Month: July 2012

Communication and Technology in Preparedness: An Introduction to Tools and Approaches

CDAC has organised a very interesting workshop taking place in London on July 20th: This practical, interactive workshop will provide participants with an opportunity to test a variety of communication preparedness tools, as well as gain an understanding of some

Ogilvy Exchange: The Expanding Use of Social Media in Disaster Preparedness and Response

How Crisis Mapping Saved Lives in Haiti

National Geographic is running an excellent article on the role of Crisismapping in Haiti. Following is an excerpt: The National Geographic Society has a long history of crisis mapping disasters. But what happened in Haiti on January 12, 2010 would forever