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Imagina, Vota, Colabora. ¡Participa en el Multi-City Challenge México 2020!

Te invitamos a resolver 10 grandes retos urbanos en colaboración con The GovLab y los gobiernos municipales de Hermosillo, Reynosa, San Nicolás, San Pedro y Torreón  Los Municipios de Hermosillo, Reynosa, San Nicolás, San Pedro y Torreón, todos ellos ubicados en el Norte de México, y el The Govlab de la Universidad de Nueva York, […]

Imagine, Vote, Collaborate. Participate in the Multi-City Challenge Mexico 2020!

We invite you to solve 10 major urban challenges in collaboration with The GovLab and the municipal governments of Hermosillo, Reynosa, San Nicolás, San Pedro and Torreón   The northern Mexican Municipalities of Hermosillo, Reynosa, San Nicolás, San Pedro and Torreón, and  The GovLab at New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering, invite you to […]

Announcing AI Localism: A new platform supporting the responsible use and design of AI at the local level

Today, The GovLab is  excited to launch a new platform which seeks to monitor, analyze and guide how AI is being governed in cities around the world: AI Localism.  AI Localism refers to the actions taken by local decision-makers to address the use of AI within a city or community.  AI Localism has often emerged […]

Conoce a los 5 Municipios Participantes del Multi-city Challenge México 2020

An English version of this post is also available on The GovLab blog here (Una versión en inglés de esta publicación también está disponible en el blog de GovLab aquí).   BROOKLYN, Nueva York, Septiembre 16, 2020 —Hermosillo, Reynosa, San Nicolás, San Pedro y Torreón han sido seleccionadas para participar en el Multi-City Challenge México 2020. […]

Meet the 5 Municipalities Participating In the Multi-city Challenge Mexico 2020

The GovLab is working with Select Northern Mexican Cities’ Own Residents to Tackle Urban Problems A Spanish version of this post is also available on The GovLab blog here (Una versión en español de esta publicación también está disponible en el blog de The GovLab aquí). BROOKLYN, New York, September 16, 2020 – Hermosillo, Reynosa, […]

Starting with NYC, new initiative weighs pros and cons of data re-use for COVID-19 and future threats

BROOKLYN, New York, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 – The Governance Lab (The GovLab), an action research center at New York University Tandon School of Engineering, with the support of the Henry Luce Foundation, announced the creation of The Data Assembly. Beginning in New York City, the effort will explore how communities perceive the risks and […]

How Data Can Map and Make Racial Inequality More Visible (If Done Responsibly)

The piece is supplemented by a crowdsourced listing of Data-Driven Efforts to Address Racial Inequality. NOTES The GovLab developed this living reflection document with diverse input from our network to help identify the opportunities, risks, challenges, and lessons about the use of data to make racial inequalities more visible and the ways it may be […]

Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress Hosts Virtual Member Discussion

This release was originally written and distributed by The Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress on May 7, 2020. Members were joined by two guest speakers to discuss committee continuity and remote operations Washington, D.C. – The Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress (“Select Committee”) held a virtual discussion with two guest speakers to discuss the […]

Launch: Responsible Data for Children (RD4C) Toolkit

The GovLab and UNICEF, as part of the Responsible Data for Children initiative (RD4C), are pleased to share a set of lightweight and user-friendly tools to support organizations and practitioners seeking to operationalize the RD4C Principles. These principles—Purpose-Driven, People-Centric, Participatory, Protective of Children’s Rights, Proportional, Professionally Accountable, and Prevention of Harms Across the Data Lifecycle—are especially important in the […]