Announcing our 5 Thematic Working Groups!

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Data-Pop Alliance is launching five thematic Working Groups with the aim of creating a community of practice and content on each theme and facilitating cross learning between them, drawing primarily on and strengthening our network of Research Affiliates. These Working Groups will be publishing reports, blog posts, funding proposals, organize events, etc.

The current themes, leads, and members of the Working Groups are:

Official statistics, governance and policy

Leads: Alex 'Sandy' Pentland and Emmanuel Letouzé

Members: Martin Hilbert, Ali Kamil, Bruno Lepri, Espen Beer Prydz, Julia Manske, Lanah Kammourieh, Linnet Taylor, Maurice Nsabimana, Romesh Silva, Thomas Roca

Demo-economic processes including migration

Leads: Emma Samman and Phuong Pham

Members: Beth Tellman, Bogdan State, Dhaval Adjodah, Emilio Zagheni, Espen Beer Prydz, Jacopo Staiano, Jesse Antilla-Hughes, Natalie Shoup, Sabrina Juran, Thomas Roca, Yves-Alexandre de Montjoye

Violence, social cohesion and peacebuilding

Leads: Alex 'Sandy' Pentland and Phuong Pham

Members: Ali Kamil, Bruno Lepri, Dhaval Adjodah, Frederik Sjoberg, Gabriel Pestre, Helena Puig Larrauri, Jacopo Staiano, Jay Ulfelder, Jennifer Welch, Maurice Nsabimana, Natalie Shoup, Nuria Oliver, Romesh Silva, Simone Sala

Climate change, resilience and humanitarian action

Leads: Patrick Vinck and Emma Samman

Members: Bessie Schwarz, Beth Tellman, Bogdan State, Emilio Zagheni, Gabriel Pestre, Helena Puig Larrauri, Jesse Anttila-Hughes, Nuria Oliver, Simone Sala

Literacy, ethics and rights

Leads: Patrick Vinck and Emmanuel Letouzé

Members: Bessie Schwarz, Frederik Sjoberg, Jay Ulfelder, Jennifer Welch, Julia Manske, Lanah Kammourieh, Linnet Taylor, Martin Hilbert, Sabrina Juran, Thomas Roca, Yves-Alexandre de Montjoye

Stay tuned for more information on the Working Groups in the coming weeks via the Data-Pop Alliance website. For questions and expressions of interest about the Working Groups, please contact Natalie Shoup.