Recipient of Microsoft's Azure Grant
Updated: Mar 4
Dr. Woojin Jung's latest project, "Exploring scalable multimodal approaches to identify vulnerable populations in the Congo", has been selected as the recipient of Microsoft's Azure grant worth $25,000. This award is given through Microsoft's AI for Humanitarian Action Project Initiatives and will be distributed in credits for its cloud computing services. The grant will support the research in the Republic of the Congo to estimate its populations' food security vulnerability using satellite and social media data.