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Countdown to presenting at global disaster forum #IDRC2014

We’re counting down the days until we present on the world stage at the 5th International Disaster and Risk Conference (#IDRC2014) in Davos Switzerland on 27 August. This conference is organised by the Global Risk Forum in cooperation with the United Nations Office for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) and is the largest world gathering of key players in […]

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To help build resilient communities, empowered with the knowledge to use social media to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies:

  • Emergency agencies
  • Government agencies and schools
  • Community agencies and nonprofits
  • Business
  • Media
  • The Public

As well as linking to the Wiki, this site provides background information, future scenarios of what an Emergency 2.0 Ready community could look like, frequently asked questions, event information and media coverage.

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The Wiki is a free global resource for using social media and new technologies in emergencies. The wiki is a collaborative model for sharing and advancing knowledge on utilising web2.0 and social media in emergency management.

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