Humanitarian Data Exchange (HDX)

frog and the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN OCHA) developed the Humanitarian Data Exchange (HDX), a platform that enables workers from the UN, NGOs, government and universities to radically improve data sharing during extreme situations.

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Since its inception in July 2014, HDX has engaged over 100,000 unique users from over 200 locations around the world. Data is being shared by over 160 organizations, including large UN agencies, NGOs and governments. Already an essential tool for the Red Cross and journalists reporting from the field, frog is working with UN OCHA to continue to expand and improve the platform.