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Vital Signs selected to participate in the beyond.uptake data for good fellowship program

Vital Signs selected to participate in the beyond.uptake data for good fellowship program

  • July 21, 2017
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

Vital Signs is pleased to announce that we will be participating in the second beyond.uptake fellowship program. Vital Signs was selected from a diverse pool of applicants and organizations spanning several countries and will be represented by Dr.Peter Alele, the Vital Signs Africa Field Director.

HOW NATURAL RESOURCES SUPPLEMENT HOUSEHOLD EXPENDITURE ON FOOD-RESULTS FROM 12 LANDSCAPES IN UGANDA AND GHANA

HOW NATURAL RESOURCES SUPPLEMENT HOUSEHOLD EXPENDITURE ON FOOD-RESULTS FROM 12 LANDSCAPES IN UGANDA AND GHANA

  • July 17, 2017
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

 

How Natural Resources Supplement Household Expenditure on Food -Results from 12 Landscapes in Uganda and Ghana

By Krista Jones, Vital Signs Fellows &Scientists_DSSG 2017 and Vital Signs Team

CI/Vital Signs Programme joins the GEF, IFAD and other partners to launch the Food Security Integrated Approach Pilot (IAP).

CI/Vital Signs Programme joins the GEF, IFAD and other partners to launch the Food Security Integrated Approach Pilot (IAP).

  • July 7, 2017
  • Posted by: Tabby Njunge

On July 5,2017 Conservation International  joined the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and additional partners to launch the Food Security Integrated Approach Pilot (IAP).

Do Female-Headed Households have less access to agricultural capital and services? Results from Vital Signs Data from 26 African landscapes

Do Female-Headed Households have less access to agricultural capital and services? Results from Vital Signs Data from 26 African landscapes

  • June 26, 2017
  • Posted by: Matt Cooper

Do Female-Headed Households have less access to agricultural capital and services? Results from Vital Signs Data from 26 African landscapes

By Matthew Cooper, Felly Tusiime, Madeleine Nyiratuza, Kame Westerman, Tabby Njung’e, Alice Ruhweza, Peter Alele and Alex Zvoleff

Vital Signs selected to participate in 2017 Data Science for Social Good Program

Vital Signs selected to participate in 2017 Data Science for Social Good Program

  • May 19, 2017
  • Posted by: Matt Cooper

Vital Signs is excited to announce that we will be participating in the 2017 Data Science for Social Good (DSSG) program, hosted by the eScience Institute at the University of Washington.

Can Forests Buffer against Malnutrition? Evidence from Vital Signs Data Monitoring in Uganda

Can Forests Buffer against Malnutrition? Evidence from Vital Signs Data Monitoring in Uganda

  • May 19, 2017
  • Posted by: Matt Cooper

Can Forests Buffer against Malnutrition? Evidence from Vital Signs Data Monitoring in Uganda.

By Matthew Cooper, Tabby Njung’e, Alice Ruhweza, Peter Alele, Felly Tusiime and Julius Okwadi

Vital Signs to develop a platform for wildlife monitoring in Kenya

Vital Signs to develop a platform for wildlife monitoring in Kenya

  • May 16, 2017
  • Posted by: Matt Cooper

For the implementation of Vital Signs Kenya, we will partner with the Kenya Ministry of the Environment to build a data sharing platform.  This platform will facilitate the integration of socio-economic and environmental data to break down current data-sharing silos.  To begin, we will work on integrating data on Kenyan wildlife, a domain that Conservation Internation has considerable experience with.

We are currently holding workshops with designers and stakeholders.  Stay tuned for the deployment of the platform in early Fall 2017.

Vital Signs to help the government of Uganda meet its reporting commitments under the Paris Agreement

Vital Signs to help the government of Uganda meet its reporting commitments under the Paris Agreement

  • May 16, 2017
  • Posted by: Matt Cooper

We are pleased to announce that the GEF CEO recently approved a USD 1.2M project for Uganda titled, Strengthening the Capacity of Institutions in Uganda to comply with the Transparency Requirements of the Paris Agreement.

Vital Signs Technology Partner Request for Proposal

Vital Signs Technology Partner Request for Proposal

  • January 26, 2016
  • Posted by: Eric Fegraus

Vital Signs is seeking a Technology Partner to build, maintain and further develop its technology platform. This is an exciting an opportunity to work with a very dedicated and mission driven project. Please download and share the Vital Signs Technology Partner Request for Propsoal.

Vital Signs Reel

Vital Signs Reel

  • September 14, 2015
  • Posted by: samiradesign