Five Members of our Data Science Team will Speak at Data Day(s) 2022​

DPA Team Mar 24 2022 News

Five Members of our Data Science Team will Speak at Data Day(s) 2022 Data Day(s) es un evento organizado por Software Guru que se ha realizado exitosamente de forma presencial desde 2015 hasta 2019, y de forma virtual desde el 2020. El evento reúne a todo tipo de participantes involucrados en el análisis, gestión y procesamiento de datos: analistas de … Read More

AECID Webinar y Estudio Exploratorio

DPA Team Mar 14 2022 News

Webinar sobre Estudio Exploratorio Regional en Big Data para el desarrollo sostenible El pasado 24 de Febrero, Data-Pop Alliance, con el apoyo del Centro de Formación de la Cooperación Española en Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia (una rama regional de la Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo) tuvo el honor de exponer los resultados del Estudio Exploratorio Regional en Big … Read More

Convocatoria abierta: Beca “Taller Introducción a Big Data para el Desarrollo Sostenible 2022”

DPA Team Feb 15 2022 News

Convocatoria cerrada Beca “Taller Introducción a Big Data para el Desarrollo Sostenible 2022” Presentación Data-Pop Alliance (DPA), con el apoyo y patrocinio de la Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo (AECID ) a través del Centro de Formación de la Cooperación Española en Santa Cruz, Bolivia, (CFSCZ), ha creado el taller en línea “Introducción a Big Data para … Read More

Research and Content Intern (French speaker)

DPA Team Feb 04 2022 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern (Paid Position) – French speaker 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

Research and Content Intern (Spanish speaker)

DPA Team Feb 04 2022 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern (Paid Position) – Spanish speaker   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 … Read More

Research and Content Intern – Digital Transformations

DPA Team Feb 04 2022 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern (Paid position) 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 … Read More

Project Manager – Digital Transformations

DPA Team Feb 04 2022 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Project Manager – Digital Transformations Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Project Manager with vast expertise in the field of Digital for Development and Data Governance 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, … Read More

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer

DPA Team Jan 22 2022 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer Shutterstock 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, and … Read More

Job Opportunity: Graphic Designer

DPA Team Dec 03 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Graphic Designer Unsplash 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 human … Read More

An Interview with DPA Data Scientist Enrique Bonilla

DPA Team Dec 01 2021 Uncategorized

DPA’s Director Delivers the Keynote Address at Milwaukee Data Day 2021 DPA Director Emmanuel Letouzé delivered the keynote address at the virtual event Milwaukee Data Day on October 20, hosted by Data You Can Use, titled “Data as a Language, Lens and Lever for Social Change”. His address, building on the work of his 2015 white paper “Beyond Data Literacy: Reinventing … Read More

Job Opportunity: Research Consultant in Equatorial Guinea

DPA Team Nov 30 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research Consultant in Equatorial Guinea Malabo, Equatorial Guinea 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 of … Read More

The Gender Data 201 Course: Paving the Way for Gender Data Literacy

DPA Team Nov 19 2021 Blog

Gender Data 201 is a free online course we developed with support from Facebook and TechChange (the hosting platform.) The objective of the course is to develop a hands-on online learning experience to equip participants with the basic data skills needed to lead gender-responsive advocacy work, decision-making processes, and/or policy design and implementation.

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

DPA Team Nov 11 2021 Jobs, News

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

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern (Paid Position)

DPA Team Nov 11 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern (Paid Position) 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 … Read More

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer

DPA Team Nov 11 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer 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, and … Read More

Five DPA Team Members Selected to Join the 2021 Geo for Good Summit

DPA Team Nov 08 2021 News

Five DPA Team Members Selected to Join the 2021 Geo for Good Summit The 2021 Geo for Good Summit, hosted by Google Earth Outreach, will take place from November 16-19th. This virtual conference brings together non-profits, scientists, and government officials to discuss the ability of mapping tools and technology to create positive impacts in the world.  This year, 5 DPA … Read More

