Reporting violence by SMS and Speak to Tweet

Reporting violence by SMS and Speak to Tweet 16 October 2013

Networked collection of evidence about atrocities

People’s Intelligence is a method that makes use of SMS or Speak to Tweet technologies to establish a conversation with victims and witnesses of mass atrocities. The envisaged tool helps victims and witnesses to better document and verify their stories and provides them as well as relevant organizations with actionable information, thereby facilitating early warning and targeted assistance. It supports analysis and allows networking between affected communities, relevant organizations and experts through the use of ubiquitous technologies.

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