Africa: Tool Tracks Emerging Conflict Trends

A new online data tool can help governments and aid agencies analyse the impact of conflict on communities by combining real-time data, maps and analysis, its creators say.

Turkana men armed with AK-47 rifles next to a water pump in north-western Kenya (file photo).

  • South Sudan:  Modern Technology Helps Meet the Needs of Refugees

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 27 December 2012

    Technology is changing all spheres of life, including humanitarian interventions. In South Sudan, UNHCR is using satellite imagery, interactive mapping, digital fingerprinting and... read more »