On the Web

MIT Living Wage Calculator
May 23, 2018

The MIT Living Wage Calculator enables anyone to estimate the cost of living in a community or region and determine the hourly wage a worker in that community needs to support him or herself and a family....

Native Land
May 9, 2018

Run by Victor G Temprano, the Native Land site uses various kinds of data to map the boundaries of Indigenous ancestral territories in North America, and beyond.... 

Great Elephant Census
April 25, 2018

The final GEC report provides valuable information to governments, scientists, NGOs, and wildlife stakeholders in Africa involved in making strategic decisions on how to manage and protect wild elephant populations.... 

Eviction Lab
April 12, 2018

Founded in 2017 by Matthew Desmond, a professor in the department of sociology at Princeton University and author of Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, the Eviction Lab makes nationwide eviction data publicly available to all who want to understand the link between the epidemic of eviction and poverty in America....

In Pieces
March 29, 2018

The online interactive exhibition is designed to raise awareness about the threats confronting thirty of the world’s most endangered species, including the golden lion tamarin, Kemp's ridley sea turtle, the vaquita, and the Bactrian camel...

World Inequality Database on Education
March 13, 2018

An initiative of UNESCO, the World Inequality Database on Education highlights levels of education inequality across more than a hundred and sixty countries and between groups within countries....

The Life Story: Moments of Change
March 1, 2018

The Life Story: Moments of Change explores the realities of women in the sex trade, elevates their voices and experiences, and highlights opportunities for change.....

Doing Good Asia Knowledge Portal
February 14, 2018

The Doing Good Asia Knowledge Portal showcases studies, reports, articles, and videos related to philanthropy and private social investment in Asia....

Lynching in America
January 31, 2018

A project of the Equal Justice Initiative, the site explores the history and legacy of racial terror in the United States, with a focus on the period from the Civil War to World War II... 

Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute
January 18, 2018

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute at Stanford University works to provide a permanent financial base for the King Papers Project and enhance understanding of King's life, ideas, and legacy...

2017 Police Violence Report
January 2, 2018

The 2017 Police Violence Report compiles information from media reports, obituaries, public records, and crowdsourced databases to present the most comprehensive accounting of deadly police violence over the previous twelve months....

MyGoodness
December 20, 2017

Part of a research study on charity and giving conducted by scientists at the MIT Media Lab, the MyGoodness game presents players with a hypothetical $1,000 to spend on donations to various causes and asks them to maximize the impact of their donations....

Rotary International
December 7, 2017

In partnership with a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers, Rotary works to make positive, lasting change in communities in the United States and abroad....