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A Serious Video Game To Support Decision Making On Refugee Aid Deployment Policy

Luis Eduardo Perez Estrada, Derek Groen, Jose Emmanuel Ramirez-Marquez
2017 Procedia Computer Science  
We present a serious video game that functions as an interface for an agent-based simulation run with data from past refugee crises.  ...  The success of refugee support operations depends on the ability of humanitarian organizations and governments to deploy aid effectively.  ...  Serious game for refugee aid deployment The serious video game focused on the refugee situation simulation is played from the perspective of policy makers, giving the player control over refugee camps  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2017.05.112 fatcat:habhyjtwcnaa3hhv5o24yhbfbi

How KANERE Free Press Resists Biopower

Michele C. Deramo
2016 Refuge  
and to develop a platform for fair public debate on refugee affairs" (KANERE Vision Statement).  ...  The analysis of KANERE and its impact on the political subjectivity of refugees living in Kakuma is framed by Foucault's theory of biopower, the state-sanctioned right to "make live or let die" in its  ...  The efficient management of refugee health and well-being had to be regulated through the deployment of a biotechnology that reduced the frequency of serious medical issues without changing the actual  ... 
doi:10.25071/1920-7336.40385 fatcat:gb5w2dze3zg53m3vdldc23xacq

Genocide, ethical imperatives and the strategic significance of asymmetric power: India's diplomatic and military interventions in the Bangladesh Liberation War (Indo-Pakistan War of 1971)

Rudrajit Bose
2022 Security and Defence Quarterly  
The results show that India's ability to align its foreign policy and media narratives to its military objectives while adroitly managing big power rivalry holds lessons for how smaller states might compel  ...  The political and ethical imperatives of a humanitarian war in 1971 dovetailed seamlessly with larger Indian strategic goals and was one of the catalysts for the eventual unanimous adoption in 2005 of  ...  Indian decision making had not yet reached the stage of war (Department of State, 2001).  ... 
doi:10.35467/sdq/146060 fatcat:7ggopdf7qjfxvnn7hs3xbgj2im

Understanding the dynamics of HIV/AIDS and the security sector in Africa: An overview [chapter]

Obijiofor Aginam, Johanna Stratton, Martin R. Rupiya, Andrea Ottina
2013 HIV/AIDS and the Security Sector in Africa  
of work before a decision is made on their fitness for deployment abroad.  ...  More women should be promoted to policy-and decision-making ranks in order to ensure relevant or appropriate representation.  ... 
doi:10.18356/ebc753dd-en fatcat:xn4jpdsxjzbfhmmnffkl3yjbha

Debating credibility

Laura Smith-Khan
2019 Australian Review of Applied Linguistics  
Given the pseudonym "Abyan", she was living on Nauru as a result of Australian refugee policy and was brought to Australia for medical assistance.  ...  Reflecting existing research, this article finds that Abyan's experience is used to support broader policy arguments.  ...  of Philosophy degree, supported by a Research Training Programme Scholarship (formerly APA).  ... 
doi:10.1075/aral.18002.smi fatcat:tnhd4qojlzhstn7lwwqfxrauc4

Refugees and Forced Displacement: International Security, Human Vulnerability, and the State

P. van Krieken
2004 Journal of Refugee Studies  
Its activities focus mainly on the areas of peace and governance, environment and sustainable development, and science and technology in relation to human welfare.  ...  The University operates through a worldwide network of research and postgraduate training centres, with its planning and coordinating headquarters in Tokyo.  ...  Acknowledgements The research for this chapter was funded with a grant from the United States Institute for Peace. Notes  ... 
doi:10.1093/jrs/17.2.251 fatcat:6gzvu2q3vve75eezf23nmzyjyu

The Path of a Genocide: The Rwanda Crisis, from Uganda to Zaire

Barrie Collins, Howard Adelman, Astri Suhrke
2001 Africa - Journal of the International African Institute  
and realistic policy options, the policy lacked an adequate foundation for decision-making.  ...  decision-making circles.  ...  However, the U.S. agreed to send soldiers when Canada offered to lead an international military force to bring aid to starving refugees on 11 November 1996 .  ... 
doi:10.2307/1161491 fatcat:w62py2xn3bei7nchodafvjlphe

