About This Show
The Gender-Based Violence Information Management System (GBVIMS) is an initiative that enables humanitarian actors responding to incidents of GBV to effectively and safely collect, store, analyze and share data reported by GBV survivors.
Most Recent Episode
Humanitarian Data Breaches Mixdown
Recently a data platform was breached exposing personal information, location, photos, and other demographics of displaced families receiving cash assistance from an NGO. We have a responsibility as humanitarian service providers to better protect data and act responsibly with data, but what should that look like? Is this a wake-up call for the humanitarian community to raise data protection and privacy to an important and urgent issue? Do we need new mechanisms to keep us accountable?
Read about the breach here: https://www.irinnews.org/opinion/2017/12/08/humanitarian-data-breaches-real-scandal-our-collective-inaction
Episodes of This Show
Nov 28, 2017
Nov 22, 2017
Oct 31, 2017
Rated 5 out of
Important and interesting show
A great and engaging breakdown of the different parts of the GBVIMS and its process - and the people who use this amazing tool as part of their work combatting GBV.
Date published: 2016-08-19