INTERN: GIS

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR? We are looking for a bright and creative GIS student with a hands-on approach and technical skills who is interested in contributing to humanitarian data needs.   In addition to your graduate internship we might ask you to contribute to remote disaster support for about 1-2 days a week. This…

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GIS EXPERT PAID POSITION

Want your skills to improve speed, quality and cost-effectiveness of humanitarian aid by using data & digital? Then we have a great position for you in the following Red Cross link. Come join our great team!

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DATA DRIVEN RESPONSE

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INTERN: DATA RESPONSIBILITY INTERNAL AUDIT

INTERN: DATA RESPONSIBILITY INTERNAL AUDIT WHO ARE YOU? You are an enthusiastic, self-organizing professional, student or volunteer who is interested in being part of a wider team. You believe that humanitarian actors should take advantage of the opportunities provided by (open or closed) data, but they should do so responsibly, i.e. by being aware of…

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MISSING MAPS NL

Elke dag zijn hulpverleners van het Rode Kruis en andere organisaties actief in gebieden waar hulp nodig is. Soms omdat er net een ramp geweest is, soms om te zorgen dat het gebied is voorbereid op een ramp. In beide gevallen zijn goede kaarten belangrijk om efficiënt te helpen. Ze laten hulpverleners bijvoorbeeld zien waar… Read More

CHALLENGING AI WITH AERIAL & SATELLITE IMAGERY

1: IDENTIFYING AND CLASSIFYING DAMAGE ON AERIAL IMAGERY. 2: DEVELOPING AN ALGORITHM TO FIX ALIGNMENT BETWEEN BUILDING LOCATIONS IN OPEN STREET MAP & BING SATELLITE IMAGERY. As part of the Netherlands Red Cross, 510 provided the two challenges above for the Hackathon for Peace, Justice, and Security. Multiple international actors provided challenges for the over…

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PURPOSE, MISSION & VISION

PURPOSE Improve speed, quality and cost-effectiveness of humanitarian aid by using data & digital. MARKET Red Cross National societies & it’s local partners with drive for data & digital transformation. MISSION Shape the future of humanitarian aid by converting data into understanding, and put it in the hands of humanitarian relief workers, decision makers and…

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DATA RESPONSIBILITY V2.2

Continuous improvement in processing data responsibly. 10 minute read. You can download the Data Responsibility Policy V2.2 here! In an earlier blog post we released the first public 510 Data Responsibility policy V 2.0. Since that release, 510 has undergone several major developments both in terms of a significant increase in the number of team…

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES GRADUATE STUDENTS: THE FUTURE OF CASH BASED ASSISTANCE DATA SCIENTIST FOR IBF ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: ONLINE VOLUNTEERING FRONT END DEVELOPERS BACK END DEVELOPERS Read More

DATA SCIENTIST FOR IBF

WHO ARE YOU? You are a bright and creative Data Scientist, with a hands-on approach and strong technical skills who is interested in contributing to humanitarian data needs in Ethiopia/Kenya/Uganda/Mali & The Philippines. You will work from the Hague office but will be in contact with an international and multidisciplinary team,  working closely together with…

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510 TEAMTERVIEW JASPER MEIJERING

Jasper Meijering is a master thesis student at 510 and TU Delft’s Humanitarian Technology Lab. At TU Delft he follows the Engineering and Policy Analysis program.   1: Where did you hear of the 510 team? In my first years of study, the humanitarian sector was pretty much off the radar for me. This ended…

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IMPORTING LARGE DATA ONTO OSM

Written by Jurg Wilbrink GIS. On the 12th of June 2018 510 uploaded 13.367 roof materials and shapes to Open Street Map. The import is a result of all the activities the data team of the Netherlands Red Cross (510) conducted in preparation and response to the hurricane ‘Irma’ that hit land on the island… Read More

SPATIAL DATA & SDG REPORTING IN GLOBAL SOUTH

Changing of the guard? The rise of spatial data for reporting on the SDGs in the Global South   Written by Heleen Elenbaas for the brokeronline.eu  This piece was elected runner-up in the CSDS - The Broker Student Blog Competition on SDGs. Three years after drafting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the first steps of progress towards… Read More

FRONT END DEVELOPERS

WHO ARE YOU? You are data literate, bright and creative, with a hands-on mentality. With strong technical skills you will love to work in our team for at least 1 day a week over a flexible period of time. You will be donating your skills for our 121 project future of cash based assistance.  YOU…

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BACK END DEVELOPERS

WHO ARE YOU? You are data literate, bright and creative, with a hands-on mentality. With strong technical skills you will love to work in our team for at least 1 day a week over a flexible period of time. You will be donating your skills for our 121 project future of cash based assistance.  WHAT…

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