NetHope is shipping NetReliefKits to the region in conjunction with its member NGOs. NRKs are ruggedized, suitcase-sized, wireless-based voice and data communications devices, with access to the Internet via a mobile satellite station.
For more information, visit: http://www.nethope.org/index.html On 12/29/2004, "Global Knowledge Dev. Moderator" wrote: > Our hearts go out to the millions of people affected by the devastating > earthquake and tsunami that hit South Asia and Southeast Asia on Sunday. > We hope that our members in all of the affected countries are safe, > along with their families. If any GKD members have information on the > use of ICT for disaster relief that they would like to share, we will > forward the information to relief organizations. ------------ ***GKD is solely supported by EDC, a Non-Profit Organization*** To post a message, send it to: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To subscribe or unsubscribe, send a message to: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>. In the 1st line of the message type: subscribe gkd OR type: unsubscribe gkd Archives of previous GKD messages can be found at: <http://www.edc.org/GLG/gkd/>