ReliefWeb Disaster Tracker
ReliefWeb is a leading source authoritative and vetted information about disasters and humanitarian crises. This application combines ReliefWeb's new REST API with a custom-built Twitter timeline-processing script to give authoritative, real-time updates on an occurring disaster.
Use the application as is, or join in the development of the application. This is an open source project that can be rolled out quickly to track information during a disaster.
Accessing the ReliefWeb API
How to run this application locally
To download and set up this site on your local hard drive:
- git clone email@example.com:reliefweb/disaster-tracker.git
- cd disaster-tracker
- npm install
- grunt watch
You should now be able to run a web server and see this site from a modern browser.
How to contribute
Read more about contributing to the development of this project.