Projects related to IFAFRI Gaps
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Description:

This research examines wildland and rural fire fighting and what fire fighters experience during these disasters. The research found that fire fighters are put under an extensive amount of mental and physical stress, and the findings have been presented to outsiders to show the pressures fire fighters face during disaster management.Read more...

Coordinator:
New Zealand
Description:

Its purpose is to answer Capability Gap #4. The leading company is IBM

Goals:
- near-real-time high quality information from scene of action
- continuous assessment of population resilience levels
- monitoring of known and new emergency situationsRead more...

Coordinator:
Israel
Description:

Its purpose is to answer Capability Gap #1. It is a project made by one Israeli company and one U.S. company.

Combined Solution:
- incorporate indoors navigation, critical POI, location alerts and updates into a smartphone application for use by first responders
- integrate layered location, navigation and dynamic crisis arena in resource management and personnel allocation...Read more...

Coordinator:
Israel
Description:

RECONASS will provide a monitoring system for constructed facilities that will provide a near real time, reliable, and continuously updated assessment of the structural condition of the monitored facilities after a disaster, with enough detail to be useful for early and full recovery planning.Read more...

Coordinator:
Germany
Description:

EMSec is a BMBF (Federal Ministry of Research and Education) funded project, started in 2013, aiming to demonstrate the utility and value of integrating information derived by earth observation data with conventional data streams for improved maritime control and maritime situational awareness. The target is to initiate a coordinated service network to provide all the national user (BOS –...Read more...

Coordinator:
Germany
Description:

This project is testing an innovative and quick drinking water analyses using nano sensors. These sensors would be used during and after disaster events to test the safety on any surrounding bodies of water.Read more...

Coordinator:
Germany
Description:

This project creates and tests a radar based warning and information system that supports first responders during complex crisis management scenarios. The system is designed to monitor the building's structure for soundness in real time to alert responders of a possible collapse....Read more...

Coordinator:
Germany
Description:

This project analyzes the communication among different CM players (first responders, political administrative crisis managers, the public/spontaneous volunteers and the media) during large scale crises.Read more...

Coordinator:
Germany
Description:

What happens when operative CM personnel is directly affected by a crisis? What if crisis managers are not available due to a pandemic? What can be done when a power outage inhibits IT system to function or command and control centers are flooded and are no longer accessible? How can spontaneous volunteers with no prior experience or training in CM be integrated in relief efforts? The project...Read more...

Coordinator:
Germany
Description:
No project description available.
Coordinator:
United Kingdom
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