HUMANITARIAN HACK

OPTIMIZING DISASTER IMPACT ANALYSIS WITH GROUND MEASUREMENTS APPLY HERE Problem: Analysts, using satellite imagery are capable of quickly assessing damage, flood extents, wildfire extent and more. However, to make these algorithms more reliable and trustworthy they need to be provided with very local data coming from the disaster affected area. These data can be used…

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MALAWI Red Cross

Below you can find all the blog posts pertaining to the work we have done with the Malawi Red Cross. Read More

ST.MAARTEN Red Cross

IMPORTING LARGE DATA ONTO OSM Written by Jurg Wilbrink GIS. On the 12th of June 2018 510 uploaded 13.367 roof materials and shapes to Open Street Map. The import is a result of all the activities the data team of the Netherlands Red Cross (510) conducted in preparation and response to the hurricane ‘Irma’ that… Read More

KENYA Red Cross

Below you can find all the blog posts pertaining to the work we have done with the Kenya Red Cross. KENYA: DAM BURST MAY 2018 In Kenya on May 9th a Dam Burst in Solai & Nakuru. Below is an overview of the Disaster Specific Products created by 510 & partners using the Data Driven… Read More

DIGITAL RISK ASSESSMENT

In this category you will find the 510 products that pertain to Disaster Preparedness. With the following products we assess the possible risks of communities, epidemics and landscapes. CRA: COMMUNITY RISK ASSESSMENT ERA: EPIDEMIC RISK ASSESSMENT LRA: LANDSCAPE RESTORATION ASSESSMENT (More info to come)   Below is a collection of posts pertaining to Digital Risk Assessment… Read More

PREDICTIVE IMPACT ANALYTICS

In this category you will find the 510 products that pertain to early warning early action. With the following products we assess the possible impact on communities, infrastructure & landscapes. IBF: IMPACT BASED FORECAST IAT: IMPACT ASSESSMENT TOOLS (More info to come) PMT: POPULATION MOVEMENT TOOLS (More info to come) Below is a collection of posts… Read More

EMERGENCY DATA SUPPORT

In this category of Emergency data support, you will find the products created specifically for Disaster Response. We create these products both as part of the SIMS network and in response to smaller scale disasters that are not co ordinated thru sims.With the following products we respond to the affected communities. SIMS: SURGE INFORMATION MANAGEMENT FOR IFRC… Read More

DIRECT DIGITAL AID

In this category you will find the 510 products that pertain to Direct Digital Aid that can be used across all disaster phases and crises. With the following 121 product we assess the inclusion & the distribution of cash based aid to people affected by disaster and crises. 121: CASH BASED AID SAFE, FAST & FAIR… Read More

510 SUPPORTS RED CROSS NATIONAL SOCIETIES

We get our name from the 510 square kilometres that covers the surface area of the earth. Since we started in 2016 we have always worked to support any of the 191 National societies who's aid workers and decision makers help people affected before during and after a Disaster or Crisis. Below you can see some… Read More

510 EMBRACES SKILLED PROFESSIONAL & STUDENT VOLUNTEERS

When you join 510 you become part of a networked team of skilled staff and volunteers, all working towards our purpose to improve speed, quality & cost-effectiveness of humanitarian aid by using & creating data & digital products. To get an idea of what our team members work on you can read one of the… Read More

510 RESEARCHES WITH ACADEMIC & CORPORATE PARTNERS

Together we think global and act local, building evidence with our partners. Our donors fund innovative and scalable humanitarian products created with locals for locals. We build evidence. We innovate. Read More

TEXT MINING & SOCIAL MEDIA SCRAPING

WE ARE LOOKING FOR TWO INTERNS THE PROJECT The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) launched the Federation-wide Databank and Reporting System to share data about Red Cross National Societies from all over the world. With this system, the IFRC aims to connect the +165K local units and millions of volunteers…

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