Making Every Life Count:

A Dialogue on Unpacking the Data Revolution at the Country Level

  with

Seven country studies presented by leading national researchers

Friday, July 8, 2016

9:00am – 3:00pm

Ford Foundation

320 E 43rd Street, 11th floor

(Between 1st and 2nd Ave.)

New York, NY

Southern Voice and the UN Foundation are hosting a half-day on the challenges and opportunities related to data for the SDGs. The event will launch the summary report of the Post-2015 Data Test. The dialogue will use the initiative findings as a jumping off point for discussion around topics such as the political economy of the data revolution, and opportunities to invest in data. The event will bring leading think tank researchers from each of the case countries to share their findings and recommendations, and inform a discussion among UN mission, international organization, academic and civil society representatives in New York.

Post-2015 Data Test team bios are available here.