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Seizing Opportunity for Gender Equality: How Women Are Driving Data for Social Impact
Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at 6am PT / 9am ET / 2pm GMT / 7:30pm 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.
Senior Data Science Officer
Will play a key role in building up the capacity of the Statistics and Data Innovation (SDI) Unit by developing and applying data science tools and methods to leverage non-traditional, high frequency data for development research.
Provided by Asian Development Bank
This role sits within the Data Solutions team and will be directly engaged with the development, deployment and maintenance of AI products that will drive positive social impact around the world.
Provided by Patrick J. McGovern Foundation
Graphic/Data Visualization Designer
Collects and analyzes data from multiple data sets and sources to create visualizations to assist and convey EHF’s work to improve community health in an intuitive, informative, and compelling way to a wide variety of audiences.
Provided by The Episcopal Health Foundation
Chief Technology Officer
The ideal candidate is experienced across a broad range of engineering tools, technologies and platforms, with deep expertise in software architecture and modern software engineering best practices.
Provided by Charity Navigator
Assistant Data Analyst
Support team members with data cleaning from primary or secondary sources and maintaining databases/data systems
Provided by United Nations
Request for Proposals on Data Privacy | Digital Credit Observatory Fall 2022
This RFP is focused on funding original research on questions related to data privacy in the context of digital financial services (DFS) in low- and middle-income countries.
Provided by Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA)
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
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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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