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11 Jun
Hivos Blogpost
Transformation in practice: how to make a transformation project successful

In May this year, Hivos and D4D closed the Hivos Project Change!, a multi-year transformation trajectory. For D4D, this was a major milestone and finalising the project brings us to reflect on the journey we made with Hivos and how we contributed to this important transformation process.  What initiated this transformation process and what were...

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19 Aug
strategic partnerships
Invitation to our free webinar Strategic Partnerships 2.0: Designing good data quality from the start

When: September 1st, 15:00 CET When do you start thinking about data? Is it embedded into how you design your programme, or is it an afterthought? How can a good data model give your alliance a head start? Join us on September 1st for a webinar to learn from good practices on embedding data &...

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19 Mar
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How we work together while being apart

As a flexible data company, the decision to start working from home was a no brainer for the team of Data4Development. And since the nature of our work does not require us to meet in person, we can continue to deliver the same quality as prior to the coronavirus measures.  Nevertheless, we are probably experiencing...

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12 Feb
chemical engineer
A new addition to the team

Time flies when you are having fun. It has already been 3 months since I started as a data scientist at Data4Development in November 2019. Since then I have worked on interesting questions, met wonderful people and learned a lot. In the coming weeks/months I will be telling you about some of the things I...

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05 Feb
Salesforce Netherlands Nonprofit User Group
Cooking Data: Perspective from a data scientist

Data4Development was honored to be invited to present at the Salesforce Netherlands Nonprofit User Group earlier this week. The focus of the conversation was about getting a grip on data and data science.Maaike Blom drove home the importance of embedding Data-driven decision making at the core of all non-profit organisations to reach lasting results and...

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06 Jan
Open tea - Save the Children
Open Tea 2020

On January 16th, we will organise the first Open Tea of 2020, in cooperation with Save the Children. During this edition, speakers from SPARK, Save the Children and Data4Development will take the stage to share their data experience and -challenges.

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20 Dec
2020 Future development
2020: Future Developments

We foresee 2020 to be the start of this new phase, which is marked by both extensive as well as intensive growth, helping various governments, embassies and a number of non profit organisations to further optimize their operations to ultimately enable them to make data driven decisions. 

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10 Sep
Open tea - Save the Children
A new Open Tea is coming!

We invite you to the second D4D Open Tea of 2019 at PAX in Utrecht! This time, three NGO data experts will take the stage to talk about their data challenges in order to get some insights from other experts in the room.

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28 Aug
Open tea - Save the Children
Save the date: Our next Open Tea is coming up

On the 26th of September PAX will host the second Open Tea of the year, organized by Data4Development.

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30 Jul
Teambuilding
The importance of team building

As a growing company, we continuously strive to strengthen our team. Therefore, we get together outside of work for fun and challenging team outings. For our last team-building day, we canoed through Utrecht.

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