In cities throughout Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), public transport serves an essential role, connecting people with employment, commerce, leisure, and each other. However, public transport networks in LAC cities, both formal and informal, can lack detailed information about routes and schedules, leaving users to rely on word of mouth to know what routes can take them … [Read more...] about DATUM: facilitating community collection and public use of urban mobility data in the Americas
About Jordan Fischer
Jordan Fisher works on data management, quality control, and analysis, currently focusing on open data and geospatial analysis projects in Latin America with the IDB. Jordan has worked for the Pan-American Health Organization as Statistician/Data Manager and for the NGO Freedom House as Senior Data Management & Evaluation Specialist. Jordan holds a master’s degree in Business Analytics from George Washington University and a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Utah.