Innovation & Technology

Open Data: Nepal Earthquake 2015

While the availability of open data can assist disaster recovery efforts, too much of it can be overwhelming. Such was the case following […]

Labs for Life: Ethiopia (Day 1)

  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 […]