Data Elevates (DE)
Data Elevates is a social enterprise dedicated to strengthening data use in international development and bridging the data skills gap between high-income countries and the rest of the world. DE was founded by seasoned development professionals and data scientists who recognize the enormous potential of untapped data to drive more effective development and economic growth in low and lower-middle income countries. They bring advanced data analytics capabilities and proven capacity building practices to social impact organizations and the next generation of data practitioners.
DE builds capacity of individuals in basic and advanced data skills to improve readiness for higher-quality jobs and promote better economic outcomes. They also support social impact organizations to strengthen data analytics capabilities and improve service delivery.
DE builds cultures of data-driven decisionmaking in organizations and in underserved communities and supports them with active networks of world-class educators, public and private sector organizations, and students across the globe. DE leads hackathons, organizes professional networks, and provides platforms for students and practitioners to showcase achievements and continue life-long learning.
Through their holistic approach to capacity building for data-driven decisionmaking in social impact organizations and underserved communities, DE promotes inclusive economic development and better health outcomes.See more