Emily Courey Pryor

Executive Director, Data2X

Emily Courey Pryor is Executive Director of Data2X, a dynamic platform hosted at the UN Foundation which promotes and enables the production and use of gender data to improve the lives of women and girls. Previously, Emily helped launch UN Foundation signature initiatives on women’s economic empowerment, and the Girl Up campaign. During her time at the UN Foundation and at the American Red Cross, she has also worked on global health and infectious disease, disaster response, and peace and security issues. Emily has also worked in corporate philanthropy, managing the corporate foundation and giving programs for Gilead Sciences.

She received her MPH from the University of Michigan and BA from the University of Florida.

Notable Links:

https://www.newsdeeply.com/womensadvancement/community/2018/07/12/countries-need-to-use-gender-data-to-track-sdg-progress-heres-how?utm_source=Women%27s+Advancement+Deeply&utm_campaign=43221fe4af-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_07_13_04_23&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b0f0f8619e-43221fe4af-117597705

http://www.globalcause.co.uk/women-and-girls/why-better-data-is-crucial-for-gender-equality

https://www.un.org/development/desa/en/news/statistics/data-we-can-trust.html

https://www.devex.com/news/sponsored/opinion-once-upon-a-statistic-why-we-re-calling-for-gender-data-impact-stories-91806