The Humanitarian Data Exchange (HDX) aims to accelerate data flows in the humanitarian sector and reduce the time between data collection and decision making. What if accessing data generated with mobile tools like KoBoToolbox was easier and faster? How would users of KoBo and HDX benefit from the integration of these two systems? CONTINUE READING
In 2016, the International Organization for Migration’s Missing Migrants Project recorded the deaths of nearly 7,500 migrants, more than 5,000 of whom perished in the Mediterranean. The number of migrant deaths across most regions of the world is rising and the Missing Migrants Project is the only effort to collect this data worldwide.
We are hiring a Manager for the HDX Data Lab in Nairobi, Kenya. The Data Lab serves as a front line, in-person service to the HDX platform. We started the Nairobi Lab in 2014 with a focus on providing data services to partners and helping the humanitarian community connect data from across the region. CONTINUE READING