Author Archives: Bharathi

Regional Teams and Regional Data

Regional Teams are definitely not a new concept at the SBTF and every member is assigned to a Regional Team, depending on his/her location. Given the SBTF’s phenomenal growth and frequency of deployments, the need for increasingly effective and uncomplicated coordination/ cooperation is obvious. The regional teams are one of the instruments of the SBTF [...]
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Mapping the Democratic Republic of Congo Elections

The Center for Forced Migration Studies (CFMS) at the Northwestern University (NU) launched an Ushahidi map to monitor the recent Presidential elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Early last November, Dr. Galya Ruffer, Director of the CFMS who spearheaded efforts on the DRC elections map, requested support from the SBTF for a small team [...]
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