The Path of a genocide: the Rwanda crisis from Uganda to Zaire

2000 ChoiceReviews  
and realistic policy options, the policy lacked an adequate foundation for decision-making.  ...  decision-making circles.  ...  However, the U.S. agreed to send soldiers when Canada offered to lead an international military force to bring aid to starving refugees on 11 November 1996 .  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.37-3029 fatcat:zlttuqxvzzdspbkrsbgzx6o7wi

The Active Child Citizen: Lessons from Canadian Policy and the Children's Movement

Daiva Stasiulis
2002 Citizenship Studies  
contribute to policy-making' (Haid et al., 1999, p.56) .  ...  affirm children's right to be heard and taken seriously, the realization of such rights would surely be undermined by the decline of opportunities for democratic decision-making in most major Canadian  ... 
doi:10.1080/1362102022000041286 fatcat:2iiwfpcn6fhg5oix6zawjhugva

Refuge 36 (1): Print copy

Kathryn Barber
2020 Refuge  
He attracted their attention by showing them photos, videos, or documentaries about Arabic history and culture. "They spent most of their time on screen playing games and watching videos.  ...  complex decision-making processes of those on the move.  ...  L'agilité qu'il a acquise lors de son enfance de montagnard lui permet, comme un chat, de grimper sur le toit de la prison et éviter la surveillance afin de voir ce qui se passe dans les cellules d'isolement  ... 
doi:10.25071/1920-7336.40775 fatcat:wjc47cbyozc6dlemzr23n2hdli

Learning in balance: Using oscillatory EEG biomarkers of attention, motivation and vigilance to interpret game-based learning

Benjamin Cowley, Niklas Ravaja, May Cheng
2014 Cogent Education  
12345 Enact a policy to allow Palestinian refugees to immigrate back to their homeland  ...  based learning in a serious game activity.  ... 
doi:10.1080/2331186x.2014.962236 fatcat:q3eaq5dj4bdhfmuabahb6sg7lu

Refuge 31.2 (General Issue) Print Copy

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2015 Refuge  
A New Approach to Refugee Policy The way forward, we suggest, is a realignment of refugee policies in the region in a way that makes them inclusive, focusing on the dignity and resourcefulness of refugees  ...  They did not operate to targets, and their remit has always been to support decision-making rather to advocate any course of action.  ...  Despite my client-centred perspective, ultimately all refugee decisions must be sound and principled to all stakeholders.  ... 
doi:10.25071/1920-7336.40318 fatcat:w63kbikw7rfnrcpvuyknt7mjsi

The US Refugee Protection System on the 35th Anniversary of the Refugee Act of 1980

Donald Kerwin
2015 Journal on Migration and Human Security  
The fact that this cauterization will take place without any effective review process, and without a decisional record of any kind, makes this development a particularly deleterious one, and one which  ...  to navigate eligibility guidelines to seek support on their behalf (Make the Road New York 2012).  ...  policy debates on migration.  ... 
doi:10.14240/jmhs.v3i2.49 fatcat:adqapeobrjhffgkpzdedmikmby

Post-Daesh Challenges for Europe

Onur Sultan
2018 Horizon Insights  
Is it Possible to Prevent Social Media Efficiency of ISIS? "If we're serious about winning this media game, time is of the essence.  ...  Since the cultural values in Europe are very different from those in Syria, refugees would have serious adaptation problems.  ... 
doi:10.31175/hi.2018.01.05 fatcat:e2dq4p3745afndtogzcmtupcua

Famine in North Korea: markets, aid, and reform

2008 ChoiceReviews  
North Korean Food Imports and Aid, 1990-2004  ...  (NSC) meeting that reached a number of important decisions on the overall direction of aid policy.  ...  , the government had to make strategic decisions about how to respond.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.45-2718 fatcat:qpitv7ityffpvh7z326vy3cclu
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