This slide show, presented by United Nations Global Pulse at an event to launch a new white paper "Big Data for Development: Challenges and Opportunities" provides a detailed overview of some of the opportunities and challenges that those in the international and humanitarian development fields can expect when using Big Data.
Section 1: Opportunity
- Data intent and capacity
- Social science and policy applications
Section 2 : Challenges
Section 3 : Application
- What new data streams bring to the table
- Making big data work for development
(2012) Big data for development: Challenges & Opportunities. UN Global Pulse.