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201 days ago
Unfiled. Edited by Swaraj Barooah 201 days ago
  • As per this, we can question whether they are selling data for 'other than statistical purposes' i.e. commercial purposes to companies and whether there is any tracking of to whom this data is released
6.6 This point on consent of the survey respondent isn't very clear. They say a question asking for consent for the data to be used for stats purposes should be included in survey forms. But I thought the 2008 Act allows it by default?
  • Consent terms: If they have a way of reaching back out to survey population if they change their T&C / purpose of use?
  • and also pvt companies if they are given access
  • along with purpose? for private companies
Aadhaar number***  Don't remember why this was starred separately, but we should probably mention that no UID / biometric type information should be in a position where it can be linked, or even collected if not required. 
205 days ago
Unfiled. Edited by Nisha Thompson 205 days ago
As members of open data communities, policy and academic research institutes, technical and development sector organisations, and as citizens in general, we want to express our great appreciation for the recently launched Nakshe portal. This initiative by the Survey of India to make the Open Series Map publicly available for use is long awaited and welcomed. We are certain that these maps would be of great use for researchers, programmers, and practitioners alike.
  • 3) under the Government Open Data License - India.
Considering the Nakshe portal is the primary website for publishing the Open Series Map files, the first recommendation should be followed because double publication will only help discoverability of these files, and hence their wider use.
232 days ago
254 days ago
Unfiled. Edited by Praachi Misra 254 days ago
Praachi M
  1. Two wheeler sale: Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, 24 February 2017)
  1. Used Car Market: Analysisng the Impact of Demonetization in the Used Car Market (Link)
  1. Export Import Trade raw data from customs dept. https://icegate.gov.in/DailyList/DL
  1. India’s GDP numbers are likely to be an overestimation, Abhijit Banerjee (Link) [discusses data collection in India vis-a vis the informal sector]
  1. Demonetisation Decimates Ranchi’s Economy, Jean Drèze, Dheeraj Kumar And Akash Ranjan (LINK)
  1. Has demonetisation’s impact been more severe on India’s non-farm jobs?, Roshan Kishore (LINK)
  1. Demonetization is a hollow move, Pronab Sen (Link)
  1. Agricultural Growth in the Aftermath of Demonetization, Ramesh Chand and Jaspal Singh (Link)
256 days ago
Unfiled. Edited by Nisha Thompson 256 days ago
Potential speakers
Polio campaign
Health start ups?
35,000 need
Travel grants
misc printing
need volunteers to do outreach, help find sponsors, speakers, 
Day 2 suggestions
257 days ago
Unfiled. Edited by ThejeshGN 257 days ago
ThejeshGN Open Data Camp Bangalore 2017 - Day 2
  • Send email about the data to be scraped
  • Any RTIs that needs to be sent out
  • Generic Data Requests
ideas for Workshop
  • Workshop on data security?
Ideas for Scraping 

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