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What are hidden data treasuries and how can they help development outcomes?
What are hidden data treasuries and how can they help development outcomes?
Our team built an exhaustive crop type and yield estimation map in Burkina Faso, using artificial intelligence and satellite images from the European Space Agency. But building the map would not have been possible without a data set that GIZ, the German government’s international development agency, had collected for one purpose on the ground some years before – and never looked at again. At Dalberg, we call this a “hidden data treasury” and it has huge potential to be used for good.
Youth NEET in Kenya: Understanding values, capabilities, and barriers towards achieving career and life goals
Youth NEET in Kenya: Understanding values, capabilities, and barriers towards achieving career and life goals
Dalberg’s report ‘Youth not in education, employment, and training in Kenya’, launched on October 16, 2019 in Nairobi.
USAID’s Investment Support Program (implemented by Dalberg Advisors) creates Primer on Catalyzing Agricultural Finance
USAID’s Investment Support Program (implemented by Dalberg Advisors) creates Primer on Catalyzing Agricultural Finance
Through the Primer on Catalyzing Agricultural Finance , USAID and Dalberg have come together to outline the tools that USAID can use to address agricultural finance gaps, with the ultimate aim of tackling market failures and mobilizing private sector finance. 
Cross-Sectoral Commitment from Four Leading Organizations to Achieve the Global Goals through a Gender Lens
Press release: Cross-Sectoral Commitment from Four Leading Organizations to Achieve the Global Goals through a Gender Lens
Acknowledging the world’s insufficient progress towards achieving the 2030 Global Goals and determined to accelerate our collective efforts, the leading global impact business Dalberg, the Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), the Indian not-for-profit Educate Girls and the UN Agency UNICEF signed the Neutral is Not Enough pledge to place gender inclusion at the center of their organizations’ efforts. This pledge was signed at a jointly hosted event of the same name, which discussed how achieving any and all of the Global Goals demands a gender lens, and how we must start working differently.
It’s About Time: the case for valuing women and girls’ unpaid care work
It’s About Time: the case for valuing women and girls’ unpaid care work
Dalberg’s analysis of the global unpaid care work challenge.
Time Poverty and women’s economic empowerment: An interview with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Keiko Valente
Unpaid care work and women’s economic empowerment: An interview with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Keiko Valente
Dalberg interviews Keiko Valente, Associate Program Officer on the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Gender Equality Team. Keiko talks about what’s missing from the unpaid care work conversation, takeaways from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s work with Dalberg, and how she’s helping to advance gender equality through her role.
USAID’s Investment Support Program (implemented by Dalberg Advisors) assesses the effectiveness of market-based solutions for smallholder farmers
Smallholders on the world stage: how private investment can help secure our food future
USAID’s Investment Support Program (implemented by Dalberg Advisors) assesses the effectiveness of market-based solutions for smallholder farmers.
Gender equality in Southeast Asia Dalberg+ Sasakawa
How entrepreneurship can improve the lives of women
New report highlights the critical role of entrepreneurs.
Dalberg, IDH, and Unilever sign MoU
Creating new pathways to global supply chains for agricultural SMEs
Dalberg, IDH, and Unilever sign agreement to build capacity and open up new revenue streams for SMEs across Africa.
A conversation with Dalberg Design co-founders Robert Fabricant and Ravi Chhatpar.
Better together: how design thinking can deepen social impact
A conversation with Dalberg Design co-founders Robert Fabricant and Ravi Chhatpar.