A framework for the ethical use of advanced data science methods in the humanitarian sector

This framework is designed to highlight key ethical considerations, and to provide a practical guide for exploring or implementing advanced data science methods to support humanitarian outcomes. It serves to help humanitarian work stakeholders, and other private and civil actors learn how to ethically and responsibly use advanced data science methods in humanitarian work. View […]

The words between us: How well do enumerators understand the terminology used in humanitarian surveys?

Data collection is the foundation of humanitarian programs, informing humanitarian response plans, program design, and safeguarding measures. If the data is inaccurate, humanitarian action may be misconceived, unaccountable, inefficient, and ultimately lacking in impact for those most in need. Language plays a critical but largely overlooked part in data quality. Translators without Borders (TWB) is […]

Language profile of five IDP sites in Maiduguri: Bakasi Camp

This site report for Bakasi Camp summarizes the key findings from a comprehension study designed by Translators without Borders and conducted by Girl Effect using Oxfam communication materials among 951 internally displaced people (IDPs) and host community members at five sites in the Maiduguri area of Borno, Northeastern Nigeria. View it below or download here. […]

Language profile of five IDP sites in Maiduguri: Bolori Camp

This site report for Bolori summarizes the key findings from a comprehension study designed by Translators without Borders and conducted by Girl Effect using Oxfam communication materials among 951 internally displaced people (IDPs) and host community members at five sites in the Maiduguri area of Borno, Northeastern Nigeria. View it below or download here. Other […]

Language profile of five IDP sites in Maiduguri: Farm Centre Camp

This site report for Farm Camp Centre summarizes the key findings from a comprehension study designed by Translators without Borders and conducted by Girl Effect using Oxfam communication materials among 951 internally displaced people (IDPs) and host community members at five sites in the Maiduguri area of Borno, Northeastern Nigeria. View it below or download […]

Language profile of five IDP sites in Maiduguri: Muna Garage Camp

This site report for Muna Garage summarizes the key findings from a comprehension study designed by Translators without Borders and conducted by Girl Effect using Oxfam communication materials among 951 internally displaced people (IDPs) and host community members at five sites in the Maiduguri area of Borno, Northeastern Nigeria. View it below or download here. Other […]

Language profile of five IDP sites in Maiduguri: Muna Host Community

This site report for Muna Host summarizes the key findings from a comprehension study designed by Translators without Borders and conducted by Girl Effect using Oxfam communication materials among 951 internally displaced people (IDPs) and host community members at five sites in the Maiduguri area of Borno, Northeastern Nigeria. View it below or download here. […]