Non-profit technology Archive

Technology without capacity pretty useless, study finds

Technology cannot solve fundamental communication issues.

How Maps Helped Fight Ebola (Part II)

A deeper look at how maps can support humanitarian operations.

When Disaster Strikes: Social Media Drives Self Recovery

NGOs need to embrace that communities increasingly coordinate their recovery via

How Artificial Intelligence Can Support Disaster Response

When the crowd gets overwhelmed - send in the machines!

The transformative and disruptive power of social media in disaster response

How social media is changing disaster response.

How ICT is Helping Nepalis Around the World Respond to the Earthquake

A personal account of the role of technology in the Nepal

How Facebook helped restore family links after the Nepal earthquake

Social media can quickly reduce anxiety by connecting friends and loved – Crowdsourced Verification for Disaster Response is a free service that helps verify information in crises.

The Best from the UN Social Media Day

My favourite sessions from the UN Social Media Day.