Faculty Advisor

Selkow, Stanley M.

Faculty Advisor

Tuler, Seth

Center

Bangkok, Thailand

Abstract

In Khlong Toei exists Bangkok’s oldest and largest slum, whose residents face issues such as poverty, crime, drug abuse and fire. Local authorities and charities, like our sponsor, the Duang Prateep Foundation, have been working to address these issues. Recently some Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) systems were installed by diverse organizations, resulting in confusion regarding camera owners and purposes. The goal of this project was to promote better understanding and use of the CCTV systems in the Khlong Toei slum. We determined owners, purposes and consequences of the CCTV systems in Khlong Toei, created informative media to provide this information to the public, and proposed recommendations for making the CCTV systems more useful to the community.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

March 2013

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Computer Science

Advisor Department

Interdisciplinary Programs

Project Center

Bangkok, Thailand

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