Non-profit technology Archive

Tools That Help You Work in Conflict Zones

When the going gets tough, the tough read this toolkit.

How Drones Can Help in Humanitarian Crises

An in-depth look at the role of drones in humanitarian response

MapSwipe: Create Crisis Maps While Waiting for the Bus

Gamification for crisis mapping that works.

Twitter relaxes 140 characters limit

Photos, videos etc no longer reduce you the length of your

The WhatsApp-Response

How WhatsApp became the most popular app in the refugee response.

SMS Platforms Compared

Comprehensive comparison of nine SMS systems for humanitarian programs.

Why Refugees Need Smartphones

Study and captivating video from BBC Media Action.

Ebola: A Big Data Disaster?

Is the use of mobile phone data legal and useful in

Between Hype and Frustration: Social Media in Emergencies

A practical approach to social media in emergencies.