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Expert Visiting Scientist

Moussa Ibrahim Maiga

Moussa Ibrahim Maiga

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SCIENCE TALK: Leveraging data analytics to study climate change impacts on critical infrastructure systems

a methodological framework to evaluate the impacts of climate change on the water-electricity demand nexus

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Digital transformation in Oman: Aims, objectives and trajectory

Oman has been on a transformative journey to modernize its economy and society through the strategic implementation of digital technologies.

Blog Post 31 May 2024

Cybersecurity Threats, Vulnerabilities and Resilience Among Women Human Rights Defenders and Civil Society in South-East Asia

This report explores cybersecurity risks and vulnerabilities with the goal of promoting cyber-resilience and the human and digital rights of women.

Article 31 May 2024

The Dynamic Link Between Human Behaviour and AI Governance

Governance frameworks must respond to new behavioural science insights into human-AI interaction and the societal repercussions of AI breakthroughs.

Report 31 May 2024

2024 PBF Thematic Review: Synergies between Human Rights and Peacebuilding in PBF-supported Programming

Evaluating the Peacebuilding Fund's role in fostering synergies between human rights and peacebuilding.

Report 31 May 2024

Case Study: Colombia

The inextricable links between human rights and peacebuilding in Colombia's long-standing peace process.

Report 31 May 2024

Case Study: The Democratic Republic of the Congo

Navigating human rights and peacebuilding amidst transition.

Report 31 May 2024

Case Study: Hate Speech

Strategies for combatting hate speech and promoting social cohesion.

News 31 May 2024

Side Event Examines Water Security Challenges in Asia

A session at the 10th World Water Forum in Bali shared insights by young researchers and practitioners on improving urban water security.