Archives for May 2011

Expansion into Latin America Continues: Chilean Dataset Acquired
May 27, 2011 | News

LIS is delighted to have gained access to a dataset from Chile.  This expands LIS’ collection of datasets from Latin America to reach a total of seven: Mexico (which was added in Wave II); Brazil, Colombia, Guatemala, Peru and Uruguay (added as of Wave VI); and now Chile (to be added to Wave VII).
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/expansion-into-latin-america-continues-chilean-dataset-acquired/

LIS Completes Block of BRIC Countries – and Adds South Africa
May 24, 2011 | News

LIS is proud to announce that, soon, the full block of BRIC countries will be included in the LIS Database. A dataset from Brazil was added in 2009. After a 5-year hiatus, we have regained access to data from Russia. Harmonization on a dataset from India is now underway. LIS staff will begin harmonizing a […]
http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/news/china-india-and-south-africa-join-lis/