Posts Tagged Maps

Assessing Storm Impact in Puerto Rico with Remote Sensing and Digital Volunteers

After the winds and rains of Hurricane Maria swept through Puerto Rico, the island was left in darkness. Electrical power generation was […]

To Solve the World’s Biggest Health Challenges, First Understand Where They’re Happening

A map can reveal the radius of an outbreak or the path of a major storm. Direct Relief’s mapping and research analysis […]

A Map of Community Health Workers in sub-Saharan Africa

1 Million Health Workers Map

As Ebola prompts calls and support for a much-needed increase in the number of trained community health workers, it is critical that we understand where these workers are […]

Mapping One Million Community Health Workers

The Research and Analysis Team is at the headquarters of technology company Esri for an intensive ten-day collaboration to developing mapping applications […]

Why GIS Mapping Technology is a Powerful Tool for Humanitarian Aid

Direct Relief was honored with the 2013 President’s Award from technology company Esri for outstanding use of mapping software known as geographic […]

Direct Relief Receives President’s Award for Outstanding Use of GIS

Redlands, California—Direct Relief, a leading humanitarian medical aid organization, was honored with the Esri President’s Award for outstanding geographic information system (GIS) […]