Viacom-RIWI 2018 HIV/AIDS Study

To commemorate both World AIDS Day and the 20th anniversary of the MTV Staying Alive Foundation, RIWI, in partnership with Viacom and the MTV Staying Alive Foundation recently conducted the Viacom-RIWI 2018 HIV/AIDS study. The goal of this 10-country survey was to determine awareness levels of HIV/AIDS around the world and find out if people […]

Misperceptions of Health Effects of Marijuana

RIWI’s latest work on the public perceptions of the health effects of marijuana is highlighted in the October 2018 issue of Research World magazine, an ESOMAR publication. Written by RIWI’s Eric Meerkamper and Danielle Goldfarb, the article analyzes the impacts of disinformation many Canadians have internalized with regards to the recent nation-wide legalization of cannabis. […]

Peace Perceptions Poll Philippines Data Featured in Mindanao Gold Star Daily

Following the launch of the inaugural Peace Perceptions Poll, Filipino news source highlighted some key findings from the report, namely that “criminal violence and terrorism are top security concerns” for the over 1,000 Filipino respondents who took part in the study. Read the full article in Mindanao Gold Star Daily here. Learn more about the […]

Financial Times Chart of the Day: RIWI Trade Data

RIWI’s latest data on American perceptions of national trade policy was featured as the chat of the day by Financial Times. RIWI’s stable signal reiterates the sentiment that we may be in for a trade war that will last longer than most expect. Read the FT charticle here. To see the latest RIWI trade update, […]

Peace Perceptions Poll Featured in Peace News Net Op-Ed

The inaugural Peace Perceptions Poll established by International Alert, The British Council, and RIWI was featured in an op-ed piece written by International Alert CEO Harriet Lamb. Read her take on the recently released findings from the first ever global public perceptions study on the topic of peace and conflict, here. To learn more about […]

Redefining Health Care: Mining Unstructured Data to Improve Health Care Transitions

In this feature in the sem​iannual publication of the Ontario Hospital Association – Redefining Health Care: A Dialogue on Health Policy – RIWI CEO and Founder Neil Seeman explains applied privacy-sensitive approaches to leveraging different types of data sets to improve patient experiences in healthcare transitions. The examples and applications are global. Mr. Seeman introduces […]

World Economic Forum: LGBT+ City Ratings Including RIWI Data

RIWI’s global LGBT+ data were released at the 2018 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland as part of the annual Open for Business report, which focuses on business and development around the world, demonstrating that open, inclusive, and diverse societies are better for economic growth. In addition to the overall report’s Global Situation analysis, RIWI […]

World Economic Forum: Oxfam/RIWI Income Inequality Data Released

RIWI data were released by Oxfam at the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland on January 22nd. Data commissioned by Oxfam regarding attitudes towards inequality across multiple middle and high-income countries were released as part of the report Reward Work, Not Wealth which highlights the facts and figures of the ongoing global income inequality crisis. […]