Data is useless unless it provides us with actionable insights into our work. In order to make sense of the data, however, we need to understand it, which is why data visualization is so important. Technology has made it easier to translate data into understandable and aesthetically pleasing visualizations, but with so many options out there, it can be hard to know where…Continue
Added by TechChange on November 2, 2015 at 3:20pm — No Comments
Saferworld is an independent non-governmental organisation that works to prevent violent conflict and build safer lives. We work with civil society, governments and international organisations to encourage and support effective policies and practices through advocacy, research and policy development, and through supporting the development of local capacities and structures. We have extensive experience of working on conflict and promoting peacebuilding in the…Continue
Added by Marie Aziz on August 8, 2014 at 11:52am — No Comments
Over the past two decades, many new institutions from governments, foundations and nonprofits have emerged that provide in-depth policy analysis of current conflicts and the effectiveness of existing responses. In order to stay up to date on current crises, success stories in preventing, managing and transforming conflicts, and larger policy lessons for the field, reading…
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Added by S-CAR at GMU on March 25, 2014 at 3:55pm — No Comments
Just last year the Indian government decided to implement a program to bring the world’s cheapest tablet device to the population. This to drive increased use of the Internet by it’s citizens. A brilliant move. A Canadian manufacturer won that bid. This signalled…Continue
Great piece from Michael Shank on the Huffington Post:
The Dehumanization Syndrome is an inventory of symptoms. It serves as the analytical and diagnostic tool; see last page for Directions of Use.
The fact that “WE”(the Nation, the People, the Country, the State) is an abstract term and that in reality only individual human beings…Continue
Added by Olek Netzer on February 9, 2011 at 7:25am — No Comments
Although conflicts amongst communities are seen since the birth of man but its severity to its peak has been seen in the recent decade unfortunately this is observed inspite of education, advancement of societies and uplift of social and mental up gradation.
The main reason of such unpleasant happening is due to the…Continue