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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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Louisiana Flood response.

The state of Louisiana is has been hit by what some have descibed as a “once in a 1000 year” flooding. So fra 11 people have died, over 30,000 had to be rescued, there are 8,100 people sleeping in shelters

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New Project: ICT training for refugees.

As part of our ongoing involvement in the refugee crisis response across Greece we are shortly launching a new and exciting project. During this two week project we will provide ICT training for a number of refugees residing in the

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Refugee crisis response update; expanding across Greece.

The recent agreement between the EU and Turkey on how to handle the refugee crisis has caused enormous upheaval. Refugees are now forcibly relocated to closed camps in the North of Greece where their claims for asylum will be processed.

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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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Oklahoma May 2015 deployment.

Following the recent severe weather in Oklahoma recently (resulting in widespread flooding and damage) we have activated a small team to offer communications support to affected communities as well as responding organisations. One of the first organisations that got in

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Welcome Home deployment; Columbia MO.

  Team Rubicon is like us an organisation which sprang from the 2010 Haiti earthquake. In the years since we have rubbed shoulders with them in disaster zones across the world and we have assisted in a number of their

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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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Disaster Tech Lab partners with US based aviation company.

  Following is a press release that we send out last week: Recognising the potential of airborne platforms during disaster response Sentinel Air LLC and Disaster Tech Lab have entered into a partnership. UAV’s and other airborne platforms are currently

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