Planet Inc.’s Andrew Zolli explains how big data paired with big indicators will help us predict and respond to global crises.
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How private data sources, when leveraged responsibly and collaboratively, can provide insights for addressing the challenges and opportunities of migration.
Stanford's Lucy Bernholz moderates a discussion on how social sector organizations can utilize the power of data while integrating critical concerns of security, transparency, and responsible governance into their culture.
Blockchain technology will not solve all government problems, but it can help curb corruption and instill trust in government.
A new approach to measurement has the potential to surface quicker, cheaper, better data about notoriously hard-to-measure social change.
Small data can transform opportunities and quality of life for underserved communities, and help address the biases of big data.
Humanitas AI has created a smartphone app to enable young people to coordinate social projects.
Before Africa can reap the benefits of artificial intelligence, African governments, investors, and NGOs must train workers for complex tasks, and reform laws and education to meet the demands of tomorrow's economy.
A look at the new landscape of nonprofit digital advocacy and engagement.
Mapping the ecosystem for impact and investment
Effective communication is not simply about getting your message out. It requires you to strategically tap into what shapes people’s feelings and values. Here we share five principles pulled from social science that will help you connect your work to what people care most about.
Fei-Fei Li, chief scientist of artificial intelligence at Google Cloud and director of the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Lab, advocates for an approach to AI that emphasizes human psychology, augmentation rather than replacement, and social and human impact.
Recent breakthroughs in artificial intelligence offer enormous benefits for mission-driven organizations and could eventually revolutionize how they work.
Katherine Milligan, who directs the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, interviews leaders from organizations harnessing tech tools like drones and e-readers for social good.