SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENTING A REMOTENESS INDICATOR MALAWI

The 510 initiative is working with the Malawi Red Cross to identify the country’s most vulnerable areas. A workshop and mapping exercise were held on data collection and sharing with different stakeholders in Malawi. Vulnerability data contributes to the Red Cross’ data preparedness initiative (see also Method: Implementing Data Preparedness), yet availability is very limited.… Read More

FASTER RESPONSE: WITH CAPACITY BUILDING PHILIPPINES PART 1

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 SIMS) is building its capacity to respond…

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