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Disaster Tech Lab CEO receives “Connectivity Heroes” award!

We’re delighted to announce that our CEO, Evert Bopp, has been named as a recipient of the Cambium Networks “Connectivity Heroes” award. “While Wi-Fi is well known for the positive outcomes it provides many businesses – the Connectivity Hero Award winners are

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New project: IT networking training for refugees.

Disaster Tech Lab is proud to announce our latest project as part of the refugee crisis response; an IT networking course for refugees! With the majority of refugees spending longer periods in the camps across Greece while awaiting the results

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Amatrice (Italy) earthquake response.

  An earthquake, measuring 6.2 ± 0.016 on the moment magnitude scale, hit Central Italy on 24 August 2016 at 03:36:32 CEST. Its epicentre was close to Accumoli, with its hypocentre at a depth of 4 ± 1 km, approximately 75 km (47 mi) southeast of Perugiaand 45 km (28 mi)

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Refugee Crisis response update: November 4th 2015.

To say that a lot has happened since we kicked of this deployment would be an understatement. Following is our latest sitrep. Remember: if you want to support our work you can make an online donation by clicking this link.

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Op White Khyah: WiFi for Nepal 2015

Disaster Tech Lab is deploying a team of IT/Networking engineers to Nepal later this month. During the initial relief effort following the April 25th and subsequent earthquakes it has become clear that reliable & resilient communications are an issue for

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December 2014 Philippines deployment, technical report.

With the end of the December Philippines deployment now just over a month behind us we have completed the technical report for this deployment. Following is a short summary; Mission statement: To provide internet access to the main buildings &

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Give a man internet & he’ll surf for a day, teach him how to network and he’ll email you forever…

A big part of our work is sharing our knowledge and making sure that we leave the communities to whose aid we come better prepared. That means that we teach them to maintain the technology that we provide them with.

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