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Recent tornadoes presenting new challenges for social media warning systems

The tornadoes that have left many communities in the US devistated in recent weeks have shown us – among the tragedy and incredible fortitude of the survivors and response organizations – new challenges and uses of how social media has to be employed. In the past, CrisisCommons has offered support and online coordination for earthquakes, […]

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World Humanitarian Day

A Humanitarian Worker is some one who work to relief the suffering of human beens and to save lives, ruled by the humanitarian principles of Neutrality, Impartiality, Independence and Humanity. So, I think here in CrisisCommons, we are “Humanitarian Workers”. In December 2008, the United Nations General Assembly determined that “World Humanitarian Day” should be […]

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