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ReliefWeb Eva VOGNILD Case for the Workshop: “ Showcasing Knowledge and Information Services” Euforic and the EADI Working...
 
Mandate “ Strengthen the response capacity of the international humanitarian community through the timely dissemination of...
Info providers / Users
What is ReliefWeb? <ul><li>26 complex emergencies and 114 new natural disasters covered in 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>2,900 ac...
<ul><li>5 offices around the world </li></ul><ul><li>Triggers and scope notes </li></ul><ul><li>Email services, RSS feeds,...
<ul><li>Achievement:  Building a community of 3000 information providers </li></ul><ul><li>Characteristic:  One-stop-shop ...
<ul><li>www.reliefweb.int </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>
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Presentation by Eva Vognild to Euforic/EADI workshop: 'Showcasing Knowledge and Information Services'. Geneva, 24 June 2008.

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  1. 1. ReliefWeb Eva VOGNILD Case for the Workshop: “ Showcasing Knowledge and Information Services” Euforic and the EADI Working Group on Information Management Geneva, 24 June 2008
  2. 3. Mandate “ Strengthen the response capacity of the international humanitarian community through the timely dissemination of reliable information” <ul><ul><ul><li>1997 GA Resolution 51/194. Endorsed ReliefWeb’s creation </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>and requested info-sharing through ReliefWeb by </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>all governments, relief agencies and NGOs – Para 13 </li></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 4. Info providers / Users
  4. 5. What is ReliefWeb? <ul><li>26 complex emergencies and 114 new natural disasters covered in 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>2,900 active information providers (45% NGOs) </li></ul><ul><li>8 million visits in 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>150-200 documents and maps daily </li></ul><ul><li>3 languages </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>5 offices around the world </li></ul><ul><li>Triggers and scope notes </li></ul><ul><li>Email services, RSS feeds, briefing kits </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>Achievement: Building a community of 3000 information providers </li></ul><ul><li>Characteristic: One-stop-shop for humanitarian info </li></ul><ul><li>Challenge : Technical platform </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>www.reliefweb.int </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>
  8. 9. Thank you! Questions? Comments?

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