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The Esri Global Disaster Resilience App Challenge Is On

We use Esri at DisasterMap.net. Esri and the United Nations are working hard to help communities build resilience to impending twenty-first century disasters. One way Esri – the world leader in GIS – is helping is through its Global Disaster Resilience App Challenge. The app challenge is born from the United Nations Office of Disaster…


Welcome to the Humanitarian UAV Network ~ Patrick Meier, iRevolution

We discovered Patrick Meier and iRevolution about the time we started DisasterMap.net a few years ago. His incredible work in studying and developing social media, particularly Twitter, as a manifestation of disaster response, recovery and resilience have been second to none. He is the leader in this field. We became dedicated followers of his blog,…