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Platforms Sub-group

Recent conversations

  • Content Editorial guidelines for HumanitarianResponse.info & taxonomy alignment with ReliefWeb
  • Consideration for taxonomy alignment/mapping amongst the different operational site

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Note: this group does not operate in the style of a standard sub-working group body. Meetings are ad hoc based on the need to discuss a given topic. 

Guidance Sub-Group

The objective of the guidance sub-group is to improve the quality and predictability of humanitarian information management through the development of relevant policies, guidelines and standard operating procedures.

For more information please contact Craig Williams (williamscv@un.org).

 

Training Sub-Group

Recent conversations

  • Members of the subgroup continue to feed into the profiling exercise to identify the core competencies that are required and develop a joint learning pathway. 

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For more information contact Manasi Rajagopalan(rajagopalan@un.org).

Data Sub-Group

Recent conversations
  • Bringing all core CODs (Administrative Boundaries, Population Statistics, and Humanitarian Profile) up to date and up to a higher standard.
  • Preparation of 2018 workplan.  Activities to include:
    • Development of guidance on COD tagging by dataset
    • Implementation of process for yearly administrative boundary COD review/revision
    • Operationalization the implementation of the Humanitarian Profile
    • Definition of  “other” CODs for a humanitarian response
    • Development of process for elevation dataset

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Reference Material
For more information please contact Kristina MacKinnon (mackinnonk@un.org) or  Milindi Illangasinghe (ILLANGAS@unhcr.org)