This video is geared towards non-governmental organizations, community-based organizations, and faith-based organizations who find themselves taking an active role in disaster response and recovery in their communities. This video help these group understand how they connect to their local office of emergency management and to each other.
31 Mar 2015
Maps have always been a source of fascination and intrigue. Today’s maps, however, can also help to save lives during disasters, document human rights abuses and monitor elections in countries under repressive rule. This presentation will expla...
Tags: Video, Crisis Mapping, Early Warning Systems, Mobile Technology
15 Dec 2014
Nearly 450 million people are affected by mental illness worldwide. In wealthy nations, just half receive appropriate care, but in developing countries, close to 90 percent go untreated because psychiatrists are in such short supply. Vikram Patel out...
Tags: Video, Mental Health and Psychosocial Support
09 Jan 2015
Brought to you by http://www.feedingninebillion.comBy 2050 there will be 9 billion people on the planet – but will there be enough food for everyone? Food security expert Dr Evan Fraser guides you through a whiteboard presentation of his solut...
Tags: Video, Climate Change Adaptation, Food Security