Category: Enrique Silva

Online tools ‘decentralising disaster relief efforts’

SciDev.Net Enrique Silva, Metropolitan College Disaster response and relief efforts are becoming more dynamic and decentralised with the development of web-based geospatial technologies, says a study… Expert quote: “I don’t think the website [was of much] use given the precarious condition of Internet connections in Haiti, but the maps were extremely useful. Port-au-Prince was paralysed […]