San Francisco, like much of California, is in an area which is particularly vulnerable to strong earthquakes. The area has been nearly leveled by earthquakes in the past, and it could happen again. Luckily, strict building codes mean that most of the city's structures are designed with earthquake safety in mind, but a sufficiently strong quake could still be devastating.
Ushahidi could be an important part of recovery in the aftermath of a quake. It could be used to share essential… Continue
Posted on April 18, 2010 at 11:48pm