The World Development Report released on March 24th examines the tremendous potential, as well as the risks, of the changing data landscape for people in lower income countries. The report is packed with expertise from across the Global South, thanks in part to IDRC.
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Southern Voice, a network comprising more than 50 think tanks from Africa, Asia, and Latin America, presented its first research findings on how to improve the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at a high-profile event in New York.
The State of Open Data: Histories and Horizons brings together more than 60 authors from around the world to take stock of the real progress that has been made since open data first broke onto the global stage 10 years ago, as well as the issues that will shape its future.