Beyond original research, TReNDS supports emerging processes and tools and advises governments and other stakeholders on the production and use of data for development.
ON THE BLOG
December 11, 2018 – The December 2018/January 2019 edition of the Disaster Risk Reduction & Open Data Newsletter covers big data strategies to address social need, the World Bank Open Data Toolkit, and more.
December 4, 2018 – TReNDS member Jonathan Glennie is a writer and researcher on poverty and human rights, looking at the changing nature of development cooperation as global paradigms and relationships evolve.
October 29, 2018 – A recap of TReNDS’ activities at the UN World Data Forum 2018 and its own biannual meeting.
October 24, 2018 – TReNDS signs memorandum of understanding with the UAE’s Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority during the UN World Data Forum 2018.
October 19, 2018 – Local Data Action grantee project SDG in Action hosted a workshop in Belo Horizonte, Brazil on October 8.
October 11, 2018 – For the 2018-2019 LDA-SI microgrant program, the City of Los Angeles is partnering with local academic institutions to strategically incorporate the SDGs into its plans, projects, partnerships, and budgets
October 3, 2018 – At Data Day 2018, TReNDS shed light on the gap between local and national SDG monitoring efforts.
September 27, 2018 – TReNDS and GPSDD launch a series of case studies on the return on data investments.
September 19, 2018 – As the 73rd UN General Assembly kicks off in New York, Jonathan Glennie reflects on how making data central to its mission would make the UN more relevant than ever.
September 18, 2018 – Movimento Nossa BH, 2018-2019 LDA-SI grantee and civil society organization supporting the Belo Horizonte metropolitan region, is piloting the collection and analysis of data for metropolitan planning.