E-analytics and Digital Tools for Political Analysis

(New York, USA) The Secretary-General highlighted in his Strategy on New Technologies (2018) the opportunities offered by digital technologies for accelerating the implementation of SDG 16 and enhancing the work of the peace and security pillar.

A major benefit of technology-driven approaches is the ability to expand situational awareness, particularly in settings without a political presence or with limited access to the internet and new technologies. 

This brownbagserves as a peer exchange to jointly reflect on the opportunities and challenges of digital applications in the peace and security context. 

UN Global Pulse will join discussions and deliver a presentation of Qatalog, a new big data and analytics tools, it has developed to inform peace and security efforts in Africa. 

 

Date: 
Wed, 2019-05-08 13:00 to 14:30