Unique ID: GlobalPulse19

Issue Date: February 13th 2019
Last modified: March 14th 2019
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"Now-casting" Food Prices in Indonesia Using Social Media Signals

"Now-casting" Food Prices in Indonesia Using Social Media Signals

SDG: 02 - Zero Hunger09 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure17 - Partnerships for the Goals

This project investigates how people's self reporting of commodity prices through Twitter can be used to provide real-time price indicators. The project showed that the prices reported on Twitter were closely correlated with official food prices. This project was done in collaboration with the Indonesian Ministry of Development Planning, WFP and the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.

Project Sources
Project Sources
Type Of Institution: international organization
Region: Global
Country Area: Global
Id Country Regional: global
SDG Indicators
SDG Indicators
SDG Comments: 2c, 9c, 17.8
SDG: 02 - Zero Hunger09 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure17 - Partnerships for the Goals
Other
Other
Timeframe To Produce Indicator: NA
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