Category Archives: WHO: final concepts

Helptohelp.me – Helping people help themselves. A text message service for disaster situations

Anne Naukkarinen, Mads Crone Köser, Philip Kongsgaard Døssing (team 1). Concept website: http://www.helptohelp.me. Download a documentation package (zip) containing a keynote presentation and two posters of the concept. A video demonstrating a mobile prototype will be uploaded to the website … Continue reading

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ToGo Manuals Concept

ToGo Manuals is an online tool for WHO’s Health Action in Crisis department (HAC) staff involved in field work, whether leaving for, being in or returning from field. It provides instructional manuals of equipment, procedures and supplies. The manuals consist … Continue reading

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Spreading the word: Embedding as a means of advocacy – a soft approach to social media

Our concept is a small Flash application that any web user (WHO’s partners and the media/bloggers in particular) can embed to their site. The tool can show either a selected piece of WHO information – the most typical pieces being … Continue reading

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Final presentations: video conference with WHO headquarters

The final session of the project took place 8 May, 13 – 15 pm (12:00-14:00 GVA), at third floor lecture room here in Media Lab Helsinki. During the session MA students presented the results of their design research efforts during … Continue reading

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