Innovation & Technology

Labs for Life: Ethiopia (Day 1)

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  It’s Tuesday afternoon during Ethiopia’s rainy season. I’m standing before a pull-down screen filled with digital maps in a humid conference […]

Direct Relief Receives Esri’s Special Achievement Award for GIS

1 Million Health Workers Map

Direct Relief was honored by Esri today with a Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award for its role in developing map applications […]

Direct Relief Joins the First Global Humanitarian UAV (Drone) Training

Trimble Drone Launch. First Global Humanitarian UAV Training

Director of Research and Analysis, Andrew Schroeder, was in Belgium last week to attend the first-ever training course in humanitarian unmanned aerial […]

Case Study: Treating Refugees, Three Minutes at a Time

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Treating Refugees, Three Minutes at a Time Case Study: For anyone like the more than 1,000 Syrian people seeking refuge in early […]

Drones for Good: 4 Lessons from SXSW Interactive

Sentinel Project Drones in Kenya PAINt

The view of small unmanned aerial vehicles, or “drones,” has evolved quickly in the past two years from objects of fear or […]