This guide, written by Ed Naef, Philipp Muelbert, Syed Raza, Raquel Frederick, Jake Kendall and Nirant Gupta for Cartesian and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, provides an examination of the use of mobile data collection in developing countries including how it can be leveraged for a range of development goals and potential obstacles that may be faced.
Poimapper mobile data collection solution is designed for monitoring the status and progress of field work in any specific area. For example market research or inspection work benefit's from collecting data with mobile application and sharing data in real time, no more carrying paper forms back to the office. With the help of Poimapper cloud portal you can then visualise the data on a map, tables or create reports like pie charts from the collected field data.
Technology for Evaluation in Fragile and Conflict Affected States: An Introduction for the Digital Immigrant EvaluatorResourceGuide2016
This white paper by UN Global Pulse examines the use of Big Data in development contexts. Using a number of examples, it highlights how this data type can be leveraged to provide early warnings of disruptions and crises, and can give real-time awareness and feedback of situations and interventions. It also delves into a conversation about the implications of Big Data use.