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Appropriate Use of Data in Public Space: From Dialogue Groups to New Policy Proposals

NL DIGITAAL Data Agenda Government : 2019

This collection of essays contains six themed essays and proposals for policy measures and activities related to the use of data in public space. The essays are based on experiments being conducted with the use of data and digital technologies for solving problems in public space in the Netherlands. The essays are based on theory and practice and come out with policy recommendations. It can be...

Source: NL DIGITAAL Data Agenda Government

Link: https://www.nldigitalgovernment.nl/wp-content/uploads/sites/11/2019/11/appropriate-use-of-data-in-public-space.pdf

Tags: ICT for Development

The Effect of Cash-based Interventions on Gender Outcomes in Development and Humanitarian Settings

Claire A. Simon : 2019

This discussion paper examines the evidence regarding the effects of cash-based interventions (CBIs) on protection and empowerment outcomes. It serves as a starting point to document the existing research at the intersection of CBIs, gender and humanitarian response. It discusses some of the program design features to consider when seeking to improve gender outcomes. It concludes with a set of...

Source: UN Women

Link: https://www.unwomen.org/-/media/headquarters/attachments/sections/library/publications/2019/discussion-paper-effect-of-cash-based-interventions-on-gender-outcomes-en.pdf?la=en&vs=4519

Tags: Gender

Pathways to Influence: Promoting the Role of Women’s Transformative Leadership to Achieve the SDGs in Asia and the Pacific

UNESCAP : 2019

This report highlights four key pathways to women’s transformative leadership, including growing consciousness and capabilities; accessing resources and opportunities; shaping and leveraging formal policies, laws and rules; transforming social norms and exclusionary practices. It draws on research and data, as well as the journeys of 17 women leaders from 14 countries across the region to...


Link: https://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/publications/Pathways_to_Influence.pdf

Tags: Gender

National SDG Review: Data Challenges and Opportunities

Karina Cázarez-Grageda and Koffi Zougbede : 2019

This paper that identifies the factors preventing countries from fully exploiting their data ecosystem and proposes solutions to strengthening statistical capacities to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. it shows that leveraging data available in the data ecosystem for official re­porting requires new capacity in terms of skills and knowledge, man­agement, politics and power....

Source: Paris 21

Link: https://paris21.org/sites/default/files/inline-files/National-SDG_Review2019_rz.pdf

Tags: Sustainable Development

Towards Real-Time Governance: Using Digital Feedback to Improve Service, Voice, and Accountability

Alan Gelb, Neeraj Mittal and Anit Mukherjee : 2019

This note argues that the growing use of digital technologies, including mobile connectivity and the internet, offers new opportunities to institute a range of scalable feedback mechanisms that are far speedier, and probably less costly than traditional approaches. Rapid, more granular, feedback can help in the early design phases as well as in the reform of legacy systems where major redesign...

Source: Centre for Global Development

Link: https://www.cgdev.org/sites/default/files/towards-real-time-governance-using-digital-feedback-improve-service-voice.pdf

Tags: Accountability

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