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: ERA: EPIDEMIC RISK ASSESSMENT WHAT IS ERA A model that quickly identifies the areas that are most at risk of epidemics. WHY IT IS NEEDED According to… 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: ... and -IAT: IMPACT ASSESSMENT TOOLS (More info to come) -PMT: POPULATION MOVEMENT TOOLS (More info to come) Below is a collection of posts on… 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 coordinated through SIMS.With the following products we respond to the affected communities: DAMAGE ASSESSMENT TOOL WHAT IS… 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: Below is a collection of posts pertaining… Read More

510 SUPPORTS RED CROSS NATIONAL SOCIETIES

We get our name from the 510 square kilometres that cover the surface area of the earth. Since we started in 2016, we have always worked to support any of the 191 Red Cross National Societies around the world whose aid workers and decision makers help people affected before, during and after a disaster or… 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 the speed, quality & cost-effectiveness of humanitarian aid by using and creating data and digital products. We started with 3 people in 2016. Since then, we have grown into a larger agile… 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. Since we began in 2016, we have grown from 3 to 18 staff members and from 10 volunteers to 35 professional & 30 Master… Read More

INTERNSHIP: 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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GIS EXPERT PAID POSITION

Want your skills to improve speed, quality and cost-effectiveness of humanitarian aid by using data & digital? Then we have a great position for you in the following Red Cross link. Come join our great team!

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510 TEAMTERVIEW TITIA KUIPERS

Titia Kuipers is a master thesis student at 510. At TU Delft she follows the Engineering and Policy Analysis program. How did you hear about 510? During my study at the TU Delft, I attended a lecture where a humanitarian worker came to tell about his experience in the field in the Middle East. We…

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MISSING MAPS NL

Elke dag zijn hulpverleners van het Rode Kruis en andere organisaties actief in gebieden waar hulp nodig is. Soms omdat er net een ramp geweest is, soms om te zorgen dat het gebied is voorbereid op een ramp. In beide gevallen zijn goede kaarten belangrijk om efficiënt te helpen. Ze laten hulpverleners bijvoorbeeld zien waar… Read More

CHALLENGING AI WITH AERIAL & SATELLITE IMAGERY

1: IDENTIFYING AND CLASSIFYING DAMAGE ON AERIAL IMAGERY. 2: DEVELOPING AN ALGORITHM TO FIX ALIGNMENT BETWEEN BUILDING LOCATIONS IN OPEN STREET MAP & BING SATELLITE IMAGERY. As part of the Netherlands Red Cross, 510 provided the two challenges above for the Hackathon for Peace, Justice, and Security. Multiple international actors provided challenges for the over…

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PURPOSE, MISSION & VISION

PURPOSE Improve speed, quality and cost-effectiveness of humanitarian aid by using data & digital. MARKET Red Cross National societies & it’s local partners with drive for data & digital transformation. MISSION Shape the future of humanitarian aid by converting data into understanding, and put it in the hands of humanitarian relief workers, decision makers and…

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DATA RESPONSIBILITY V2.2

Continuous improvement in processing data responsibly. 10 minute read. You can download the Data Responsibility Policy V2.2 here! In an earlier blog post we released the first public 510 Data Responsibility policy V 2.0. Since that release, 510 has undergone several major developments both in terms of a significant increase in the number of team…

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