Crowdsourcing Archive

Typhoon Haiyan: Social media improves situational awareness

The volunteer and tech community is working to map the damage

Categorising tweets for the Pakistan earthquake

MicroMappers wants to help disaster responders find actionable information on Twitter.

Social Media in Emergencies – a few good starting points

Resources for people interested in using social media in emergencies.

Presentation: Social Media for Disaster Preparedness and Response

How can you use social media operationally to help with disaster

Crisis Cleanup helps coordinate disaster responders

Crisis Cleanup is a web based system that helps to coordinate

How can humanitarian organizations embrace useful new technologies?

OCHA's flagship publication on how aid organizations could and should embrace

Social Media for Good Roundup: Emails, maps, confusion and responsibility

The "Social Media for Good Roundups" are a series of posts

Stormpins – a better solution for mobile crisis mapping

Stormpins is a mobile phone app that tries to close the

The Hurricane Sandy Review

It has been a month since Hurricane Sandy passed over the