UNICC Wins a Data4Good Award for Quality Data Education (SDG Goal 4)

16 September, 2022


Chief Data Officer (CDO) magazine has selected UNICC for its 2022 Data4Good Awards together with thirteen other organizations.

The 2022 UNICC Global Data Hackathon was chosen for its wide reach in bringing together young people, students and UNICC family stakeholders to apply their data expertise to chosen United Nations challenges and use cases.

UNICC’s Data and Analytics team, together with UN and academic partners, produced the UNICC Global Data Hackathon, resulting in successful projects of data collection and analysis to help UN Agencies make smart development decisions and better deliver on their missions and mandates.

UNICC is pleased to join the other winners, proud that its efforts have helped in the achievement of inclusive and equitable quality (data) education.

Screenshot of category winners at Data4Good Awards

SGD Goal 4 “ensures inclusive and equitable quality education and promotes life-long learning opportunities for all” with a set of associated targets. The UNICC Global Data Hackathon directly supports the UN Secretary-General’s Data Strategy: For Action by Everyone, Everywhere with Insight, Impact and Integrity.

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