Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer

Jan 22 2022 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer Shutterstock Share Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Project and Research Officer with skills in qualitative and quantitative analysis and evaluation to join our “Sustainable Livelihoods” program. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, … Read More

Job Opportunity: Graphic Designer

Dec 03 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Graphic Designer Unsplash Share Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Research and Content Intern. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars of work: diagnosing local realities and … Read More

Job Opportunity: Research Consultant in Equatorial Guinea

Nov 30 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research Consultant in Equatorial Guinea Malabo, Equatorial Guinea Share Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Research Consultant in Equatorial Guinea. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars … Read More

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern in Brazil (Paid Position)

Nov 11 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern in Brazil (Paid Position) Share Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Research and Content Intern. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars of … Read More

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern (Paid Position)

Nov 11 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern (Paid Position) Share Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Research and Content Intern. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars of work: diagnosing … Read More

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer

Nov 11 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer Share Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Project and Research Officer with skills in qualitative and quantitative analysis and evaluation to join our “Ethical Digital Transformations” program. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, … Read More

Job Opportunity: Research Intern (Paid Position)

Sep 23 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research Intern (Paid Position) Share Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Research Intern. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars of work: diagnosing local realities and human … Read More

Job Opportunity: Technical Consultant (Liberia)

Aug 16 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Technical Consultant (Liberia) Share Facebook Twitter Linkedin Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Technical Consultant. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars of work: diagnosing local realities … Read More

Job Opportunity: Communications and Design Intern (Paid Position)

Jul 29 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Communications and Design Intern (Paid Position) Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Communications and Design Intern. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars of … Read More

Job Opportunity: Operations Intern (Paid Position)

Jul 29 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Operations Intern (Paid Position) Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance is looking for an Operations Intern. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars of work: diagnosing local realities … Read More

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer (MENA region)

Jul 29 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer (MENA Region) Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Project and Research Officer with skills in qualitative and quantitative analysis and evaluation. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to … Read More

Job Opportunity: Fundraising Intern (Paid Position)

Jul 29 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Fundraising Intern (Paid Position) Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Fundraising Intern. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars of work: diagnosing local realities … Read More

‘The Technology We Need’ Becomes an Official Generation Equality Forum Commitment

Jul 15 2021 News

‘The Technology We Need’ Becomes an Official Generation Equality Forum Commitment Share Facebook Twitter The Technology We Need seeks to put women at the front of problem-solving at the local level around the world. A cohort of international organizations, of which Data-Pop Alliance is a proud member, is supporting this initiative which this month became an official Generation Equality Forum: … Read More

Featuring our Work on Domestic Violence in Mexico at the Paris Peace Forum

Nov 09 2020 News

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Featuring Our Work on Domestic Violence in Mexico at the Paris Peace Forum https://vimeo.com/483595387 Share Facebook Twitter The GIZ Data Lab and GIZ Mexico partnered our team at Data-Pop Alliance, the government and civil society to use various sources of traditional and non-traditional data in order to identify high-risk areas of domestic violence against women and girls in Mexico. The … Read More

Using Data to Shed Light on the Shadow Pandemic of Domestic Violence in Mexico

Ivette Yáñez Soria, Marie-Helen Cymorek, Valentin Kruspel, Zinnya del Villar Oct 27 2020 Blog

DISCUSSION PIECE Using Data to Shed Light on the Shadow Pandemic of Domestic Violence in Mexico Share Facebook-f Twitter Violence against women and girls (VaWG) is a worldwide phenomenon that occurs in various forms and spaces, unfortunately including where one should feel safest: at home with one’s partner or family. In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, as gender inequality … Read More

Paid Internship Opportunity: Research and Content Intern – MENA & SSA

Oct 23 2020 Jobs

Paid Internship Opportunity: Research and Content Intern – MENA & SSA Share Facebook Twitter Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Research and Content Intern for the MENA and SSA region. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change … Read More

Paid Internship Opportunity: Research and Content Intern – Latin America​

Oct 23 2020 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern Share Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Research and Content Intern. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars of work: diagnosing local realities … Read More

Two New Partnerships Announcement

Oct 05 2020 News

PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT Data-Pop Alliance is pleased to announce its partnership with GIZ Data Lab, signed in June 2020, as well as the partnership with the Unidas network, signed in August 2020. Both partnerships emerge from the need to understand more about the exacerbation of gender inequalities and domestic violence during the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, the two projects seek … Read More

Our Latest Quarterly Update is Out!

