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FYI: Young Lives demonstrator ... using linked data conventions

From: ZENG, MARCIA <mzeng@kent.edu>
Date: Mon, 15 Nov 2010 14:10:50 -0500
To: public-xg-lld <public-xg-lld@w3.org>
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This demonstrator explores the process of putting development-focussed social science research data online using linked data conventions.

Young Lives
Young Lives is an international study of childhood poverty, involving 12,000 children in 4 countries over 15 years. It is led by at team in the Department of International Development at the University of Oxford in association with research and policy partners in the 4 study countries: Ethiopia, India, Peru and Vietnam.

This exploration/demonstrator project has worked with a recent health dataset containing young people's responses to a wide range of questions about their health situation and behaviours. The dataset covers responses from Peru.

The demonstrator has sought to:

Identify ways of modelling the data using RDF;
Creating an RDF version of the data, publishing it online and making it available to query;
Making links between the Young Lives data and other datasets;
Exploring different visualisations of the data;
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