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The Violence in the Ogaden Rages On

Wake-up call to another African Genocide.The West casts a blind eye to genocide perpetrated by Ethiopian Government. The Ogaden, reportedly rich in oil & natural gas, may explain West’s acceptance of wide-ranging human rights abuses being committed in the Ogaden. Does blind eye make us all complicit?

Blog Report: ERA OF BIG DATA AN OPPORTUNITY? By Ambassador Mo
Collecting, analyzing & then acting upon digital information is seen as a “historic opportunity” to protect/help populations. “There is no longer any question of whether or when data science will be applicable to the work of the UN. It’s about how,” according to Asst SG for Policy & Planning, Robert C. Orr who oversaw the launch of a new Report of UN Global Pulse.  –More–