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data.org is a platform for partnerships to build the field of data for social impact. We work with organizations from all over the world to increase the use of data in order to improve the lives of millions of people.
News and Thought Leadership
Explore thought leadership, announcements and recent news about data.org and our partners.
Workforce Wanted: One Year of Growing Global Data Talent
Thursday, June 29 at 6am PDT / 9am EDT / 1pm GMT / 6:30pm IST
Harnessing the Power of Data
Inclusive Growth and Recovery Challenge Impact Report
These awardees show the range of opportunities that exist to use data to drive social impact for workers, entrepreneurs, and communities.
Stories from the field demonstrate the tangible and global impact of the data for social impact community.
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We’re sharing underrepresented individuals’ overlooked stories in data to highlight the need for and benefit of gender diversity in data.
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Take a look at some funding and career opportunities in the data for social Impact community.
Data Officer, Sudan
Lead the production of analysis products, including the preparation of research design, support in designing sampling methods, data analysis plans, data collection tools, data cleaning scripts and processes, analysis scripts, analysis outputs and (as relevant) production of web maps and information management systems.
Provided by IMPACT Initiatives
This position will join the team’s Data Scientist and Cloud Engineer as a Data Practice technical lead, providing a combination of data engineering instruction, mentorship, and guidance to nonprofits seeking to explore the value of integrating advanced data tools and approaches into their work.
Provided by Patrick J. McGovern Foundation
African Communities Together (ACT) seeks an experienced Data Manager to support the organization’s campaigns and programs.
Provided by African Communities Together (ACT)
The William H. Gates Sr. Fellowship
Approximately five fellows will be selected for our two-year program to explore data from human studies and make new discoveries in the Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD) field.
Provided by The Alzheimer’s Disease Data Initiative (AD Data Initiative)
Scholarships for Coursera Courses in Nigeria
Links to several scholarship opportunities for Coursera in Nigeria.
Provided by National Information Technology Development Agency of Nigeria
Coordinator, Data 2x
The Coordinator will support the execution of activities for Data2X, a technical and advocacy platform dedicated to improving the quality, availability, and use of gender data to make a practical difference in the lives of women and girls worldwide.
Provided by United Nations Foundation
The data.org Resource Library features guides for overviews of specific topics in data, curated resources, and a variety of opportunities to help social impact organizations through their data journey.
Data Maturity Assessment
Start your data journey here.
This tool offers a pulse check, helping you measure and understand where your organization stands in your data journey today and connecting you with the tools and resources you need to move forward.
At data.org, we are placing bold bets to deploy the power of data science to solve some of society’s biggest challenges, from the pandemic, to climate change, from social justice to financial inclusion. Our global engagement with philanthropy, academia, technology, and social impact organizations focuses on leveraging existing partnerships and forging new ones to build the field of data science for social impact, together.Danil Mikhailov, Ph.D. Executive Director data.org
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