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Is Ubiquitous Technology for Needs Data Management a Game Changer in Humanitarian Arena?

Punya Prasad Sapkota, Kashif Siddiqi
2019 International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management  
This article is an attempt to capture humanitarian data collection best practices and the use of different technologies in managing data to facilitate humanitarian needs assessment processes for the Syria  ...  Dynamic changes in needs of people; numbers of partners involved; the complexity of evolving processes; and emerging technologies over time has led to a change in processes for data collection and management  ...  The advancement in technologies and needs in the field have led to the adoption of digital processes for data management.  ... 
doi:10.4018/ijiscram.2019010105 fatcat:whsj6ax6frebjbemxs6gski7fm

Conflict and Terrorism in South Asia Since 9/11

Ryan Shaffer
2016 Terrorism and Political Violence  
For example, large retailers use data daTa soluTIons Data solutions comprise a range of emerging technologies that help organizations accumulate, store, manage, and extract value from "big data"extremely  ...  On the other hand, advanced data solutions could become a channel for information overload, a tool of oppressive governments, a high-maintenance burden that is nevertheless necessary for ubiquitous infrastructures  ...  global Trends 2030: AlternAtive Worlds | GaMe-chanGers global and regional challenges would be addressed.  ... 
doi:10.1080/09546553.2016.1255065 fatcat:xvag3ncx2jcuppohe4j44kuqsq

Open Geospatial Software and Data: A Review of the Current State and A Perspective into the Future

Serena Coetzee, Ivana Ivánová, Helena Mitasova, Maria Antonia Brovelli
2020 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information  
In the geospatial domain, this is no different, and the last few decades have seen significant advances in this regard.  ...  data are likely to have an even more profound impact in the future.  ...  Such a process is not straightforward and there is an increasing need in the geospatial community for defining a best practice for this.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijgi9020090 fatcat:tobjiagw4jfnfdzgjeaottergu

When Wireless Communication Responds to COVID-19: Combating the Pandemic and Saving the Economy

Nasir Saeed, Ahmed Bader, Tareq Y. Al-Naffouri, Mohamed-Slim Alouini
2020 Frontiers in Communications and Networks  
The year 2020 is witnessing a global health and economic crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Countries across the world are using digital technologies to fight this global crisis.  ...  Finally, we outline that the rapid development of wireless technologies during the pandemic is likely to be useful in the post-pandemic era.  ...  This manuscript has been released as a pre-print at arXiv, .  ... 
doi:10.3389/frcmn.2020.566853 fatcat:i5squnstibenjfz6m5ns3v5gia

The Next Generation Internet: a selection of contributions to the debate

Nadia El-Imam
2021 Zenodo  
NGI Forward's community journalism program is a tool for engagement of a broader, more diverse community of experts on the themes of the Next Generation Internet.  ...  To do so, we used a combination of open calls for contributions and targeted interviews to identified thought leaders.  ...  Acknowledgement : This Report is part of a project that has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement Nº825652.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6320727 fatcat:ghuvcxm5pjhlhi6cfn6dpf2aou

Digitally Connected: Global Perspectives on Youth and Digital Media

Sandra Cortesi, Urs Gasser, Gameli Adzaho, Bruce Baikie, Jacqueline Baljeu, Matthew Battles, Jacqueline Beauchere, Elsa Brown, Jane O Burns, Patrick Burton, Jasmina Byrne, Maximillion Colombo (+37 others)
2015 Social Science Research Network  
The opportunity to share our experiences with our international colleagues was invaluable, and we eagerly look forward to a collaborative future. References / Resources / Links  ...  He went on to explain that "technology is the big game changer" when advocating for the rights of the child. Dr.  ...  This is a young person's domain, an arena where they feel comfortable, confident, and in control.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2585686 fatcat:ehi5kz4qmrc2ni5kiqfc5btzbe

Challenges to the deployment of autonomous weapons

Paddy Walker, Lloyd Clark
2019 Zenodo  
This weapon technology may still be in its infancy, but both semi-autonomous and other pre-cursor systems are already in service.  ...  This requires material step-change in both hardware and software and, once deployed, posits a significant change in how humans wage war.  ...  /01/25/autonomous-weapons-are-a-game-changer> [accessed 23 July 2018].  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3689445 fatcat:suxmfofsozfeheeyjm4bo237j4

Why a Special Journal about Corruption in Organization Now?

