In the past few months, the world has witnessed increasing devastation caused by natural disasters, where victims are often forced to move to makeshift shelters, such as churches and auditoriums. But how can displaced residents find the nearest shelter; how can they know if space is still available? Additionally, residents often need to know which shelters are equipped to deal with certain medical conditions.
Most times rescue operations team will not be able to reach the affected people on time. In such cases, people help each other. Technology can connect all the residents and enable them to help each other.
Check out the solution published here - Disaster Management Solution using Cloud, IoT, and Blockchain
United Nations and the refugee hosting countries have been working on many needs of the refugees like shelter, food, water, sanitation, medical needs, education, etc. The refugee crisis can be resolved only when refugees become financially independent and live in a country that is in need of their skills.
Here is an idea on how technology can help find the right job and a safe place for the refugees - Refugee Empowerment Solution: Part 1 - Using Blockchain and Process Automation