NNIP is a collaboration of the Urban Institute and local partners in more than 30 cities to further the development and use of neighborhood-level information systems for community building and local decision-making. Visit the partner profiles...[Read More]
Watch the November 12 webcast for the release of Strengthening Communities, a book that chronicles the history and imagines the future of data-driven community development.[Read More]
The Urban Institute is a nonprofit policy research organization created in 1968 and also serves as the secretariat, fiscal agent, and overall coordinator of NNIP.
Partners have been increasingly exploring open source tools, adding to the wealth of technologies available to the network. Explore some of the applications of open source tools below.
NNIP Partner staff brought their expertise on local data to Washington, DC and contributed to a discussion on "Technology and Data Innovations for Transparency and Accountability in Policing" at the White House in April 2015.