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How Digital Transformation in Humanitarian Assistance is Impacting the Global COVID-19 Response.

Celine Erickson Celine Erickson 28 Sep 2020

Preserving the four principles of humanity, impartiality, neutrality, and independence, generally referred to as the humanitarian principles, is vital when facing new and emerging challenges in a broadening humanitarian agenda.  …

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Red Cross First Aid App Sees Boost From COVID-19 Content

Tassia Stewart Tassia Stewart 18 Sep 2020
Creating lifesaving impact is the ultimate goal of any humanitarian organization, and this is especially true for the 192 National Societies that make...

Why Disaster Preparedness Cannot Wait

Tassia Stewart Tassia Stewart 30 Jun 2020
‘Delay and pay, or plan and prosper’, is the crystal clear message from IFRC Head, Jagan Chapagain and Andrew Steer, President and CEO of ...

8 Resources Families Can Use to Support Children in the Pandemic

Celine Erickson 27 May 2020
According to the World Bank, the COVID-19 pandemic is causing more than 1.6 billion children and youth to be out of school in 161 countries. This is c...

Tackling Social Stigma Around COVID-19

Bonnie Haskell Bonnie Haskell 13 Mar 2020
Ombretta Baggio, IFRC Senior Advisor, Community Engagement and Accountability In more than two months, the number of people confirmed to have been inf...

Carbon Offsets: A New Year’s Resolution for Every Humanitarian

Global Disaster Preparedness Center 18 Feb 2020
For many of us, identifying and planning better habits extend well beyond they first few days in the new year. In fact, it is probably more effective ...

10 Key Takeaways from the Immersive Technologies & Digital Games for School Disaster Preparedness Report

Celine Erickson 10 Feb 2020
The use of virtual reality simulations in a variety of training and pedagogical contexts is expanding, reflective of an upward trend in immersive tech...

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How Digital Transformation in Humanitarian Assistance is Impacting the Global COVID-19 Response.
Celine Erickson Celine Erickson 28 Sep 2020
Preserving the four principles of humanity, impartiality, neutrality, and independence, generally referred to as the humanitarian principles, is vital...
Red Cross First Aid App Sees Boost from COVID-19 Content
Red Cross First Aid App Sees Boost From COVID-19 Content
Tassia Stewart Tassia Stewart 18 Sep 2020
Creating lifesaving impact is the ultimate goal of any humanitarian organization, and this is especially true for the 192 National Societies that make...
Call for Expressions of Interest: GDPC
Global Disaster Preparedness Center 26 Aug 2020
The Global Disaster Preparedness Center (GDPC) is seeking qualified consultants or firms for two engagements from September – November 2020, wit...
El Salvador, Honduras and Colombia prepared for effective response
Miguel Aguirre Miguel Aguirre 11 Aug 2020
October, 8 – 11, 2018 Jose Bonilla, Institutional Preparedness Advisor, and Roberto Brito, Director for Latin America and the Caribbean for the Amer...
Why Disaster Preparedness Cannot Wait
Tassia Stewart Tassia Stewart 30 Jun 2020
'Delay and pay, or plan and prosper', is the crystal clear message from IFRC Head, Jagan Chapagain and Andrew Steer, President and CEO of the World Re...
8 Resources Families Can Use to Support Children in the Pandemic
Celine Erickson 27 May 2020
According to the World Bank, the COVID-19 pandemic is causing more than 1.6 billion children and youth to be out of school in 161 countries. This is c...
Tanah: The Tsunami and Earthquake Fighter
Jessica Ports Robbins Jessica Ports Robbins 07 May 2020
Tanah: The Tsunami and Earthquake Fighter A Mobile App Helping Kids Be Prepared! ‘Tanah: The Tsunami and Earthquake Fighter‘ is a disaster prepa...
Tackling Social Stigma Around COVID-19
Bonnie Haskell Bonnie Haskell 13 Mar 2020
Ombretta Baggio, IFRC Senior Advisor, Community Engagement and Accountability In more than two months, the number of people confirmed to have been inf...
Carbon Offsets: A New Year’s Resolution for Every Humanitarian
Global Disaster Preparedness Center 18 Feb 2020
For many of us, identifying and planning better habits extend well beyond they first few days in the new year. In fact, it is probably more effective ...
10 Key Takeaways from the Immersive Technologies & Digital Games for School Disaster Preparedness Report
Celine Erickson 10 Feb 2020
The use of virtual reality simulations in a variety of training and pedagogical contexts is expanding, reflective of an upward trend in immersive tech...