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Witnessing the sheer volume of information emerging from disaster may be a bit like listening to the cacophony of a symphony rehearsal with all of the noise of so many different instruments. But to the members of the Digital Humanitarian Network, this free flow of information before, during and... (more)
Humanity Road in collaboration with Statistics Without Borders is pleased to announce the publication of a guide to help emergency... (more)
Translators without Borders (TWB) is pleased to announce funding from the Indigo Trust to extend its Ebola Words of Relief Extension project to more languages in West Africa. Additionally, the project will focus on distribution of the local language materials through various humanitarian networks... (more)
The overflow of information generated during disasters can be as paralyzing to humanitarian response as the lack of information. Mobile phones, orbiting satellites and humanitarian UAVs each generate vast volumes of data during major disasters. This flash flood of information is often referred to... (more)