Data Privacy and Protection

Identifying and understanding the risks associated with data collection.

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From reducing social inequalities to predicting climate change impacts, good data helps address the world’s biggest problems and challenges. Despite the opportunities, data can also be misused. Poorly handled data integrity, data transparency, and data use can thwart the best development efforts. Responsible data governance provides an approach for the data lifecycle through policies, systems, and skills that work together to improve accountability and predictability for data subjects and fiduciaries.

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