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  • United Nations data visualization challenge for the 2015 World Statistics Day.
  • Use your creativity and imagination to build an infographic or dynamic visualization featuring the latest data from the 2015 MDG report.
  • The winner will be announced on 20 October 2015
  • The deadline for submissions is Sunday, 20 September 2015.
Summary

United Nations data visualization challenge for the 2015 World Statistics Day.

As part of the celebration around the World Statistics Day 2015, and as a follow up to the launch of the 2015 Millennium Development Goals Report , the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) is excited to announce the #WSD2015 Data Visualization Challenge competition.

We Challenge You to:

Use your creativity and imagination to build an infographic or dynamic visualization featuring the latest data from the 2015 MDG report.

The winner will be announced on 20 October 2015 – World Statistics Day 2015! A selection of the best visualizations received will be showcased on the UNSD website, as well as on the Unite Ideas website, and related platforms worldwide.

The #WSD2015 challenge is to build an info-graphic or dynamic visualization featuring the latest data from the 2015 Millennium Development Goals report. This challenge is particularly geared towards designers, programmers and data scientists who are passionate about contributing open source software and data visualizations to promote peace, development, human rights and environmental sustainability. The winners will be announced during the United Nations World Statistics Day 2015 and featured on some UN websites. The deadline for submissions is Sunday, 20 September 2015.