Ahasanul Hoque

Ahasanul Hoque

Lives in Bangladesh
Ahasanul Hoque

Posts Categorized / Socio Economic

Map: A big matter now a days

A map is a visual representation of an area – symbolic depiction highlighting relationships between elements of that space such as objects, regions, and themes. Many maps are static two-dimensional, geometrically accurate (or approximately accurate) representations of three-dimensional space, while others are dynamic or interactive, even three-dimensional. Although most commonly used to depict geography, maps […]

Mapping the humanitarian crisis in Syria

US State’s Humanitarian Information Unit collects, analyzes and disseminates unclassified information regarding humanitarian emergencies, and publishes high-quality maps that track relevant variables such as refugee migration and global health initiatives. The HIU team consists of roughly 20 analysts, researchers, geospatial analysts, cartographers and developers under the department’s Office of the Geographer and Global Issues. The […]

Know Yourself. Face Your Fear. Follow Your Heart.

March 4, 2014 | Socio Economic | by aHaSaN

BY Steve Tobak There’s one thing I can absolutely guarantee will happen to you at some point in your life. You will look back and say, “Wish I knew then what I know now.” Don’t get me wrong. I’m not the kind of guy that does that a lot. Long ago, a friend told me, […]

Searching for Wisdom? Search Yourself

March 4, 2014 | Socio Economic | by aHaSaN

by Steve Tobak Soon after the dot-com bubble burst, I attended a conference where the CEO of a company that had seen its market cap gain and lose $50 billion in less than two years, began his speech with, “Our industry is made up of geniuses that act collectively like idiots.” The room erupted with […]

WATER H@CKATHON: AppFest Registration Going on !!!!!!!!!!!

  Water Hackathon App Fest Bangladesh 2014 by World Bank has started registration process ! Join in http://www.hackathonbd.com/participate/ In the Hackathon event there will be four kinds of registration process in the category of Problem Solvers, Tech-Mentors, Financiers, Problem statement Owners. Problem Solvers If you are an university student or tech professional doing job/business, you […]

Food Security Risk Index Map 2013

October 1, 2013 | GeoTechnology, Socio Economic | by aHaSaN

  This is a map created by risk analysis experts Maplecroft using the key elements of food security set by FAO. The Food Security Risk Index (FSRI) is calculated based on assessing 12 components of food security. The indicators include the accessibility and availability of food and the stability of food supplies across all countries. […]

Hunger Map 2013

October 1, 2013 | Socio Economic | by aHaSaN

The FAO Hunger Map 2013 has been published . This map displays nutritional information for developing countries. The data are based on the latest edition of FAO’s annual publication “The State of Food Insecurity in the World”. Most of the world’s hungry live in developing countries. According to the latest Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) […]

Map of the countries that are most and least tolerant of homosexuality

June 8, 2013 | GeoTechnology, Socio Economic | by aHaSaN

The Pew Research Center, as part of a fascinating new report on global attitudes toward homosexuality, asked people in 39 different countries a deceptively straightforward question: “Should society accept homosexuality?” People could answer yes, no or decline the question. The “yes” answers are mapped out above. In red countries, less than 45 percent of respondents […]