EPI: FRAMEWORK PROJECT UPDATE

Since the startup of the Epidemics Risk and Priority (EPI) Framework project in September 2017, we have made progress and implemented quite a few lessons learned. SUMMARY TO DATE: To create a composite index, we researched many methodologies and came to a consensus on one. With the assumption of perfect data and (open) data already…

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510 x VanderSat

510 and VanderSat sign agreement to research the use of microwave measurements for Impact Based Forecasting   WHAT: 510 and VanderSat signed a research agreement to pilot how satellite data-based recommendations can support flood and drought forecasting. The plan is to utilize VanderSat’s Soil Moisture Monitoring, where sensors from space gather soil moisture conditions and…

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DATA COLLABORATIVE FOR SDGs IN MALAWI

THE INCEPTION WORKSHOP: In Malawi there are many data providers and data users and each of them uses different platforms and tools. The first step of building a data collaborative in a country is bringing these preexisting data ecosystems, stakeholders to the table and documenting the available relevant data with them. At 510 we do this…

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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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