Sep 30 2020 News

Our Latest Quarterly Update is Out! Share Facebook-f Twitter Read our most recent Quarterly Update (QU3, 2020) to learn more about the work we have been developing in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including: The COVID-19 socio-economic impact assessments we’re developing in four African countries: Liberia, Equatorial Guinea, Togo and South Sudan, The pilot risk model to map Violence against … Read More

Job opening: Graphic and Web Designer (closed)

Sep 08 2020 Jobs

Job Opening: Graphic and Web Designer (closed) Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance (DPA), a global not-for-profit coalition created in 2013 by the MIT Connection Science, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), and Overseas Development Institute (ODI), is looking to hire a Graphic and Web Designer based in Mexico City, part or full time. Effective dates: 3 months initially (October – December 2020), … Read More

Job opening: National Project Coordinator & Data Scientist (closed)

Aug 10 2020 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Jordan-Based National Project Coordinator & Data Scientist (closed) Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a part time or full-time (min. 60%) National Project Coordinator & Data Scientist consultant based in Amman, Jordan to collaborate on a joint project with UN-ESCWA. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the … Read More

Job opening: Data Scientist & Training Specialist

Jul 31 2020 Jobs

Job Opening: Data Scientist & Training Specialist Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance is seeking a full-time Data Scientist & Training Specialist based in Mexico City. Eligible candidate must have existing legal authorization to work in Mexico.  We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together … Read More

“Mundos Paralelos”: nuevo informe con Oxfam México

Jul 30 2020 Blog

“Mundos Paralelos” big data y desigualdad en la Ciudad de México ¿Cómo se pueden usar datos de movilidad para observar y entender más sobre el fenómeno de la desigualdad social en el ámbito urbano?  “Mundos paralelos” es un proyecto desarrollado por Data-Pop Alliance y Oxfam México, cuyo propósito es analizar la desigualdad que enfrentan miles de habitantes en la Ciudad … Read More

Paid internship opportunity: Research and Content Intern (closed)

Jun 22 2020 Jobs

Paid Internship Opportunity: Research and Content Intern based in Bogotá Share Facebook-f Twitter At Data-Pop Alliance, we’re looking for a Research and Content Intern. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three … Read More

Job opening: Chief Operations and Strategy Officer (closed)

Jun 11 2020 Jobs

Job opening: Chief Operations and Strategy Officer (closed) Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Chief Operations and Strategy Officer. We are an international nonprofit created in 2013 out of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), the MIT Media Lab and ODI. We bring together researchers, experts, practitioners, and activists to change the world with data through three pillars … Read More

Job opening: Full stack developer (closed)

May 25 2020 Jobs

Job opening: Full stack developer (closed) Share Facebook-f Twitter At Data-Pop Alliance, we are looking to hire a Full stack developer based in Mexico City or Bogota, part or full time.  Effective dates: 5 months initially, half time or full time (to be discussed). Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer (CCO) and the Communications and Partnerships Officer in Mexico while working … Read More

Violencia doméstica en México durante el confinamiento Covid-19

May 03 2020 Blog

Read the English version Violencia Doméstica en México durante el confinamiento por la pandemia COVID-19 Un mes después de haber iniciado las medidas de distanciamiento social en México, a través de la Jornada Nacional de Sana Distancia, las llamadas y mensajes por violencia de género a la Red Nacional de Refugios (2020) aumentaron 80%, y de acuerdo con estimaciones de … Read More

Domestic Violence in Mexico in Times of COVID-19

Apr 23 2020 Blog

Lee la versión en español Domestic Violence in Mexico in Times of COVID-19 Just three weeks after the social distance measure was announced in Mexico, domestic violence related calls to the 911 emergency number increased by 60% and the federal authorities estimated that violence against women had gone up between 30% to 100% (Ortiz-b, 2020), an alarming prospect. The way … Read More

Job opening: Data Scientist (closed)

Mar 24 2020 Jobs

Data-Pop Alliance is seeking a full-time Senior Data Scientist based in Mexico City. Effective dates: April 15 through July 15, with a possible extension (depending on fit and funding). Full-time. Reporting to the Director and working closely with the Researchers based in Mexico City, Bogotá and Santiago, and the Chief Operations Officer (COO) based in Bogotá; the Senior Data Scientist … Read More

