It was amazing to have the opportunity, this week, to read the 2013 World Disasters Report (WDR)  which served to ground our course material with the global impact that technology can have through humanitarian aid initiatives. When I hear the word “technology” it is so easy for me to look at my phone, and be impressed with the way that apps like Uber and LevelUp have almost made carrying cash in Boston a redundancy, but the 2013 WDR reminds us that technology is at work, not only beyond “megacities”, but beyond the first world.

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