Chris Perry

Chris Perry

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Senior Policy Analyst at the International Peace Institute. Data nerd working on applications of data science in the IR, peace & security, and international development world.

Machine Learning Can Help Predict Violent Conflicts In Africa

For the past two decades, there have been growing calls within the United Nations to develop robust, accurate, and effective early warning systems for conflict prevention. Indeed, as recently as September 2011, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the UN Security Council reiterated this need in their report “Preventative Diplomacy: Delivering Results.