Making the case for joined-up data: a data story from Kenya
Description: What are the benefits of joining up data? How could joined-up data help government departments and others monitor progress and direct future spending effectively?
In this video - the second in our series on joined-up data - we use a data story from within the Kenyan Ministry of Education to make the case for joining up data, showing how much simpler planning and analysis would be if only the data on domestic and international resources were joined-up and connected to national and international indicators.
Find out more about the Joined-up Data Standards project: www.juds.joinedupdata.org
The Joined-up Data Standards project is a joint initiative from Development Initiatives and Publish What You Fund
09 Mar 2017
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Description: This is a recording of the second session of a two-part webinar run by Development Initiatives and the International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) Secretariat to support Grand Bargain signatory organisations to use the IATI Standard to share information on their humanitarian funding and activities. The webinar is aimed at people working in policy, operations and technical functions
This session is for participants who have attended session 1 or who already have a basic understanding of IATI. It explains how data is published, the types of information required, existing publishing monitoring initiatives and what support is available to publishers.
06 Mar 2017
Description: This is a recording of the first session of a two-part webinar run by Development Initiatives and the International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) Secretariat to support Grand Bargain signatory organisations to use the IATI Standard to share information on their humanitarian funding and activities. The webinar is aimed at people working in policy, operations and technical functions
This first session was for participants wanting to understand what IATI is, how it can benefit the humanitarian community, and what it means to be an IATI publisher in terms of balancing transparency with operational, security, privacy and other concerns.
27 Feb 2017
Description: Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals have brought us a global commitment to end extreme poverty and ensure no one is left behind. For this ambition to be met, we need to know who the poorest 20% of people in the world - the P20 - are, understand their lives, and ensure they are included in progress.
15 Jan 2017
Description: This presentation by the Joined-Up Data Standards (JUDS) project showcases the vital importance of interoperable data in planning and monitoring the delivery of the Sustainable Development Goals.
To find out more about the JUDS project visit www.juds.joinedupdata.org or follow @Joinedup_Data on Twitter
15 Jan 2017
Description: Where is poverty deepest? How do countries compare on ODA and domestic resources? You can explore poverty and resource data from across the world on the Development Data Hub – a free online tool.
16 Dec 2016
Description: The Development Data Hub features in-depth country profiles showing you how domestic revenue is raised, and where it is spent, as well as what international resources flow in and out of the country. They also give a snapshot of poverty including poverty depth, income distribution and more.
Explore this free tool today: data.devinit.org
16 Dec 2016
Description: Key findings from our report on blended finance and understanding its potential for Agenda 2030.
Read the full report at http://devinit.org/blended-finance-understanding-its-potential
22 Nov 2016
Description: The Development Data Hub features in-depth country profiles, which show overall levels of poverty, income distribution, division of wealth and more. They also allow you to discover how national and sub-national revenue is generated and what international resources flow in and out of a country.
Explore this free tool today: www.data.devinit.org
21 Nov 2016
Description: The Development Data Hub is the most comprehensive source for financial resource flow data alongside poverty, social and vulnerability indicators.
Explore the Development Data Hub at data.devinit.org
29 Jul 2016
Description: Explore the findings of our 2016 Global Humanitarian Assistance report.
This annual report is a leading resource for understanding financing for humanitarian crises globally. Following the new Sustainable Development Goals and World Humanitarian Summit, our report this year begins to set a baseline for measuring progress on the implementation of global commitments to invest in humanity in the years to come.
27 Jun 2016
Description: Development Initiatives believes that the world can end absolute poverty by 2030. DI’s Africa Hub has been implementing programs to make information transparent and accessible with a focus on research and analysis on data for poverty eradication. Through making data on resource flows accessible and supporting people to use that data the Africa Hub works to equip decision-makers with the information and data skills required to enhance choice, security and opportunity to the world’s poorest people. For more information about DI please visit http://devinit.org/
20 Jul 2015