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Train better AI models OpenAI Alignment team OpenAI is an artificial intelligence research company most well known for language models. The Alignment team works on making sure models behave in ways humans find desirable. This means that models shouldn't ever perpetuate systemic racism, harass users, spread disinformation, … New 14 Jul. 2021
Help design visualization of real-time satellite analyses of forest cover change and carbon Health In Harmony Health In Harmony has partnered with Woodwell Climate Research Center in Massachusetts and Gunung Palung National Park in West Kalimantan Indonesia to test a pilot of real-time satellite visualizations of active logging within the boundary of the park and changes … Waiting for volunteers Environment
22 Jun. 2021
Rating Portfolio Assessments for K-12 Students The Assessment Improvement Project The purpose of this project is to use data science to grade K-12 students' writing portfolios so students, educators, and parents can get a holistic idea of the student's capabilities. In progress Education
14 Jun. 2021
Creating a well-being data layer using machine learning, satellite imagery and ground-truth data World Resources Institute Conducting economic surveys requires huge resources; thus, modern means of acquiring this information using publicly available data and open source technologies create the possibilities of replacing current processes. Satellite images can act as a proxy for existing data collection techniques … done_all Completed Health
Environment
Social Services
International development
Economic Development
23 Nov. 2020
Identifying economic and financial incentives for forest and landscape restoration in Latin America using Natural Language Processing World Resources Institute Forest and landscape restoration is a cross-cutting agenda that traverses sectors such as agriculture, forestry, water and natural resources. While this cross-cutting nature makes restoration an attractive policy measure for carbon sequestration, mitigation, and adaptation, it complicates policy analysis. The … In progress Environment
International development
11 Aug. 2020
Comparison of Actual and Expected Delivery Dates Medic Mobile This project will use a de-identified dataset to examine differences in reported last menstrual period (LMP) as a determinant of a pregnant woman’s delivery data and women’s recorded delivery dates in the CHT application. done_all Completed Health
5 Aug. 2020
Visualize Madagascar Baseline Survey Data Health In Harmony Health In Harmony conducted a baseline census survey in November of 2019 in the communities around Monombo National Park. Questions were asked about the health status of communities, their use of the forest, and their economic well-being. We contracted a … Waiting review Health
Environment
International development
Economic Development
31 Jul. 2020
Air Pollution monitoring for children UNICEF Office of Innovation UNICEF and Solve for Good will work together to analyze various aspects of changes in air pollution especially, related with COVID-19 and to build a platform for air pollution monitoring with a strong emphasis on UNICEF’s operations. The platform will … done_all Completed Health
Environment
28 Jul. 2020
Covid Response Simulator // Scenario Planning for Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions (NPIs) Covid Act Now The COVID Response Simulator is a localized, customizable version of the public Covid Act Now (CAN) model. With it, you can take a powerful SEIR epidemiology model and customize it for your county to help plan your response to COVID. … In scoping phase Health
25 Jul. 2020
Community Vulnerability Index Community Insight and Impact Data driven assessment of community needs across multiple axes; currently focused on COVID-19 but will be useful for other pandemics or disasters. done_all Completed Health
Economic Development
23 Jul. 2020
Analysis of Infonavit’s Mortgage Foreclosed Portfolio INFONAVIT Infonavit has a portfolio of several thousands of mortgage foreclosed properties. These properties concentrate disproportionately in several municipalities, so the way and the time Infonavit chooses to dispose of them will have a considerable effect on these communities. Beyond the … In scoping phase Other
21 Jul. 2020
Inventory Through-Put Analytics at the Food Bank of Northern Nevada Food Bank of Northern Nevada The goal of this project is to help answer important analytic questions about the throughput of inventory for the Food Bank of Northern Nevada (FBNN). The FBNN would like to improve their understanding of what, how much, and where food … In progress Social Services
Other
20 Jul. 2020
Nonprofit Environment Interactive Map Pionero Philanthropy This project will promote the sustainability and accessible management of organizational data visualization through an interactive map using javascript. In progress Health
Environment
Social Services
Energy and Environment
International development
Public Safety
Economic Development
Other
20 Jul. 2020
Amphan: analyzing experiences of extreme weather events using online data International Water Management Institute Cyclone Amphan made landfall in South Asia on May 20, 2020. It was the most damaging storm in the history of the Indian Ocean, rendering hundreds of thousands of people homeless, ravaging agricultural lands and causing billions of dollars in … done_all Completed Environment
Social Services
International development
15 Jul. 2020
Horizon: Trajectory indicators for students in transit to secondary education Fundación I-Tek The project seeks to generate a dashboard of indicators for each primary school, to allow them to understand their students´ trajectories in secondary and tertiary education. This panel will allow public authorities, school authorities, teachers, as well as their students … In progress 11 Jul. 2020