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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity.

Big Data for Migration: Promises and Challenges

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Watch this webinar featuring MIT Professor Alex ‘Sandy’ Pentland, Academic Director of Data-Pop Alliance, who directs the MIT Media Lab Human Dynamics group and Entrepreneurship Program, among other initiatives at MIT, where he also holds affiliations at the School of E

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The webinar featured Rebecca Furst-Nichols (Deputy Director) and Bapu Vaitla (Fellow) from Data2X, a collaborative technical and advocacy initiative hosted by the United Nations Foundation that works to improve production and use of global gender data.

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This webinar, featuring Dr. Nuria Oliver, introduced a novel approach to predicting crime in a geographic space from multiple data sources, particularly from mobile phones and demographics.

Big Data: What is it and how can it contribute to Sustainable Development

This webinar featured Dr. Emmanuel Letouzé, Director and Co-Founder of Data-Pop Alliance and Visiting Scholar at the MIT Media Lab.

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Featuring Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary of UN Climate Change, this webinar highlighted the key outcomes from COP23, including with respect to the negotiations and the implementation of the Paris Climate Change Agreement.

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The Momentum for Change initiative is spearheaded by UN Climate Change to shine a light on some of the most innovative, scalable and replicable examples of what people are doi

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Non-Party Stakeholders are essential in the global effort to realise the goals of the Paris Climate Change Agreement. Wide-ranging cross-sectoral partnerships will be fundamental for nations to fulfil their objectives.