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Integrating Local Media and ICTs into Humanitarian Response in Central African Republic

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Resource type:Conference, training & meeting documents
Keywords:Capacity development, Communications, media & information, Innovation, Response and recovery
Countries:Central African Republic
Agency:HIF - Humanitarian Innovation Fund, Internews
Date published:March 2012

This paper desribes an innovative system to foster a initially bounded/closed network of trusted local media organisations to gather real-time first-hand information from affected populations in Central African Republic in order to create a twoway communication flow with humanitarian agencies in a way that improves emergency response, community participation and community resilience.

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