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Cisco Impact Area | Critical Human Needs and Disaster Relief

Mobilizing critical resources

Humanitarian crises persist. Many people lack access to basic human needs: food, adequate shelter, and­ clean water. We empower nonprofits and social change agents worldwide to relieve these problems.

We support scalable technology solutions that help disaster-relief teams move faster and provide vital services to more people when disasters strike.

Click here to learn how Cisco helps during disasters and humanitrian crises.

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Cisco Releases Report on Telehealth Pilot Results for Delivering Care to Underserved Children in Sergipe, Brazil
CHICAGO, April 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ - A new report released by Cisco today outlines results of a recent telehealth pilot program that provides healthcare to underserved children in Sergipe, Brazil. The new report titled Connecting Brazil’s Children to a Healthier Future, includes findings...
Apr 14, 2015 2:15 PM ET
How The Internet Of Things Could Power Preventive Treatment Of Chronic Diseases
This blog post is part of a series on the future of health and technology produced by the editors of HuffPost ImpactX in conjunction with the world premiere of the trailer for documentary 'Detected,' produced by Ironbound Films, in partnership with Cisco. The trailer will debut on March 16 at the SXSW Music and Film...
Mar 17, 2015 3:00 PM ET
With Cisco Support, Feeding America Helps Clients Chart a Path to Self-Sustainability
This post was written by guest blogger Kelli Walker, Director of Corporate Partnerships at Feeding America Cisco has been a significant strategic partner with Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger-relief organization. Since 2009 Cisco has helped fund various pilots that use technology to increase efficiency in our operations, transportation, and food...
Feb 25, 2015 12:15 PM ET
Is the Impact of Mobile Phones a Myth?
At first glance, the numbers seem staggering. Global mobile phone penetration is 96 percent. In sub-Saharan Africa, where 47 percent of the population lives on less than $1.25 a day, mobile data use is expected to grow twentyfold by the end of 2019, according to a ...
Jan 29, 2015 12:00 PM ET
Cisco Joins Facebook, NetHope, and Others to Expand ICT Support for Ebola Fight in West Africa
NetHope, a consortium of 42 leading international humanitarian organizations and one of Cisco’snonprofit Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) partners, recently announced a partnership with Facebook, the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation, Cisco, EveryLayer, and Inveneo to expand their support for effective...
Jan 26, 2015 9:40 AM ET

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