DATA in action
Members of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data are committed to mobilizing high-level political commitment to leverage data to improve lives, preserve the planet and guarantee peace and prosperity for all. It's about getting data and evidence-based policy-making onto the political agenda — and keeping it there. Ultimately, this will drive investment and improve impact.
Here are some ways data can be used to achieve sustainable development:
ENDING RURAL HUNGER
Assess data on food and nutrition service needs, policies and resources across 116 countries.
A downloadable, easy-to-use visualization tool that helps communicate SDG stories using publicly available data.
10 things to know about the data revolution
Data could transform development — but we need to fill the gaps. How much of the big data we collect, for instance, do you think is analyzed today? A story map.
Financing an end to poverty by 2030
What funding gaps — and investment opportunities — may we encounter as we pursue the Sustainable Development Goals? A story map.
How do people make their voices heard?
Parliaments. Protests. Mobile phones? A story map on citizen engagement around the world.
The data revolution: Some things experts just don't know
Do you how many people live in extreme poverty? The data gap. A story map.