action Lab
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320 Detecting Influenza Epidemics using Search Engine Query Data This study presents a method of analysing large numbers of Google search queries to track influenza-like illness in a po ... Google Inc.
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321 Monitoring Influenza Epidemics with Search Queries This study presents a method that uses Internet search query data from Baidu to model and monitor influenza activity in ... Chinese Academy of Sciences
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309 Poverty Map from Satellite Data The study uses global satellite information to estimate national poverty levels. A global poverty map has been produced ... US Department of Commerce, NOAA National Geophysical Data Center
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331 Digital Delta Water Management The Digital Delta Initiative is a Private-Public Partnership in the Netherlands that uses big data for flood management. ... Dutch Ministry of Water
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342 Crime Prediction from Demographics and Mobile Data This paper presents a novel approach to predict crime in a geographic space from multiple data sources, in particular mo ... Università degli Studi di Trento
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350 Measuring ICT and Gender: an Assessment This report constitutes part of the efforts by the Task Group on Gender (TGG) of the Partnership on Measuring ICT for De ... UNCTAD for the Partnership on Measuring ICT for Development
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352 CRVS Digitisation Guidebook A Step-by-Step Guide to Digitising Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Processes in Low Resource Settings. The Civil ... Plan International
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Agence National de Statistique et Demographie Senegal (ANSD)

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Karolinska Institute

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Qatar Computing Research Institute

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World Bank

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flowminder.org

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Uganda Ministry of Health

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The Humanitarian Data Exchange

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Harvard Humanitarian Initiative

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Brigham and Womens Hospital

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UNESCO

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Community Systems Foundation

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Harvard School of Public Health

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Karolinska Institute, Stockholm School of Economics, Flowminder, National University of Defense Technology

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Space Research Institute NASU-SSAU

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National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine, National Technical University of Ukraine

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Inmarsat

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Brazil’s Tribunal Superior Eleitoral (Superior Electoral Court)

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FrontlineSMS

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Cambridge University’s Centre of Governance and Human Rights (CGHR)

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African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC), Center for Global Development (CDG)

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Institut National de la Statistique de Cote d’Ivoire, UNESCO, Ghana Statistical Service, UNECA, APHRC, CGD, UNECA, World Bank, FAO; INDEPTH; AUC, COMESA, Hewlett Foundation, IHME, WHO, African Union, Central Statistical Agency of Ethiopia, National Bureau of Statistics of Nigeria

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World Bank

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Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

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African Union Commission

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African Development Bank, United Nations Development Programme, African Statistical System and United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

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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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The World Food Program (WFP) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

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UN Global Pulse

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MobileActive.org

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Paiter Surui

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Intel

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CIVICUS

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The Engine Room, Wingu

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Opendatamonitor

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SYNYO GmbH (AT), Open Data Institute (UK), Athena Research and Innovation Center (GR), University of Southampton (UK), Potsdam eGovernment Competence Center (DE), City of Munich (DE), Entidad Publica Empresarial (ES)

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binu

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jana.com

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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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UNICEF

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Government, Academia, NGO, Private Sector, Young people

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SDMX

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Bank for International Settlements (BIS), European Central Bank (ECB), Eurostat, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), World Bank

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Accelerated Data Program (ADP)

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Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), PARIS21, World Bank

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United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)

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Australia, Canada, Eurostat, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Republic of Korea, Slovenia

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United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)

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Eurostat, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

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DDI Alliance

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United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)

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Australia, Canada, Eurostat, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Republic of Korea, Slovenia

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Eurostat

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EU member states NSOs

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United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS),

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UN Women

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Getlio Vargas Foundation, Amazon Malaria Initiative

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UN Women

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mHealth Alliance, World Health Organization

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UK Office for National Statistics

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Tana and Athi Rivers Development Authority, Nairobi, Kenya

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Beatrice W. Gichohi

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World Health Organization

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Ministry of Health of Cambodia, Ministry of Interior of Cambodia

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Local Government Division of the Government of Bangladesh

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LIRNEasia

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Carnegie Mellon University

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Magpi

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Departamento Administrativo Nacional de Estadistica (DANE) de Colombia

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Ministerio de Agricultura y Desarrollo Rural MADR

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Instituto Nacional de Estatistica Cabo Verde

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The Pew Charitable Trusts

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Satellite Application Catapult

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Ministry of Finance of Timor-Leste

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JPAL Poverty Action Lab

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Over 115 professors worldwide

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Google Inc.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Chinese Academy of Sciences

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Boston Children’s Hospital

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US Department of Commerce, NOAA National Geophysical Data Center

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University of Denver, University of Colorado, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

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Dutch Ministry of Water

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Delfland Local Water Authority, Deltares Science Institute, University of Delft, IBM

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Università degli Studi di Trento

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Telefonica I+D, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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UNCTAD for the Partnership on Measuring ICT for Development

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Task Group on Measuring ICT and Gender of the Partnership on Measuring ICT for Development: UNCTAD, ITU, UNESCO Institute for Statistics, ILO, UNESCAP, UNESCWA, Research ICT Africa, Lirneasia, Women in _x000d_ Global Science and Technology (WISAT), and the Web Foundation.

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Plan International

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APAI-CRVS UNECA AfDB Jembi Health Systems

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