Initiatives

Data For Now - Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 at Ford Foundation. (Diane Bondareff for Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data)
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Data For Now

Looking for Partners | GPSDD Initiated
Data For Now aims to increase the use of robust methods and tools that improve the timeliness, coverage, and quality of SDG data.
  
  

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Research, Methods and Good Practices

Data for Now: Inception Workshop Summary Report

  

Partners

Ford Foundation Logo
Non-governmental Organization
Our mission has sought to reduce poverty and injustice, strengthen democratic values, promote international cooperation, and advance human achievement.
UK Aid from the British people
Government
The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty, building a safer, healthier, more prosperous world for all of us which is firmly in the UK’s national interest.
Open Knowledge Nepal Logo
Non-governmental Organization
Open Knowledge Nepal's mission is to use the value of open data and open knowledge to create opportunities in Nepal for sustainable development.
Asian Development Bank ADB Logo
Multilateral Organization
The Asian Development Bank assists its members, and partners, by providing loans, technical assistance, grants, and equity investments to promote social and economic development.
Individual Deprivation Measure Logo
Non-governmental Organization
The Individual Deprivation Measure is a new individual-level, gender-sensitive, measure of multidimensional poverty.
HelpAge International Logo
Non-governmental Organization
HelpAge International is a global network of organizations promoting the rights of all older people to lead dignified, healthy and secure lives.
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre logo
Non-governmental Organization
The Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) is the leading source of information and analysis on internal displacement. By telling the story of internal displacement, we keep the issue and the plight of internally displaced people high on the global agenda.
Institute for State Effectiveness - ISE Logo
Non-governmental Organization
The Institute for State Effectiveness works on pathways for economic development, peace, and stability within countries and across regions.
Public Affairs Centre - Committed to good governance
Non-governmental Organization
Public Affairs Centre (PAC) in Bangalore, India, is a not-for-profit organization established in 1994, dedicated to improving the quality of governance.
United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Pacific ESCAP Logo
Multilateral Organization
The Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, one of the five regional commissions of the United Nations, works to overcome some of the region’s greatest challenges by providing results-oriented projects, technical assistance, and capacity building to member States.
Athena Infonomics Logo
Private sector
Athena Infonomics is a policy research and development analytics firm focusing on strengthening the use of data and social science research to solve development and inclusive growth issues worldwide.
The Asia Foundation Logo
Non-governmental Organization
The Asia Foundation works to improves lives, expands opportunities, and helps societies flourish across a dynamic and developing Asia.
Millennium Challenge Corporation - United States of America
Government
The Millennium Challenge Corporation is an independent U.S. Government agency working to reduce global poverty through economic growth. Created in 2004, MCC provides time-limited grants and assistance to poor countries that meet rigorous standards for good governance, from fighting corruption to respecting democratic rights.
People's Action for Learning Network - PAL Network Logo
Non-governmental Organization

Dell Ups Circuit Diagram Recently, PAL Network members designed and implemented the International Common Assessment of Numeracy (ICAN) across 13 countries using a common tool. ICAN is an open-source, robust and easy-to-use assessment tool, available in 11 languages, that offers international comparability of results aligned to SDG 4.1.1 (a).

The study aimed to demonstrate proof of concept in two ways:

Kathmandu Living Labs KLL Logo
Non-governmental Organization
Kathmandu Living Labs is one of the leading civic-tech organizations in Nepal that develops web and mobile technology to connect data, technology, and people in Nepal, and conducts research to bridge the science-to-society gap, working mainly in open maps, disaster management, governance, and civic engagement.
TolaData Logo
Private sector
TolaData is an end-to-end program management and M&E platform designed specifically for NGOs working in complex environments, bridging the gap between mobile data collection, indicator tracking, and project management based on the sector standards of PMDPro.
Restless Development Logo
Non-governmental Organization
Young people have powerful voices. We are here to make sure their voices are heard.
Southern Voice Logo
Academic / Research Institution
Southern Voice is a network of 59 think tanks from the Global South that come together to inform the global dialogue on the SDGs.
Local Interventions Group Logo - Data-Driven Development
Non-governmental Organization
Local Interventions Group is working with affordable innovation and data-driven solutions for smarter governance.
CBM Global
Non-governmental Organization
CBM Global works alongside persons with disabilities in the world’s poorest places to fight poverty and exclusion and transform lives.
IDEAS For Us Logo
Non-governmental Organization
IDEAS For Us develops, funds, and scales solutions that solve the world’s most pressing environmental challenges.