DPA’s Director Delivers the Keynote Address at Milwaukee Data Day 2021

DPA Team Oct 21 2021 News

DPA’s Director Delivers the Keynote Address at Milwaukee Data Day 2021 DPA Director Emmanuel Letouzé delivered the keynote address at the virtual event Milwaukee Data Day on October 20, hosted by Data You Can Use, titled “Data as a Language, Lens and Lever for Social Change”. His address, building on the work of his 2015 white paper “Beyond Data Literacy: Reinventing … Read More

Meet Data-Pop Alliance’s New Director for the MENA Region, Fouad Mrad

DPA Team Oct 12 2021 News

Meet Data-Pop Alliance’s New Director for the MENA Region, Fouad Mrad Data-Pop Alliance is pleased to announce Professor Fouad Mrad as our new Director for the MENA Region. In this role, he will lead the team’s efforts to harness data and technologies in support of the effective and adequate implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Professor Mrad received both … Read More

Job Opportunity: Research Intern (Paid Position)

DPA Team Sep 23 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research Intern (Paid Position) 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 problems … Read More

New Report! Liberia Country Gender Equality Profile (CGEP)

DPA Team Sep 08 2021 News

New Report! Liberia Country Gender Equality Profile (CGEP) Data-Pop Alliance (DPA) is pleased to announce the publication of the Country Gender Equality Profile (CGEP) for Liberia. This project and report was commissioned by UN Women Liberia, the African Development Bank, the European Union, and the government of Sweden. Purpose of the CGEP The aim of the CGEP is to examine the state of … Read More

Job Opportunity: Technical Consultant (Liberia)

DPA Team Aug 16 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Technical Consultant (Liberia) 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 and human problems with … Read More

Job Opportunity: Research Intern (Paid Position)

DPA Team Aug 11 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Research Intern (Paid Position) 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 problems … Read More

Our Quarterly Update is Here!

DPA Team Aug 10 2021 News

Our latest Quarterly Update is Out! Read our most recent Quarterly Update (QU3, 2021) to learn more about the work we have been developing during the last past months at Data-Pop Alliance. In it, we feature some projects, including:  The UNESCO World Trends Report on Freedom of Expression and Media Development A Country Gender Equality Profile for Liberia  An Analysis of Shock-Related … Read More

Job Opportunity: Copy-editors​

DPA Team Aug 09 2021 Jobs, News

Job Opportunity: Copy-editors Data-Pop Alliance is looking for two Copy-editors (English). 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 problems with data and … Read More

Job Opportunity: Communications and Design Intern (Paid Position)

DPA Team Jul 29 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Communications and Design Intern (Paid Position) 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 work: diagnosing local … Read More

Job Opportunity: Operations Intern (Paid Position)

DPA Team Jul 29 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Operations Intern (Paid Position) 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 and human problems … Read More

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer (MENA region)

DPA Team Jul 29 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Project and Research Officer (MENA Region) 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 change the world … Read More

Job Opportunity: Fundraising Intern (Paid Position)

DPA Team Jul 29 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Fundraising Intern (Paid Position) 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 and human problems … Read More

The Data Frontier Podcast Series: Understand the Power of Data

DPA Team Jul 19 2021 News

The new Data Frontier podcast series: Understanding the power of data During the last decade the importance of digital data has risen immensely due to its many applications and potential to be a tool for addressing the world’s most pressing issues ethically and efficiently. To understand this scenario and the different topics related to the newest uses of data in … Read More

Job Opportunity: Data Scientist – Computational Social Scientist (SSA / MENA region)

DPA Team Jul 16 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Data Scientist – Computational Social Scientist (Sub-Saharan Africa / MENA region) Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Data Scientist- Computational Social Scientist with skills in data science and development policy analysis. 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

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

DPA Team Jul 15 2021 News

‘The Technology We Need’ Becomes an Official Generation Equality Forum Commitment 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: Technology and Innovation … Read More

Job Opportunity: Programme Assistant

DPA Team May 31 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Programme Assistant Data-Pop Alliance (DPA) is currently recruiting a Programme Assistant. 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 problems with … Read More

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern (Paid)

DPA Team May 24 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Research and Content Intern (Paid) 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

Job Opening: Research and Administrative Intern (Paid Position)

DPA Team Apr 21 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: Research and Administrative Intern (Paid) Data-Pop Alliance is looking for a Research and Administrative 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: National Project and Research Consultants in Western Sahel countries – Short Term

DPA Team Apr 21 2021 Jobs

Job Opportunity: National Project and Research Consultants (seeking candidates in Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Nigeria) – Short term Data-Pop Alliance is looking for Human Development and/or DRG experts based in Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Nigeria as National Project Consultants to join the project over the period of May 1, 2021 to June 15, 2021 … Read More

Our “Overview and Outlook 2020-2022” Report is Out!

