What’s so Big about Big Data?

January 22, 2014 7:31 pm
Big Data is the new black. Numerous reports, articles and even entire books are devoted to how Big Data, variously defined, offers news ways to better our lives...

Proactive Disaster Risk Management in Pakistan

January 8, 2014 5:27 pm
This video highlights the GFDRR and World Bank South Asia Disaster Risk Management team’s efforts in Pakistan to create better understanding and consensus around disaster risk, and policies to mitigate such risks...

Watch the video on the East Africa Resilience Hackathon

November 20, 2013 9:59 pm
Watch the overview video of the East Africa Random Hacks of Kindness held October 5-6, 2013 in Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda, organised by the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), European Union, and the Kenya Red Cross.

Building Resilience with Geonode

September 19, 2013 5:11 pm
This video provides an overview of the rationale, use, and applications of GeoNode to support decision making to reduce disaster risk and build resilience, specifically in the Caribbean...

Open Data Day in Nepal

February 26, 2013 2:51 pm
Here is a video of Open Data Day event in Kathmandu, Nepal.