The Open Data for Development Challenge event, took place in Montreal on January 27th and 28th. The event, in the form of a "codathon", focused on data, policy, and technical questions related to aid and transparency.
Decision: Internews is making an investment in designing the transformation of Media Map into its next phase.Next steps:Innovative gathering to collect input on the next phase and co-create Focus on making an evidence base available for the impact of media/information on human developmentRedesign the website Link Media Map research to internal Internews discussions on re-entering the policy arenaSeeking an academic partner – focused on new Gates/Knight funded Media Impact project – Annenberg WestFor internal learning:Document the process as a learning exercise in making pilot sustainableCreate internal learning around research findings on what works and doesn’t in media development
Open Data for Development Challenge - Canada
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Anahi Ayala Iacucci
Senior Innovation Advisor