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Using Big Data for Social Good: 5 Steps to Keep in Mind
Data for Social Good

Using Big Data for Social Good: 5 Steps to Keep in Mind

------------------ Please share this infographic freely with your organisation and network. This infographic is part of a larger project on th…
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9 July 2018Kendra Schreiner
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Data for Social Good Case Study: Allegheny Family Screening Tool
Data for Social Good

Data for Social Good Case Study: Allegheny Family Screening Tool

About. The Allegheny Family Screening Tool (AFST) uses data analytics to improve child welfare services in the County. The AFST, implemented by the…
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2 July 2018Kendra Schreiner
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Data for Social Good Case Study: Global Emancipation Network
Data for social good

Data for Social Good Case Study: Global Emancipation Network

About. Global Emancipation Network (GEN) fights human trafficking using big data analytics and intelligence techniques. Like many other criminal ent…
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2 July 2018Kendra Schreiner
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Data for Social Good Case Study: SocialCops (India)
Data for social good

Data for Social Good Case Study: SocialCops (India)

About. SocialCops is a big data analytics social enterprise based in New Delhi, India. They partner with leaders and organisations around the world…
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2 July 2018Kendra Schreiner
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The Potential for Philanthropic Intervention in Integrated Service Delivery
Technology & Digital

The Potential for Philanthropic Intervention in Integrated Service Delivery

Summary As the philanthropic sector looks to expand and deepen its impact, new avenues of intervention need to be investigated. Through docum…
19 June 2018Open North
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Weekly Round-up- the future of civil society, Grenfell a year on, turning trash into energy and more!
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Weekly Round-up- the future of civil society, Grenfell a year on, turning trash into energy and more!

Each week, the SIX team will be sharing their favourite pieces of reading. The content will be organised thematically, and each piece will tie to wo…
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14 June 2018
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Why collaborations fail
Collaboration

Why collaborations fail

What lies under the word, “uncollaborative”? Usually, it’s an unaddressed power imbalance. A few weeks ago, the board chair of a great…
12 June 2018Jon Huggett
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The future of data – from cities to philanthropy
Data for social good

The future of data – from cities to philanthropy

The conversation at the City Data conference hosted by Nesta on 24 May 2018 ranged from the ethics of algorithms to using avatars to help guide plan…
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4 June 2018Jordan Junge
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The role of philanthropy in using data to address complex challenges: A global scan
Data for social good

The role of philanthropy in using data to address complex challenges: A global scan

Foundations all over the world are grappling with their role in the emerging field of data and artificial intelligence. The field is fraught with po…
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31 May 2018Jordan Junge & Kendra Schreiner & Louise Pulford
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