Agata Stachowicz-Stanusch, Łukasz Sułkowski
2010 Organization and Management  
For example, there is a large literature on ethical issues associated with managing information technology.  ...  This relationship is based on the ability to accept negative feedback, a crucial quality for managers who need to know what is really going on in their firms.  ... 
doi:10.2478/v10166-010-0001-z fatcat:jxcxwn7jgbatliyeabyzbfwjxy

Towards an understanding of the vision-mission statements of higher education institutions in Zimbabwe and the extent they foster a technological society for sustainable development [article]

Vincent Alec Mnkandla, Smile Dube, Isaiah M. Sibanda, Mabhena Mpofu, Patrick Ngulube, Lawton Hikwa, Similo S. Tizora, Stanley Mpofu, Samson Mtisi, Elizabeth Kabasa, Unity Chipunza, Gloria Kadyamatimba (+3 others)
2017 Zenodo  
Steered through the postpositivist paradigm and using the mixed method, drawing data from document sources, a diversity survey and interviews, the study interrogated the multiple-case study of four science  ...  and technology universities.  ...  changer.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2554073 fatcat:57e3ydatcrgu7bvl6tnjvmd364

The Future of Ocean Governance and Capacity Development [chapter]

Dirk Werle, Paul R. Boudreau, Mary R. Brooks, Michael J.A. Butler, Anthony Charles, Scott Coffen-Smout, David Griffiths, Ian McAllister, L.McConnell Moira, Ian Porter, Susan J. Rolston, Peter G. Wells
2019 The Future of Ocean Governance and Capacity Development  
One example, Aftershock: A Humanitarian Crisis Game, has been used in Canadian and American universities, as well as by Canadian, Chilean, and US military and police preparing for peacekeeping and humanitarian  ...  The sharing of data in this manner is technically challenging; there is a need for common or at least exchangeable metadata and data standards, and for QA/QC of large volumes of data.  ...  This is not to say that military expenditure is a waste-far from it-but it is a vivid reminder that security is not just a problem for military, police and intelligence professionals.  ... 
doi:10.1163/9789004380271_002 fatcat:4pbbmqnu7ng6dmqau67vu4h5dm

Hedging Planetary Risks: 'From Weapons of Mass Destruction to Tools of Massive Social and Ecological Innovation'

Stefan Brunnhuber, Mariana Bozesan, Jeffrey Golden, Garry Jacobs, Phoebe Koundouri
2021 Cadmus  
We provide a first comprehensive systematization that can serve as a template for blended finance and blended securitization in order to finance our global commons.  ...  Cost analyses and risk assessments in the Anthropocene era need to differ from those of the past. Future developments now are determined by opportunity costs and planetary risks.  ...  This is the "game changer".  ... 
doaj:b510be44888346489d32959b5e2768df fatcat:l6rxt5pzcjdftbuewubm7l6jja

Opportunities of a Shared Economy in Hungary Based on Primary Research

Mónika Pónusz, Patricia Kolonics
2020 Polgári szemle  
For those ad­voc­at­ing the shar­ing eco­nomy it is a po­ten­tial way to rein in the global over­con­sump­tion that is based on in­di­vidual con­sump­tion, while for those op­pos­ing the idea it sig­ni­fies  ...  Its sig­ni­fic­ance could best be high­lighted through re­cyc­ling waste, the pur­pose of which is to re­duce the amount of waste gen­er­ated from the goods we use, and also to re­duce the need for new  ...  To Eric Irvine who picked up the slack, stepping in without needing to be asked.  ... 
doi:10.24307/psz.2020.1224 fatcat:2hz3emjnyvh4teapqg2se74rce

D. Trump's Economic Model: Results and Prospects
Экономическая модель Д. Трампа: итоги и перспективы

V. Supyan, Institute of the USA and Canadian Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, 2/3 Khlebnyi Per., Moscow, 121069, Russian Federation
2020 Mirovaya Ekonomika i Mezhdunarodnye Otnosheniya  
As for control over those high seas, there is also the DF-21D ballistic anti-ship missile-a true naval warfare game changer.  ...  For example, in Brazil, China has poured over $7 billion into the oil industry alone, while the ubiquitous Sinopec managed to buy a large chunk of Brazil's prodigious oil reserves in the Santos Basin.  ... 
doi:10.20542/0131-2227-2020-64-7-34-42 fatcat:er3f2xhuvzfurmghiwzacmgu7u

Advancing scholarly publishing through open access biomedical repositories: A knowledge management perspective

Lisa Kruesi, Kerry Tanner, Frada Burstein
2019 IFLA Journal  
National Institutes of Health Big Data to Knowledge Hackathon Award16088558. The author received no financial support for the authorship or publication of this article. ORCID iD  ...  ORCID iD Lisa Kruesi Kerry Tanner The author(s) disclosed receipt of the following financial support for the research, authorship  ...  However, submarine fibre optic cables and connection of major towns to broadband has led to marked improvements in infrastructure. The real game changer is mobile.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0340035219846139 fatcat:7osw5fwjjvck7hjje7qwi4ecju

Parameters Winter 2017 – 2018

2017 Parameters  
This issue's final forum, A rmy E xpansibility, features two articles discussing the US Army's ability to expand in the event of a major war.  ...  In "Making Peace: Next Steps in Colombia," Seth Cantey and Ricardo Correa review the long history and dissolution of the FARC insurgency and recommend the next series of steps for US policymakers.  ...  Jones examines the operations of Jedburgh teams in support of the Allied campaign for France in 1944.  ... 
doi:10.55540/0031-1723.3098 fatcat:foyveirvcvgi5av3cqnlm44vju
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