Data for Climate Action Challenge
The BusinessWire website reported that Global Pulse, the UN innovation initiative on big data, and Western Digital Corporation, a global leader in data storage technologies and solutions, have launched a “Data for Climate Action” challenge. Data for Climate Action is an unprecedented open innovation challenge to harness data science and big data from the private sector to fight climate change. The challenge aims to enable unprecedented access to data and tools from leading companies to generate new climate solutions. This global challenge has galvanized a diverse coalition of companies from multiple industries and countries to participate through acts of ‘data philanthropy.’
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