disaster management

A drone project to change humanitarian disaster response in Philippines.
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Beyond the Net 13 April 2017

A drone project to change humanitarian disaster response in Philippines.

Philippines is the 4th most disaster-prone country in the world. When a natural disasters hits we are completely wiped...

INET Kathmandu: Three Key Lessons from Nepal Earthquake
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Growing the Internet 10 May 2016

INET Kathmandu: Three Key Lessons from Nepal Earthquake

Last year a 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck various parts of Nepal, leaving nearly 9,000 people dead and destroying over...

Lessons from The Nepal Quake: Tech's Role When Disaster Strikes
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Growing the Internet 15 March 2016

Lessons from The Nepal Quake: Tech's Role When Disaster Strikes

When disaster strikes many of us, no matter where we are, want to do something.  The net, with its...

The Internet as a lifeline in Asia-Pacific
Growing the Internet 7 October 2015

The Internet as a lifeline in Asia-Pacific

Disaster management is becoming more and more prominent in the region’s policy agenda—and with good reason. UNESCAP in a...