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Social Media Tools for Preparedness – new report from the UK

New Report from the UK: Comparative Review of Social Media Analysis Tools for Preparedness. (69 pp)

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5 Ways Social Media are used for Disaster Recovery

See our sister blog today for a discussion of  five examples of the use of social media during disaster recovery. (Note: the Recovery Diva is co-founder of the idisaster 2.0 blog.)

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“Unity of Effort” recommended by Thad Allen for major disasters

Reflecting on his major role after Hurricane Katrina and the BP Oil Spill Disaster, Adm. Allen recommends “Unity of Effort.”  Allen says unity is key to tackling natural disasters such as Gulf spill, covered by Theday.com (CT). Coordination not always … Continue reading

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