Crowdsourcing Crisis Information: Tracking the Eastern Congo Conflict / Democratic Republic of Congo

Influence

Via GlobalVoices , information about the ongoing crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where some 1 million people have fled the province of North Kivu. This site uses " crowdsourcing " , to try to collect reports via email and SMS. Allowing anyone to submit crisis information through text messaging using a mobile phone, email or web form.

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Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

Figure 4 in my Phase One Report is almost lifted straight out of Dgroups – the host for KM4Dev’s email discussion list. Congo. Congo, Republic of the. Congo, The Democratic Republic Of The.

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The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

For Managers For Educators For Corporate Buyers Harvard Business Review Visit Harvard Business School Harvard Business Review Harvard Business Publishing Archive/Back Issues Customer Service HBR Email Newsletters Cart Store All Products All Articles Sign In or Subscribe Now How Social Networks Network Best by Alex Pentland The humble bee has much to teach us about the flow ofinformation in our own organizations.

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Children, not chimps, prefer collaboration: Humans like to work together in solving tasks -- chimps don't

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Email. " The research team presented 3-year-old German children and chimpanzees living in a Congo Republic sanctuary with a task that they could perform on their own or with a partner. Get the latest science news with our free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader: Email Newsletters. Your Name: Your Email: Comments: Click button to submit feedback: Save. Email. Email Newsletters.

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Conspicuous, but not Consuming | GOOD

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

x Username: Password: Forgot user name or password Remember me x Please enter your email address Not a member yet? Not to mention, cell phone and laptop production requires the use of Coltan, a mineral that is extracted from the deep forests of the Congo.

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