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Hrant Davtyan explains big data

Introduction to Big Data and Artificial Intelligence

Did you know that 90% of the world’s data was generated over the last two years?
To understand how exactly can Big Data be used in the policy-making, UNDP Armenia and Armenia National SDG Innovation Lab have organized an introductory workshop on Big Data and Artificial Intelligence for the UN innovation teams.

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Yellow and blue doors

Buzzword Busting: Behavioural Science

In recent years, major international organisations, as well as separate governments have begun taking human behaviour seriously when designing policies in such areas as employment, consumer protection, health, taxation, environment, education and the transport. What is behavioral schience and why does it matter to you?

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Buzzword Busting: Social Impact Bonds

For the past few months, we’ve been trying to find meaningful ways to involve businesses and investors in Armenia’s development pathway.
One of the most promising directions is Social Impact Bonds, more commonly referred to as SIBs. What is good or not so good about the #SIBs: here’s our guide for dummies.

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Armenia’s SDG Innovation Lab: what did we learn from our first project?

We set out speaking to people who used energy data for our SDG Barometer tool last year. The outcome wasn’t what we expected.

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