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India's President Refocusing Bengal Engineering and Science University's Priorities

India’s President Pranab Mukherjee is refocusing and renaming the Bengal Engineering and Science University to Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST) in the eastern West Bengal region of the country.  66 more words


How can disaster be managed with GIS?

‘GIS ia a computer system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present all types of geographical data.’-Wikipedia

GIS is a broad term that can refer to a number of different technologies, processes, and methods. 471 more words

Apex College

Opportunity for the Profile of "Fire Safety & DM Auditor and Trainer"

JPS Group, founded in 1984, has been successful in creating a niche for itself in service sector. Not only in India but in other countries as well. 437 more words

Map For Ebola with American Red Cross

The American Red Cross presents another opportunity to help First Responders on the ground through Open Street Map!

Will you be our crowd? We are mapping in response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. 199 more words


New LifeShelter brochure for Iraq: transitional shelter

“A shortage of shelter is emerging as a key challenge for the several hundred thousand Iraqis who have fled this week’s violence in Mosul to Iraq’s Kurdistan region.” – … 170 more words


OC’s Faizan travelling to Sudan for research on Religion and Humanitarian Action

OC’s part-time intern Faizan will be travelling to Sudan to conduct fieldwork for his postgraduate dissertation. Faizan is currently pursuing an MSc in Development Management (Human Resources and Development Management… 85 more words


World Humanitarian Day 2014

Today is World Humanitarian Day. Annually it falls on 19 August, the day in 2003 when 22 aid workers were killed in a bombing at the UN headquarters in Baghdad. 363 more words