Information Technology

RSS - a great tool for aid workers

November 14, 2008 - 12:50pm

"RSS" is a great way to know about updates to the AWN web site, without having to check different parts of the AWN web site every day.

Satellites Helping Aid Workers In Honduras

November 14, 2008 - 9:04am

Humanitarian aid workers responding to devastating flooding in Honduras have received assistance from space, with satellite images of affected areas provided rapidly following activation of the Intern

NetHope and tech in humanitarian efforts

November 13, 2008 - 9:07am

Tuesday's International Herald Tribute features a story about NetHope which, along with providing equipment and procedures in

Global Development Commons

November 1, 2008 - 3:21pm

"The Global Development Commons is a call to the international development community to improve collaboration through the use of innovative technolo

USAID Development 2.0 Challenge

November 1, 2008 - 2:10pm

USAID has launched the 2008 USAID Development 2.0 Challenge.

Info-Activism Camp in India, February 2009

October 20, 2008 - 2:28pm

The Info-Activism Camp in India, February 2009

Conference on Info Systems for Crisis Response

October 7, 2008 - 11:03am

Call for Papers for ISCRAM2009
6th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management
May 10-13, 2009, Göteborg, Sweden


October 3, 2008 - 8:30pm

Greetings, I am currently a Geography\GIS (Geographic Information Systems) student that will be graduating this December (2008).

New MDF-ESA Training Course: Presentation Skills using PowerPoint

September 12, 2008 - 9:41am

Presentation Skills using Powerpoint
DATE: 5-7 November 2008
Venue: Lenana Conference Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
Training fee: Euro 405

Request for Proposals: OpenEvsys - an open source human rights database

July 14, 2008 - 11:06am

Human Rights Information and Documentation Systems (HURIDOCS - is a Geneva-based huma

Information Communication Technology (ICT)

June 19, 2008 - 3:21am

Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) include the Internet, computers, handheld devices, cell phones, wireless networks, and satellite networks.

MobileActive08 Call for Expertise

June 17, 2008 - 12:08pm

MobileActive08 Call for Expertise -- Seeking Mobile Innovators for Social Impact!

quality assurance software for humanitarian projects - training

June 2, 2008 - 11:36am

Training Course (in English)
The Dynamic COMPAS and the Quality COMPAS
(quality assurance method and software for humanitarian projects)

23 - 27 June 2008 in Plaisians (Provence)

Free & Open Source Software & Its Value to Aid Workers

May 8, 2008 - 7:51am

There's yet another new section of the AWN Advice pages, thanks to the efforts of AWN volunteers:

Free & Open Source Software and Its Value to Aid & Development Workers

Ushahidi: Mapping Reports of Post-Election Violence in Kenya

May 7, 2008 - 6:47pm

Ushahidi: Mapping Reports of Post-Election Violence in Kenya

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