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how social media can be used for situational awareness in disaster and crises, assignment help

Question Description

These are two discussion board questions and I would like you to answer them.

1) Find a case study showing how social media can be used for situational awareness in crises and disaster, instruction or preparedness activities and discuss.

2) Set up an aggregator or collector using one of the free tools like using the data from twitter and the many social media sites to monitor a topic or area. Please remember to give an example of how you can use one of the tools. In order to do this you would need to identify geographic boundaries or a situation and what search term the tool is monitoring.

please sure sources are scholarly

Final Answer

Hello, find attached your answer and a grammarly report.

Article Chosen: The Role Of Social Media In Crisis Preparedness, Response and Recovery
The case study is in page 2 number 3.
Crisis management is a crucial organizational task that entails planning and various
incident responses to scenarios as they appear, always in unexpected ways. The impacts of an
unpredictable crisis can affect a nation's capability to operate appropriately and may result in
serious harm to its structures, people, reputation, and assets.
The invention of social media tools has led to change in the landscape of crisis handling
reasonably over the recent years with chances for social action, now becoming into realities.
With the availability of software tools, for example, online discussion forums, and other new
aggregators, companies and countries as a whole can now obtain, disseminate, and analyze
relevant information more comprehensively and more efficiently. Since social media has the
potential to prevent any crisis from becoming out of control. Countries and enterprises should
not ignore their potential to manage the severe crisis (Jason, 2) .
Emergency management abilities by social media involve dissemination of information,
disaster training and planning, decision making and collaborative problem solving, and

information collection; which are then mapped onto the phases of crisis management. The phases
are preparedne...

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Duke University

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