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2013; an exciting year ahead!

2013 is set to become a very exciting year for Disaster Tech Lab. Only 6 months after it was started as a subsidiary of Haiti Connect it has grown so rapidly that as of a few days ago “Disaster Tech

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Crisiscamp Ireland 2 debrief

The second Irish Crisiscamp took place last Saturday, September 29th in the 091Labs building in Galway. The choice of venue proved to be a good one as it attracted the right kind of people. Someone with an interest in taking technology “apart” and

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Raising support

Today we have updated our “Support/Join” page. As we are a charitable trust we need YOUR SUPPORT to enable us to do our work. While we have received a lot of very valuable support already in the last 2+ years

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Real-Time Public Health Data Improves Situational Awareness

When an ice storm hit Austin, Texas, in February 2011, Judy Henry decided it was time to provide real-time public health data to officials in the EOC. At a recent conference, Henry, an epidemiologist with the Austin/Travis County Health and

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