Deployments

List of Official SBTF Deployments and side deployments since the launch of the SBTF in October 2010. Listed in order of latest to earliest..

2015

November 2014 

August 2014

May 2014

March 2014

  • Country: Pakistan
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: WFP (World Food Programme)
  • Purpose: Media monitoring, 3W Database

November 2013

  • Country: Phillipines
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: UN OCHA
  • Purpose: Damage Assessment after Typhoon Hayian/Yolanda
  • Tools: Micromapping, Tweetclickers & Imageclickers
  • Blogpost

April 2013

  • Country: USA
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: HHI
  • Purpose: Mapping & Analyzing support, Simulation

March 2013

  • Country: Canada
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: DFAIT (Canadian Dept. of Foreign Affairs and International Trade)
  • Purpose: Simulation

December 2012

  • Country: Philippines
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: UN OCHA
  • Purpose: Damage Assessment after Typhoon Pablo/Bopha
  • Blogpost
  • Country: Samoa
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: UN OCHA
  • Purpose: Damage Assessment during/after Cyclone Evan

October 2012

  • Country: DRC
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: ACCAPS
  • Purpose: Disaster Preparedness

September 2012

  • Country: Syria 
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: SyriaTracker
  • Purpose: Evaluation of Platform

July 2012

  • Country: South Sudan
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: UN OCHA
  • Purpose: Preparedness Mapping
  • Blogpost

June 2012

  • Country: Global
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: USAID
  • Purpose: Mapping Global Economic Data
  • USAID Blog

February 2012

  • Country: Bosnia
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: Al-jazeera Balkans
  • Purpose: Crisis mapping snow/cold emergency
  • Blogpost
  • Country: Madagascar
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: Malagasy grassroots
  • Purpose: Crisis mapping Cyclone Giovanna

January 2012

  • Country: n/a
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: UNOSAT
  • Purpose: Crowdsourced photo tagging
  • Blogpost

December 2011

  • Country: Samoa
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: UN-SPIDER
  • Purpose: Hurricane Simulation
  • Report published
  • Country: Colombia
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: UN OHCA
  • Purpose: Crisis Mapping Floods
  • Blogpost1 and blogpost 2
  • Country: DRC
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: Northwestern & Oxfam
  • Purpose: Mapping Presidential Elections
  • Blogpost

November 2011

October 2011

  • Country: Turkey
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: Al-jazeera
  • Purpose: Mapping Impact of Van Earthquake & Needs
  • Country: Syria
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: Amnesty International USA
  • Purpose: Mapping Evidence of Mass Human Rights Abuses
  • Blogpost and thank you note

September 2011

  • Country: Somalia
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: UNHCR
  • Purpose: Mapping Informal Settlements
  • Blogpost

August 2011

  • Country: USA
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: Civil society
  • Purpose: Mapping Impact of Hurricane Irene

July 2011

  • Country: India
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: Indian Partners
  • Purpose: Mapping Impact of Mumbai Attacks & Needs

May 2011

  • Country: USA
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: Tuscaloosa News
  • Purpose: Mapping Impact of Tornadoes
  • Blogpost

March – April 2011

  • Country: Libya
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: UN OCHA
  • Purpose: Mapping Complex Emergency in Libya
  • Report Published and blogpost

March 2011

  • Country: Syria
  • Type: Side Deployment
  • Activator: Syrian Diaspora
  • Purpose: Mapping Human Rights Violations

February 2011

  • Country: Australia
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: ABC Australia
  • Purpose: Mapping Yasi Cyclone Impact & Needs
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: New Zealand Disaster Responders
  • Purpose: Mapping Christchurch Earthquake Impact & Needs

January 2011

  • Country: Sudan
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: Sudanese Civil Society
  • Purpose: Referendum Monitoring
  • Blogpost

November 2010

  • Country: Colombia
  • Type: Official Deployment
  • Activator: UN OCHA Colombia
  • Purpose: Colombia Earthquake Simulation
  • Report Published

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