CDAC Archive

Links I Liked

Four links you might find interesting and/or useful.

Tools That Help You Work in Conflict Zones

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

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.

Between Hype and Frustration: Social Media in Emergencies

A practical approach to social media in emergencies.

10 Years After Katrina: Would Social Media Have Made a Difference?

How far has social media in emergency management come in the

When Disaster Strikes: Social Media Drives Self Recovery

NGOs need to embrace that communities increasingly coordinate their recovery via

Towards Standardized Hashtags in Disasters

OCHA provides guidance to improve consistency in disasters.

Presentation: Social Media for Disaster Preparedness and Response

How can you use social media operationally to help with disaster