If AI = cookie monster, then data = cookies. But you don’t have to generate your own, with so many free data resources.
World Bank Open Data contains 3000 datasets from regions, countries and continents. It’s a piece of cake to access and use: a country, topic or name with call up a wealth of information which you’re then free to download and use. It’s a huge pool of global data, so put on your swimsuit and dive right in.