Tracking and reading all of the relevant publications on climate change has become impossible, as more emerge in a single year than was previously the case over an entire, or multiple, assessment periods.
UK headquartered non-profit organization Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) supports the proactive sharing of open data to make information about agriculture and nutrition available, accessible and usable to deal with the challenge of ensuring world food security
Data from the Labour Bureau Quarterly Employment Survey shows that the rate of job creation has slowed dramatically since the last decade. The slowdown began in the final years of the UPA2 government, and has continued under the Modi government.
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has successfully developed population flow statistics for analyzing population mobility based on operational data from the company's nationwide mobile network in Japan.
AI can be trained to identify fake news and gather data on sites that are the most prolific in peddling it—or just sloppy in their fact checking, experts say.
The benefit is that higher levels of data quality translate into faster time-to-market for activities including product profiling and pricing, and faster trade executions. The net result is that client experience has improved.
As we fall further behind the target pace, the task of ending extreme poverty by 2030 is becoming inexorably harder because we are running out of time. We should celebrate our achievements, but increasingly sound the alarm that not enough is being done, especially in Africa.
This call has been issued to support improvements where needs are continuous or recurrent, and where innovations can be readily adapted to other regions and sectors. The innovation fund is particularly targeting projects that result in data or methods for producing faster; in a more cost effective manner; at a higher resolution or granularity; or to address data gaps.
The report makes a number of detailed recommendations, and specifies actions for different stakeholder groups to enable the change required. Implementing FAIR data is a significant undertaking and requires change in terms of research culture and infrastructure provision. These are important in the context of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) and the direction for European Commission and Member State policy, but go beyond that as FAIR requires global agreements to ensure the broadest interoperability of data - beyond disciplinary and geographic boundaries.
European Commission Expert Group
Big data, NeuroTracker, réalité virtuelle : technologies et recherche scientifique s’invitent de plus en plus dans la préparation des joueurs pour améliorer les performances et prévenir les blessures.
Transcend convention with new ideas and creative approaches to problem solving - Prepare for an uncertain future: mobilizing resources using innovative methods, processes, and strategies - Apply new information management techniques to deliver breakthrough results
June 27-June 28 - Boston
Reliable regular data are key to our understanding of societies and economies, and the demands for such data are ever-increasing. But not all statistical offices and statistical systems are able to meet that demand. PARIS21, who have been working in statistical capacity development for nearly 20 years, have recently synthesised their experience into a set of guiding principles for capacity development which will be presented and discussed at the meeting. These will be of interest not just to statisticians but to all those who are working with governance and results management.
June 28 - London
From Social Media:
Riverside communities in #Indonesia are using a simple phone app to connect, form schools & learn how best to preserve their habitat. https://t.co/PhiEXrF4ng #SustainabilityEducation #GreenCitizens pic.twitter.com/Erpr2dL65J
UNESCO (@UNESCO) June 18, 2018
Over 50% of the global population is below the age of 30, and 90% of them live in emerging markets. @IFC_org & @IYFtweets #youth report launched at #IFCexchange2018 shows how businesses can better tap the energy & skills of young people. Read it here: https://t.co/ru9slqGwMr pic.twitter.com/Goe6MTRA3D
World Bank (@WorldBank) June 19, 2018
A compelling #chart w/ decades of #data about the earth. Data scientist @tkb talks about #ClimateChange in this episode of #GeekOutWithTariq. https://t.co/Tl6A4gxyBL @NOAA_ESRL @WBG_Climate pic.twitter.com/fzMgqz3wiJ
World Bank (@WorldBank) June 19, 2018