CRA: COMMUNITY RISK ASSESSMENT

GO DIRECTLY TO DASHBOARD HERE WHY IT IS NEEDED. 51o has created the Community Risk Assesment CRA Dashboard to quickly identify the geographic areas that are most affected by a humanitarian disaster or crisis and, within those areas, the people that are most in affected. The 510 Community Risk Assessment Dashboard forms a data preparedness…

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DEVELOPING A PRIORITY INDEX FOR EARTHQUAKES

Identifying aid priority areas by learning from past events Written by Evelien Bulte 510 STUDENT GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SPECIALIST In the first few days following a severe earthquake there typically is a scarcity of reliable information about the impact on local communities. In this situation, decision makers of the humanitarian aid sector struggle to get an… Read More

FASTER RESPONSE: WITH CAPACITY BUILDING PHILIPPINES PART 2

Written by 510 DISASTER INFORMATION MANAGEMENT EXPERT Rebecca Visschedijk. After our team member Jannis Visser was successfully deployed to the Philippines (see: FASTER RESPONSE: WITH CAPACITY BUILDING PHILIPPINES PART 1), there was a request for follow up Surge Information Management Support. This need had a different focus; where Jannis Visser had set up and processes… Read More