HOW WE WORK WITH OUTLIERS

Written by 510 DATA RESPONSIBILITY EXPERT Kamal Ahmed. In the previous blog post on data verification we mentioned the need to identify outliers in the data. This blog post will look at some of the humanitarian aid datasets/formats and the types of techniques we apply to identify outliers and how to effectively deal with them.… Read More

DATA COLLECTION

We support you in gathering and measuring information on your main indicators. Data collection can be done in-country, or remotely by our team through publicly available data, or by using alternative data sources such as satellite data. Our information managers, data analysts, GIS experts and data officers source the most relevant data at open data… Read More

DATA INTEGRATION

We support you with the combining data from different sources, to get an integrated overview and to produce key insights that can be used in decision making. At 510 we use data frameworks to combine data from different sources to produce new information. Implementing data integration requires a number of capabilities, including trusted sources of… Read More

DATA VISUALIZATION

The techniques used to communicate the results of data integration and data analytics by translating them into visual objects contained in graphics. The aim of data visualization is clear and efficient communication to end-users Dashboard development We can support you with the implementation of dashboards to visualize your data in a more interactive way. We…

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DATA LITERACY TRAINING

WHAT IS DATA LITERACY Data literacy the ability to read, understand, create and communicate data as information. Much like literacy as a general concept, data literacy focuses on the competencies involved in working with data. It is, however, not similar to the ability to read text, since it requires specific skills involving reading and understanding… Read More

DATA ANALYSIS

510 believes that real impact starts with accurate insights that help humanitarian aid agencies make better decisions. We apply analytics and modeling, to extract meaningful insights in a timely & accurate manner that can be acted upon faster. With a large quantity of data, or different types of data, our analysts can support you with… Read More

DATA MANAGEMENT

We support you with developing a data model to capture and organize data, and to set up host databases. An overarching administrative process that includes acquisition, validation, storage and protection of data. The aim of data management is to ensure the data is accessible, reliable and timely for the end users.   Data modelling We…

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DATA SHARING

Data Sharing is the practice of making data sets available for use to other institutions, organizations or the general public, according to the agreed data responsibility policy. At 510 we work with many agency’s aggregators, NGOs and local governments. Develop APIs We support you to share your data more widely by developing application program interfaces…

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RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

We support you with research & development using data and technology to increase the speed and effectiveness of your humanitarian operations. This includes feasibility studies, identifying user requirements, and reviewing existing solutions. Our team members are keenly aware of the innovative products & services on the global market that are building the next-generation of both…

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510 TEAM

Our team consists of a mix of dedicated staff, students and volunteers from various professional and academic backgrounds. Below is an overview of our team and these backgrounds. Our professional volunteers generally dedicate one day a week or more to working with us. Students either write their Master thesis with us, or join us for… Read More

510 MISSION & VISION

PURPOSE Improve the speed, quality and cost-effectiveness of humanitarian aid by using data & digital products. MARKET Red Cross National Societies and their local partners with a 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 aid workers,… Read More

510 PARTNERS DONORS PROVIDERS

INITIATING ORGANIZATION 510 global is an initiative of the Netherlands Red Cross. Together with our partners, we implement and develop data-driven projects using trusted service providers and tools. All of these projects would not be realised without the help of our donors. Below are links to all we have worked with so far. DEVELOPING PARTNERS… Read More

OPEN POSITIONS

Here, you can find an overview of our open positions. Can't find what you're looking for? Have a look at our professional volunteer vacancies! Many of the people in our team started working with us as a volunteer. OPEN POSITION: Software Architect Read More

PROFESSIONAL VOLUNTEERS

The below volunteer position(s) for professionals are available. FRONT-END DEVELOPER FOR DISASTER IMPACT ANALYSIS DATA RESPONSIBILITY VOLUNTEER ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: ONLINE VOLUNTEERING DATA SCIENTIST FOR IBF FRONT END DEVELOPERS BACK END DEVELOPERS LIKE TO VOLUNTEER BUT DON'T SEE A SPECIFIC VACANCY? Below are just some of the skills we are currently working with but as we… Read More

INTERNS & THESIS STUDENTS

The below positions for students are available. For an open application please contact us by email: support@510.global INTERNSHIP: DIGITAL COMMUNICATION INTERNSHIP: TEXT MINING & SOCIAL MEDIA SCRAPING GRADUATE STUDENTS: THE FUTURE OF CASH BASED ASSISTANCE LIKE TO DO YOUR RESEARCH OR INTERNSHIP WITH US? We are always interested to work with students who want to… Read More

510 & ORTEC

510 and ORTEC collaborate to research the use of text mining for vulnerability & releasing funds. WHAT 510 and ORTEC are collaborating to offer two master Students to be part of a unique organisation and team in the field of Text mining. The two internships will inform both how text mining can help with regards to Vulnerability and Capacity…

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