What’s Happening in Mozambique’s Violent North? It’s Complicated

JOHANNESBURG – The shadowy, violent Islamist insurgency in Mozambique’s northern Cabo Delgado region has confounded authorities, residents, aid groups and observers — and appears to be continuing unabated. By any account, Mozambique’s northern region is in bad shape. An insurgency that started in 2017 in Cabo Delgado province set off a domino effect that toppled fragile institutions and then bled into the neighboring provinces of Niassa and Nampula. Today, the United Nations estimates that 1.3 million people urgently need humanitarian assistance in the area. Nearly 950,000 people are dealing with…

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Eighty per cent of FGM cases happen in Africa

The UN estimates that 200 million women and girls around the world have undergone female genital mutilation (FGM), with 80 per cent of cases occurring in Africa. The impact of Covid-19 has made some of the statistics on FGM even worse. Switzerland is committed to defending fundamental human rights: preventing and combating sexual and gender-based violence is a priority of its foreign policy and of its work in its partner countries. 200 million women and girls: that’s 25 times the population of Switzerland. It’s a figure that deserves to be…

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LeddarTech Launches PixSet, the Industry’s First Full-Waveform Flash LiDAR Dataset

The Leddar PixSet is the industry’s first publicly available dataset for ADAS and AD research and development that contains data from a full sensor suite (cameras, LiDARs, radar, IMU), including full-waveform data from a 3D solid-state flash LiDAR sensor QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LeddarTech®, a global leader in Level 1-5 ADAS […]

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LeddarTech lance PixSet, le premier jeu de données LiDAR flash à forme d’onde complète de l’industrie

Le Leddar PixSet est le premier jeu de données de l’industrie accessible publiquement aux fins de recherche et développement en matière de systèmes ADAS et AD qui comprend des données provenant d’une suite complète de capteurs (caméras, LiDARs, radar, IMU), dont des données de forme d’onde complète générées par un capteur LiDAR 3D flash solid-state […]

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LeddarTech Lança PixSet, o Primeiro Conjunto de Dados LiDAR em Flash de Onda Completa da Indústria

O Leddar PixSet é o primeiro conjunto de dados publicamente disponível da indústria para pesquisa e desenvolvimento de ADAS e AD que contém dados de um conjunto completo de sensores (câmeras, LiDARs, radar, IMU), incluindo dados de onda completa de um sensor 3D de flash de estado sólido LiDAR QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 24, 2021 (GLOBE […]

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