Operationalizing crowdsourcing through mobile applications for disaster management in India
|Primary Target Country|
|Publishing Organisation||Vibhas Sukhwani & RajibShaw|
|Target Audience||Businesses, Researchers|
|Disaster Management Phase||After|
|Covers Thematic||Crowdsourcing, Technologies|
|Audience Experience Level||Advanced, Intermediate|
Analysis of 33 freely available disaster-related, crowdsourced-based mobile apps in India from the perspective of the users. As a result, the paper includes specific suggestions for enhancing community outreach, ensuring user-friendly interface and promoting Global Positioning System ‘GPS’ based apps.