It has been a really interesting month #InsideSocialCops and we are super excited to share it with you — new stories, new experiences, and so much more. Let’s begin! 🚀
What have we been up to lately?
The product team at SocialCops holds innovation close to their heart — so dearly, that it often shows in places one least expects.
More than innovating for fun, we love innovating for impact! That’s why, to make data analysis faster and simpler, we added some new features to our data collection app, Collect. Check it out.
In other news, we got the wonderful chance of meeting the Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, as one of India’s
#ChampionsOfChange, and we could not be more excited!
What we are writing
Our co-founder, Prukalpa Sankar, writes a narrative sharing the importance of breaking down silos to change the global face of development. Read more about our work in tracking the UN SDGs.
The newest member of our team, Sourabh, shares the wonderful story of how his pursuit of answering a “why?” brought him to SocialCops. Here is the answer that he found.
Working with open data day in and day out, our Research and Analysis team discovers an intriguing fact about the number of villages in India — that it remains unknown. Read how this ambiguity continues to hamper India’s development plans.
What we are reading
Here are a few stories that intrigued and inspired us. We hope you enjoy reading them!
- Sheryl Sandberg: Develop Your Voice, Not Your Brand — Facebook’s COO on how to pursue a meaningful and successful career.
- The Tech Revolution That’s Changing How We Measure Poverty — How technology is helping in humanizing data collection minus the human errors.
Who we are hiring
Are you someone who can build capacity across organizations? We are looking for a Capacity Building Lead at SocialCops.