Peter Deselaers

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The Geography of Twitter: Mapping the Global Heartbeat

My colleague Kalev Leetaru recently co-authored this comprehensive study on the various sources and accuracies of geographic information on Twitter. …

Development Progress

A five year research project supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. It aimed to measure, understand and communicate where and how …

In Burma, transition neglects press freedom

Thein Sein’s new civilian government has promised reform, but authorities continue to censor and imprison journalists. Those who report for critical, …

Job: Interactive Data Visualization Designer -- World Bank

Terms of Reference Interactive Data Visualization Designer -- World Bank BACKGROUND: The World Bank recognizes that transparency and accountability …

Directorio de Empresas, Marcas Registradas, Comercio Exterior y Normas legales del Perú

Misinformation can be beautiful too

Data visualisation creates powerful, elegant images from complex information, but can also be potentially deceptive<p>Camouflage usually means blending …

Natural resources, corruption and trust: A complex relationship

Abstract<p>Do natural resources reduce social trust? And if so, do natural resources have a direct effect on trust, or is their effect indirect through …

War

Eliminate Poverty – Sustainable Development

The High-Level Panel on the post-2015 development agenda and its secretariat are to be commended and thanked for its report, <i>A New Global Partnership:</i> …

Join the fight against extreme poverty

<b>WASHINGTON (May 30, 2013)</b> – The ONE Campaign welcomes today’s report from the United Nations’ High Level Panel (HLP) outlining its vision for the …

Sub-Saharan Africa