MISSION & VISION

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 people affected, so that they can better prepare for and cope with disasters and crises.   VISION Smart use of (big) data will positively impact faster & more (Cost) effective…

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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

FASTER RESPONSE: WITH CAPACITY BUILDING PHILIPPINES PART 1

Written by 510 Jannis Visser RISK ASSESSMENT EXPERT The Netherlands Red Cross data initiative - 510 -  is focussing on prototyping innovative solutions for disaster preparedness. However, when a disaster strikes, there is a more direct need for Surge Information Management support. Netherlands Red Cross, the youngest member of the IFRC Surge Information Management Systems (IFRC… Read More

EFFICIENT AID: THROUGH ACCURATE PRIORITY INDEX PART 1

Written by 510 INITIATOR Maarten Van der Veen. The Priority Index is a data driven solution to predict damage to houses after a (super) typhoon or hurricane. We use data and machine learning techniques to identify priority areas for humanitarian aid. Organizations like the Red Cross  and Red Crescent National Societies, governments or UN OCHA… Read More

DATA ANALYSIS

510 believes that real impact starts with accurate insights that help humanitarian aid agencies make better decisions. We apply analytics and modeling, to extract meaningful insights in a timely & accurate manner that can be acted upon faster. With a large quantity of data, or different types of data, our analysts can support you with… Read More