When good data is hard to get

The data revolution won't happen on its own. Getting good information still takes hard work and determination to find true stories in the most difficult places. Devex spoke with a few "truth hunters" on the ground in Kenya to learn how they're fighting to overcome bad information.

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  • Michael Igoe

    Michael Igoe is a Senior Reporter with Devex, based in Washington, D.C. He covers U.S. foreign aid, global health, climate change, and development finance. Prior to joining Devex, Michael researched water management and climate change adaptation in post-Soviet Central Asia, where he also wrote for EurasiaNet. Michael earned his bachelor's degree from Bowdoin College, where he majored in Russian, and his master’s degree from the University of Montana, where he studied international conservation and development.