Data to Improve People's Lives
The use of data for development has been a topic of much interest of late with its potential for new opportunities. Whether it is monitoring air quality, ensuring sustainable food production or tracking infectious disease outbreaks, new technologies and data sources are opening up new ways to overcome development challenges.
Join Harriet Mugera (LSMS), Claire Melamed (Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data) and Rebecca Moore (Google Earth Engine), in the SDG Media Zone at the United Nations' General Assembly on Thursday, September 27, at 1:15pm (GMT-4).
Livestream link: http://www.un.org/sdgmediazone/