Advocacy & Media

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2022
This paper presents an automated way to extract the damaged buildings images after earthquakes from social media platforms such as Twitter and thus identify the particular user posts containing such images.
Scientific Reports (Nature)
Floods 2009 Central African Republic Joint Needs Assessment Report
2009
This joint needs assessment report provides estimates of the impacts and costs of reconstruction and recovery in Central African Republic following the 2009 floods in Bangui.
Central African Republic - government World Bank, the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the United Nations Development Programme - Headquarters United Nations Children's Fund (Global Headquarters, New York) European Union United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs - Headquarters Agence Française de Développement
Build Back Better 事例  被災地コミュニティFM 20151006.png
2015
本事例では、阪神淡路大震災発生時、めまぐるしく変化する被災者の情報ニーズに対応した災害コミュニティFM放送の開始の経緯や役割、その後の大規模震災での事例について紹介しています。
International Recovery Platform
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2021
This article uses sentiment analysis (SA) to assess post-disaster recovery on the 10th anniversary of L’Aquila’s earthquake using Twitter data.
Earthquake Spectra (EERI-SAGE)
2021
Risk communications as part of the Local Resilience Capability is the focus of this week’s Manchester Briefing (Issue 37). The briefing explores the communication of risk before and during emergencies, and identify how two-way communications are central to local resilience capabilities.
University of Manchester
2019

One of the many opportunities for mobile surveys to support the development sector comes in tracking resilience and post-disaster recovery. Collecting information in disaster-affected regions is often dangerous, costly and time consuming. This is where

Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Extremes and Disasters
2019
This graphic novella provides ethical representations of developing country contexts through Natalia, the novella's protagonist, whose story is about how low-income Puerto Rican families recovered from the impacts of 2017's Hurricane Maria.
Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute, University of Manchester
2018
This research aimed to improve understanding of aftershock information needs for agencies and the public, and how people interpreted and responded to such information.
Elsevier

World Rescue is a narrative, research-based mobile phone video-game inspired by the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations. Through fast-paced gameplay set in Kenya, Norway, Brazil, India, and China, the player will meet and help five young

UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development ZU Digital Literary Safari
2015

This Tool describes the potential functions of media during the whole flood management cycle, from prevention and awareness-raising, to emergency warnings, to relief measures and restoration. After defining the basic concepts of communication and risk

World Meteorological Organization Global Water Partnership Associated Programme on Flood Management