The UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) is the official and trusted source of internationally-comparable data on education, science, culture and communication. As the official statistical agency of UNESCO (which is itself an agency of the United Nations), the UIS produces the data to fuel the policies and investments needed to transform lives and propel the world towards its development goals.
The Ask: UNESCO…
entrusted Weight Creative with the opportunity to strengthen the organization's message and reach by working on a number of deliverables. Most pressingly was a short educational animation regarding Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and secondly, the planning and design of a multi-facted Data Portal interface.
The Solution: After discovery sessions and thorough planning, Weight Creative worked on a storyboard in collaboration with the UIS as a starting point for the 'Data for Lifelong Learning' educational short video. The video needed to be concise and accurately depict the tools developed by the UIS to measure learning and how to use the data to improve learning outcomes.
The UIS data portal was a resounding success, which was designed around a user-centric philosophy that integrates advanced functionality with clean intuitive design. We analyzed user data from a needs assessment survey and worked with the UIS to develop interface solutions that accurately target 3 key user segments.