How Americans Use Social Tools in Emergencies

How Americans Use Social Tools in Emergencies

September 18, 2013

When disaster strikes, emergency trackers and responders realize people are probably more likely to reach for their phones or computers to text, tweet and update their status on Facebook and look for ways to get and give help. Because of that, national agencies are continuing to develop ways to better integrate social media into their […]

LRA by the numbers

LRA by the numbers

August 22, 2012

All LRA data shown originates from the LRA Crisis Tracker Database, a geospatial dataset managed jointly by Invisible Children and Resolve. The Database aggregates reports from the Early Warning Radio Network, non-governmental organizations, UN agencies, and open source news outlets. Rating systems assess the confidence in both the credibility of the incident and confidence in […]