We are living in a different era. Today there is increased data availability and the cost of computing has never been this low. The social issues being tackled by non profits are way more complicated. The European Network Against Racism (ENAR) is fighting against the negative Impact of Islamophobia on Muslim Women. Now that’s like 3 issues in one!
We all want to make a social impact, in one way or the other; knowingly or unknowingly, whether it’s for personal satisfaction or to show off. Back in the day, the only ways you would do it is by donating money or time. Well, broadly that hasn’t changed but now we have newer ways to achieve them, primary reason being the increased use of technology … Read the rest
The Brexit referendum, though not legally binding, threatens a global fallout in Britain, EU and later across the globe. Here are 7 really amazing visuals around Brexit that throw some interesting insights. This BBC article explains all you need to know about the referendum.
1. Vote remain share of UK regions plotted against government investment since 2009
Source: Public expenditure statistical analyses 2015, Census
“Yes, the aim of our program is to reduce newborn mortality by 25% or to reduce the child dropout rate by 20%. And we do appreciate how data can be helpful in our initiatives. But the fancy solution you are processing would take 14 weeks to implement, and it is not on our list of deliverables, and meanwhile, I have other impending tasks … Read the rest
Xtage was started with the primary objective of using analytics and data science to benefit millions. Most of us know how analytics and big data are driving profits in banking, telecom, oil & gas and other sectors. We are yet to observe a significant impact of analytics in the humanitarian sector.
Here we present a case where we used our expertise in data management, … Read the rest