Nepal: Red Cross signs landmark agreement for SMS system to send life-saving text messages to earthquake survivors

May 12, 2015 by  
Filed under Communication Technologies

The International Federation of Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the Nepal Red Cross partnered to provide updates via text messages to earthquake survivors. Trilogy Emergency Relief Application (TERA) is a location-based SMS service which will provide important messages about hazards and health concerns during the recovery process. This is especially important because monsoon season will start in a few weeks.

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