Transforming in-kind giving in disaster response: A case for on-line donation registry with retailers

Abstract

What's known as the second disaster, a result of unsolicited in-kind donations, has been a long-standing problem in disaster relief. Over the years, NGOs have tried to convince donors to contribute only cash in an effort to reduce the impact of this issue. The “cash only” approach, however, has not been fully successful and the burden of… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/GHTC.2013.6713679

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