Disasters Archive

When Disaster Strikes: Social Media Drives Self Recovery

NGOs need to embrace that communities increasingly coordinate their recovery via

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

A personal account of the role of technology in the Nepal

Link List: Social Media, ICT and the Nepal Earthquake

The earthquake in Nepal is showing how ICT and social media

How Technology Is Already Helping Fight Ebola

6 examples showing how ICT is already helping in West Africa.

You can’t fight Ebola with drones!

Technology can make a difference in emergencies - but only if

Leaving the Philippines

For the last three months I was in the Philippines, where

Going to the Philippines

Plans change. Instead of staying in Washington DC for the next

Thoughts from the SMEM Congress in Heidelberg

A look at the state of social media in emergency management

Categorising tweets for the Pakistan earthquake

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