DATA4CHAN.GE 2018 (Five-Day Workshop In Jordan)

DATA4CHAN.GE brings talented people from the visual storytelling community together with civil society organizations that have fascinating original datasets and powerful stories to tell. Have you attended a DATA4CHAN.GE workshop before? Are you interested in applying to lead one of the creative teams? OR Are you a graphic designer, front-end web developer, journalist, researcher, data

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The First-ever DATAStrong Program for East Africans

Pollicy, together with Innovation for Change, a demand-driven technical resource lab for six, networked, regional Innovation Hubs, are launching the DATAStrong program for East Africa. DATAStrong is a comprehensive data skills program targeted at civil society in East Africa (Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania). Pollicy believes in the power of data to revolutionize how governments deliver services to their citizens. They’re

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Speed Friending, the Second Data Club Uganda Workshop

The Second Data Club Uganda is a networking workshop organized by Pollicy to bring together data enthusiasts from government, civil society, academia and the private sector to chat, discover and network on all things data. Pollicy is a technology consulting and development firm aimed at improving government service delivery through improved civic engagement and participation.

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DataHackFI Season 2 (Innovation Competition for Young Africans)

insight2impact’s DataHack for Financial Inclusion or DataHack4FI is an African innovation competition that encourages finance, tech and data enthusiasts to collaborate in using data and analytics to solve business challenges and extend financial services to underserved communities. This year, the DataHack for Financial Inclusion partnered with Financial Sector Deepening Uganda (FSDU), Liquid Telecom and the Innovation Village to promote

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World Bank Data Science Competition 2018

The World Bank is aiming to end extreme poverty by 2030. Crucial to this goal are techniques for determining which poverty reduction strategies work and which ones do not. But measuring poverty reduction requires measuring poverty in the first place, and it turns out that measuring poverty is pretty hard. The World Bank helps developing countries

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The Data Analysis Masterclass by UPSkill (A 4-Week Course)

The Data Analysis Masterclass is a 4-week course on exploring data, specialization, and evidence-based decisions making in business today as taught by UPSkill. UPSkill is focused on skilling for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs. This is achieved through identifying today’s most in-demand skills and then providing the necessary training for such skills required to compete in today’s

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