20 October 2020, IISD and the Leave No One Behind Partnership
A virtual exhibition created by the LNOB Partnership and launched at the UN World Data Forum highlights the potential of community-driven data for empowering marginalised groups. The site voicescount.org includes voices from each of the five action countries, Bangladesh, India, Kenya, Nepal and Viet Nam.
18 November 2020, by Sam Wozniak, Development Initiatives
For those involved in community-driven data collection data security needs to be a priority concern. If we want to protect the groups and individuals we are collecting information on, we need to take care in the collection, storage, analysis, sharing and publication of data relating to them. This blog provides guidance to support such efforts.
20 October 2020, by Elizabeth Lockwood, Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities for Sustainable Development / CBM
In response to the lack of information on how COVID-19 is affecting persons with disabilities, organisations have carried out their own surveys, with important implications for policymakers.
13 October 2020, by Claudia Wells, Development Initiatives
A shocking increase in violence against women and girls has been reported in many countries during the COVID-19 pandemic. Community data can play a vital role to fill the gaps and ensure that data-informed policies reflect the lived experiences of the most marginalised women and girls.
05 October 2020, by IISD and the Leave No One Behind Partnership
The LNOB partnership and IISD are launching a series of articles, assessing COVID-19’s long-term impacts and efforts to make voices heard and count. The next months will be critical to helping those hardest hit.