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drones for good

April 5, 2015

UAS Innovations: Using Drones for Good—Humanitarians in the Sky

By Patrick Meier, an internationally recognized thought leader on humanitarian technology and author of the new book Digital Humanitarians. He directs QCRI’s Social Innovation Program, where he partners with international organizations to develop next-generation humanitarian technologies. The view from the sky is hugely important for disaster response. Indeed, humanitarian organizations have been using satellite imagery

February 10, 2015

‘UAE Drones for Good Award’ Announces Winner of US$1 Million International Prize

DUBAI, UAE, Feb. 7, 2015 —The winners of the first 'UAE Drones for Good Award', the largest award of its kind in the world, were announced today in the presence of His Highness Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE ministers and international dignitaries. The competition, launched at the 2014 Government Summit, took place in Dubai Internet