Open Directory Project (ODP)

Open Directory Project (ODP)

Central Public Resource for NGOs One of the biggest challenges in volunteer disaster and emergency response is the sharing of information. The same information may be shared a hundred times or more on social media or on Zello. The ODP is a simple way for anyone to...
Sherp ATV Responds to NE Flooding

Sherp ATV Responds to NE Flooding

The PubSafe mobile app team (formerly the Aftermath Data mobile app) deployed to Nebraska to assist where needed utilizing the SherpATV. Using the app in a real flood highlighted some of the features needed for the app to be more effective. It did reiterate the need...
SAR SitRep Categories

SAR SitRep Categories

We are working on the next update to the content available to be collected. One area we want to improve significantly is the SAR & NGO content under the SitRep menu. Once finalize the information to be collected the next step is to move it to the map where it can...
Basic Disaster Communication

Basic Disaster Communication

Understanding basic disaster communication can relieve some of the stress and frustration. It also eliminates a false sense of hope so survivors can work with realistic tools available. Being prepared has a huge impact on life after a natural disaster is long gone.