Projects

IDB and Citibeats: Social Understanding as an Enabler of Economic Growth and Cultural Heritage Preservation of the Amazon Region

Back to the Blog Citibeats is proud to join and support IDB Lab, the innovation laboratory of the Inter-American Development Bank Group, the leading source of financing for improving lives in Latin America and the Caribbean, in a bioeconomic project designed to foster the financial, social, cultural and environmental growth of the Amazon basin area.  …

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Infodemic and disinformation of the COVID-19: A reflect of the systemic crisis in the post-truth era

Back to the Blog The COVID-19 pandemic is a health crisis that has claimed the lives of nearly 4 million people worldwide. But this is not the only emergency we are facing as humanity. A WHO report points out that misinformation may generate the next crisis. From home remedies, self-medication, healing potions, anti-vaccine and conspiracy theories, among other hoaxes, disinformation …

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If it is true that perception reflects reality, it cannot be ignored. What has been the perception of Panamanian citizens towards economic recovery scenarios?

Back to the Blog The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has presented the conclusions of a study carried out thanks to the citizen observatory of ethical Artificial Intelligence CivicLytics in collaboration with Citibeats. By analyzing hundreds of thousands of comments from citizens on Twitter, forums, blogs, and digital media, the study seeks to understand people’s concerns …

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Using Social Big Data to Gain Insights Into the Migration & Xenophobia Crisis in Latin America & the Caribbean

Back to the Blog Migration is contentious issue, as it often leads to xenophobic behavior that is detrimental to social cohesion. It’s an issue that Latin America and the Caribbean have been forcefully confronted with over the last five years, primarily driven by the more than 5 million Venezuelans who have been displaced from their …

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United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and UNESCO develop an analysis of COVID-19 misinformation in the Dominican Republic

Back to the Blog The United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the United Nations Educational Organization (UNESCO) and Citibeats, an ethical artificial intelligence platform that focuses on the analysis of social data, announce a collaboration to curb misinformation about COVID- 19 in the Dominican Republic. The initiative was launched to make an analysis of public misconceptions …

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