Our latest think-pieces and emerging research insights around AI and data innovation for government responses and policy making in the Global South

Closing the Gender Data Gap: Using AI and Computational Methods to Build a Data Set that Measures the Influence of Gender in Social Responses to COVID
One of the core objectives of the COLEV project is to analyse social media platforms to identify common reactions to policies for COVID-19. In a health event that requires social coordination and cooperation to be effectively addressed, it’s important to monitor whether public opinion is in favour of or against policies.…
One of the core objectives of the COLEV project is to analyse social media platforms to identify common…
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the Impacts of COVID-19 Pandemic on Women in Sri Lanka: Findings from the Large Field Survey
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact billions of lives globally and has further exacerbated existing…
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Using Intersectionality for Gender-Responsive Pandemic Measures
For many people across the globe, the COVID-19 pandemic presented various challenges— movement…
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Harnessing the Power of Artificial Intelligence for Public Health Communication
Effective communication can be as important as medical treatment itself whenever there is a public health…
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Privacy Protection and Impact Creation: Recap from Our Open Data Privacy and Policy Workshops
The island-wide household survey that we recently conducted in Sri Lanka is a key achievement of the…
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Digital Health Data: Part of the solution and part of the problem?
Let's imagine a story. Clara works as a gynecologist in different health institutions in a  province…
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Untold Experiences of  Doing Fieldwork During a Public Health Crisis
 Besides the health sector, COVID-19 has had a far-reaching impact across different spheres of…
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Collecting COVID-19 Longitudinal Data Across Communities in Rwanda
Progressing efforts towards leveraging data science and artificial intelligence for COVID-19 response…
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Analyzing Community Voices from Radio Broadcasts for Public Health Planning, Response and Policy Influencing
The COAST project aims to build end-to-end AI and data systems for targeted surveillance and management…
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Homegrown AI Solutions for COVID-19 Response and Recovery in Uganda
Data is the lifeline of today’s interconnected society and can be harnessed responsibly to address the…
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ARPHAI Pushes for the De-binarization of Argentina’s Electronic Health Record System
Throughout 2021, ARPHAI advanced a series of meetings and workshops to work on the de-binarization of…
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