22 June 2017

Thematic Focus: ICTs & Information-related Items

"Academic Libraries Serving Refugees and Asylum Seekers," College & Research Libraries News, vol. 78, no. 6 (2017) [full-text]

"Accenture and Microsoft Plan Digital IDs for Millions of Refugees," BBC News, 20 June 2017 [text]

"Beyond the Protective Effect: Towards a Theory of Harm for Information Communication Technologies in Mass Atrocity Response," Genocide Studies and Prevention: An International Journal, vol. 11, no. 1 (2017) [open access]
- See also related NCHS blog post.

The Digital Footprint of Europe’s Refugees (Pew Research, June 2017) [text]

Digital Game Intervention Improves Mental Health and Educational Outcomes of Syrian Refugee Children (NYU, June 2017) [text]

Facebook Launches “Disaster Maps” to Support Humanitarian Aid (Social Media for Good Blog, June 2017) [text]
- See also related IRIN news story.

"The Impact of Digital Technology on Health of Populations Affected by Humanitarian Crises: Recent Innovations and Current Gaps," Journal of Public Health Policy, vol. 37, suppl. 2 (Nov. 2016) [free full-text]

(Not) Looking Like a Refugee: Visual Memories of Refugeeness and the Figure of 'The iPhone Man' (Border Criminologies Blog, June 2017) [text]

Smart Communities: Using Digital Technology to Create Sustainable Refugee Economies (Mastercard & Western Union, June 2017) [text via ReliefWeb]

Using Satellite Technology for Humanitarian Relief (NRC, June 2017) [text]

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- Thematic Focus: ICTs & Information Issues (1 June 2017)

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