Resultados y panorama 2019 – 2020

Mar 04 2020 Blog

Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance nació hace siete años tras reconocer que los datos serían el elemento que definiría al siglo XXI. Desde entonces, frases como “Big Data” y “Revolución de los datos” han sido reemplazadas por “La cuarta revolución industrial” e “Inteligencia artificial”. Sin embargo, la pregunta fundamental sigue siendo la misma: ¿Cómo podemos moldear los sistemas de datos … Read More

Overview and Outlook 2019 – 2020

Jan 30 2020 Blog

Share Facebook-f Twitter Data-Pop Alliance was born 7 years ago out of the recognition that the defining element of the 21st century would be data. Since, phrases such as ”Big Data” and “Data Revolution” have been largely replaced by “Fourth Industrial Revolution” and “Artificial Intelligence”, but the key question remain essentially the same: how can data-infused systems and societies be … Read More

Data-Pop Alliance’s Intervention at the Third Annual Convention of the Platform for Big Data in Agriculture

Simone Sala Jan 08 2020 Blog

Simone Sala, second from the right, with the fellow panelists Dharani Dhar Burra, Derval Usher, and Fred Pivetta (Photo: ThoughtFolks Media) Share Facebook Twitter On October 16-18 in Hyderabad, India, Data-Pop Alliance participated in the third annual Convention of the Platform for Big Data in Agriculture. The event represents the largest global gathering of the scientific community dedicated to the … Read More

Overview of the Technical Workshop “Web Data Collection and Analysis: Web Scraping and API’s Interaction”, held at IBGE Offices in Rio de Janeiro, November 2019

Rodrigo Lara Molina Dec 09 2019 Blog

On November 25-27, Data-Pop Alliance, ECLAC and IBGE conducted the first technical workshop in Rio de Janeiro. Moreover, for the first time, Data-Pop Alliance organized a three-day training tailored particularly for the needs of the staff at the Brazilian National Statistical Office (IBGE). The goal was helping them to build and strengthen internal capacities to leverage web data collection and … Read More

EmpoderaData Report and Workshop in Manchester, UK

Julie Ricard, Valentina Casasbuenas Nov 26 2019 Blog

On October 16th, Data-Pop Alliance in partnership with the University of Manchester hosted the first EmpoderaData workshop in the United Kingdom. This project aims to promote a virtuous cycle of social transformation in the global south by fostering data literacy skills applied to addressing society’s most pressing issues through the framework of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Over the course of … Read More

Training Workshop for IGBE in Rio de Janeiro

Nov 04 2019 Blog

3-Day training workshop on “Web data collection and analysis: Web scraping and API’s interaction” at Rio de Janeiro november 25-27th, 2019 Overview Our upcoming training workshop on “Web data collection and analysis: Web scraping and API’s interaction” will take place on November 25-27th at the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) offices in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This 3-day training … Read More

Introducing the Complete Paper Series: “Big Data to Address Global Development Challenges”

Emmanuel Letouzé Oct 30 2019 Blog

These 4 research papers were developed in collaboration with and funded by the Agence française de développement (AFD) between 2016 and 2019 under a joint research programme with Data-Pop Alliance and research partners titled “Strengthening the evidence-base for leveraging Big Data to address global development challenges”. The starting point was the realization, in 2016, that ‘we’ still had little hard academic evidence … Read More

Partnership Announcement: DPA & RutaN

Oct 14 2019 News

Partnership Announcement: Data-Pop Alliance and RutaN Data-Pop Alliance se complace en anunciar su nueva alianza con RutaN, el centro de innovación y negocios de Medellín, firmada en Octubre 2019. Con el fin de convertir a ésta en la “ciudad de los datos”, RutaN ha promovido exitosamente diversos programas de ciencia, tecnología e innovación que han potenciado las competencias de empresarios, … Read More

DPA opens its Latin American Office in Mexico City

Oct 14 2019 News

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We are excited to announce the opening of our Latin American Office based in Mexico City. Since its first steps, DPA has maintained and expanded its in-country presence in the region. Currently, we have team-cells in Colombia, Brazil, and Chile, in addition to Mexico City. By opening a dedicated Latin America office, we aim to consolidate our presence in the … Read More

Lebanon-Based Data Scientist (Consultant)

Oct 02 2019 Jobs

Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a part time or full-time (min. 60%) Data Scientist consultant based in Beirut, Lebanon to collaborate in a joint project with UN-ESCWA.