DPA Team Apr 21 2021 News

Our “Overview and Outlook 2020-2022” report is Out! Download “Overview and Outlook 2021 – 2023” 2020 Overview Even for the most optimistic, any hopes that 2021 and the first half of 2022 would constitute a decisive upward inflection from recent and old trends should, by now, unfortunately have been put to rest. The past year has been generally more of … Read More

Asiste al Data Days Virtual 2021 (22-26 marzo)

DPA Team Mar 12 2021 News

Data Day(s) Virtual 2021 Desde su inicio en 2016, Data Day(s) ha sido un evento que reúne a expertos en la gestión y análisis de datos a gran escala para compartir de sus experiencias y conocimientos con otros. Cada año, la agenda del evento está conformada por pláticas y talleres donde se exploran temas relacionados a los datos y machine … Read More

Working at DPA – Interns Testimonies

DPA Team Mar 10 2021 Blog

Working at DPA – Interns Testimonies TEXT NOT FINAL At Data-Pop Alliance, we’re are committed to give opportunities to young people that can excel in the areas of data related research. That is why we have opened several vacancies for interns in Latinoamérica and the Middle East and North Africa region to be part of our intercultural team. Below you will read … Read More

Workshop: O uso de dados tradicionais e não-tradicionais no enfrentamento da violência contra as mulheres

DPA Team Feb 03 2021 News

Convite para o workshop: Políticas Públicas Inteligentes – O Uso de Dados no Enfrentamento da Violência contra as Mulheres A Data-Pop Alliance e a rede Unidas têm o prazer de extender o convite para o workshop Políticas Públicas Inteligentes: O Uso de Dados no Enfrentamento da Violência contra as Mulheres. Durante este espaço apresentaremos o projeto que estamos realizando em … Read More

Taller: Capacidades Multidimensionales de Registrar y Reportar Violencia Doméstica contra la Mujer

DPA Team Jan 26 2021 News

Invitación al taller “Capacidades Multidimensionales de Registrar y Reportar Violencia Doméstica contra la Mujer en Bogotá” Data-Pop Alliance y la red Unidas se complacen en extender la invitación del taller: Capacidades Multidimensionales de Registrar y Reportar Violencia Doméstica contra la Mujer. Durante este espacio presentaremos el proyecto que hemos estado realizando en Bogotá a lo largo de seis meses sobre … Read More

Read the Latest Quarterly Update Q4 2020

DPA Team Dec 22 2020 News

Our Latest Quarterly Update (Q4 2020) is Out! Click here to see more Datatoons by Manu. While 2020 was a historically challenging year for most, 2021 provides an opportunity to finally start resetting and rewiring our systems to build a better and fairer world. We are convinced that data can and must help address structural imbalances, injustices and excesses laid … Read More

Policy Paper: Using Data to Fight COVID-19 – And Build Back Better

DPA Team Nov 11 2020 News

Policy Paper: Using Data to Fight COVID-19 and Build Back Better Digital technology and data insights are essential to fight COVID-19, but they should be applied in ways that reflect and promote equity, efficiency, and sustainability. The COVID-19 pandemic has become an unprecedented global health crisis in 2020 – and it will remain a challenge for quite a while. Since … Read More

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

DPA Team 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 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 resulting map visualization … Read More

SuperDataScience Podcast: Changing the World With Data

DPA Team Nov 03 2020 News

Super Data Science Podcast: Changing the World With Data Director and Co-Founder of Data-Pop Alliance, Emmanuel Letouzé, was the guest on the 413th episode of the Super Data Science Podcast, titled “Changing the World With Data”. The podcast is hosted by Kirill Eremeko, a Data Science coach and lifestyle entrepreneur who has the goal of bringing the most inspiring Data … Read More