Projects across the globe

The Emergency Response Team enhances and scale our partners’ disaster relief efforts and impact. Take a look at some of our recent projects, and contact us if you think we can help you too.

Australia

Floods: volunteer registration

The event

During the 2022 flooding season in NSW, Australia, Lismore experienced one of the worst flood events seen in years.

The response

The ERT joined Resilient Lismore, a local civil society organization, and rapidly created the digital infrastructure to provide community support.

The impact

The ERT created a scalable solution to register over 700 community volunteers and match them with thousands of requests for jobs that came in, including house rebuilding, rubbish removal, matching wellbeing needs and population mapping.

Ethiopia

Emergencies: coordination tools

The event

During 2023, Ethiopia faced multiple emergencies, including conflict in the Tigray region and severe drought conditions. This resulted in violence, displacement, and a dire need for humanitarian assistance.

The response

ERT partnered with an international aid organization that coordinates humanitarian efforts on a large scale. The ERT created a tool for coordination among humanitarian actors, ensuring efficient and effective response to emergencies in Ethiopia.

The impact

With the ERT’s support, our partner now has a centralized tool for their missions, assisting them to coordinate over 500 organizations in the Country.

Philippines

Typhoon: Emergency Operations Center

The event

Typhoon Falcon, which struck the northern part of the Philippines, resulted in severe infrastructure damage and loss of life.

The response

The monday ERT was deployed to provide support to an NGO for the full operation of their Emergency Operations Center (EOC).

The impact

Within days, the ERT facilitated the coordination of two large emergency response operations, and the mobilization of aid to over 10,000 households

Morocco

Earthquake: needs assessment and distribution management

The event

In 2023, a 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck the Moroccan Atlas Mountains, causing severe impact with over 800,000 people affected and thousands dead.

The response

4 days after the earthquakes, ERT arrived to the field to support new and existing partners. The focus was village needs assessments, medical assessment and distribution management, as data was limited.

The impact

With monday, our partner, The High Atlas Foundation created the largest needs assessment database of >375 villages, and provided >490 tons of relief items

India

Floods: Early Warning System

The event

The northeastern part of India, specifically Assam state, is prone to annual tropical typhoons that result in severe floods and widespread disruptions

The response

ERT partnered with two other tech companies to develop an early warning system, combining weather monitoring, mass notifications, and centralized communication using monday.com as an aggregator

The impact

The solution could potentially enable our partner to reduce the direct impact of floods by 30% through the provision of timely and informed messaging to the most vulnerable communities

Tanzania

Floods: rapid needs assessment solution

The event

In April 2023, severe flooding in western Tanzania has claimed hundreds of lives, with the Talanda River overflowing and causing extensive damage to homes in the Sumbawanga District.

The response

The ERT provided digital tools including a rapid assessment solution that facilitated data analysis and real-time broadcasting for decision makers at the headquarters.

The impact

The digital solution enabled the INGO to make swift and well-informed decisions in challenging and fragile environments.

Mexico | Guatemala | Colombia

Venezuela Refugee Crisis

The event

The Venezuelan refugee crisis is now considered the largest humanitarian crisis in the region, with 2,000 people estimated to be fleeing the country daily. Their journey to seek asylum includes a harsh, months long trek on foot, making those refugee shelters set up along the way vital to their chances of survival.

The response

The ERT worked with a major INGO to design a comprehensive program management tool for refugee shelter management project including shelter logistics, refugee assessments, partner CRM, reporting and collaboration tools.

The impact

The Impact: In a few days the ERT and the INGO digitized the management of 94 shelters with annual population of 360,000, across Colombia, Guatemala and Mexico, providing relevant content and needed tools to refugees en transit.

United States

Afghan and Ukrainian migrant resettlement

The event

In recent years due to the crises in Afghanistan and more recently in Ukraine, tens of thousands of migrants are reaching the US to find shelter, resettling and forming a new life in shelters and other locations.

The response

In April, the ERT arrived to the HQ of a major INGO supporting migrants and refugees, to implement a digital system to reach out refugees with relevant information about their right through a resettlement process.

The impact

In 2 days, the ERT and our partner created a complete workflow to generate and collaborate on content creation, disseminate messaging through social media channels, and have clear visualization tools for the work and impact done

Turkiye

Collection and distribution of relief needs

The event

On February 6, two massive earthquakes rocked southeastern Türkiye. According to the latest statement of AFAD (Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency), 45,089 people lost their lives. 115,000 people were injured.

The response

The response: Three days after devastating earthquakes shook Türkiye on February 6, the ERT arrived near the earthquake epicenter, to provide digital aid to aid organizations. With the help of our Turkish partner Omnifactors, ERT implemented digital tools for local grassroot organizations including field assessments, automated emergency call centers and more, assuring that critical aid requests reach communities on time.

The impact

In the first 48 hours of using our platform, a member of the Anatolian Federation collected over 600 aid requests and distributed over 16,000 kg of goods and over 50,000 items, saving over 60% of their operational time.

Croatia

Distribution management

The event

IsraAID, a leading INGO in the disaster response space provided extensive support to affected populations following the humanitarian crises in Ukraine.

The response

The response: the ERT together with monday.com volunteers helped IsraAID design and implement a large scale distribution management tool, for automated shipment of good to relevant aid organizations.

The impact

IsraAID provided support to thousands of people, shipping millions of relief items to refugees and affected population across the region.

Germany

Supply chain management

The event

Bamberg:UA is a German based NGO that in April 2022 began to support Ukrainian refugees and displaced persons.

The response

The ERT digitized this organization's inventory and donor management system, for shipments leaving Germany and headed to Ukraine, allowing the organization to focus their efforts on fundraising and logistics.

The impact

The impact: The organization was able to save time on repetitive processes, and provide quicker response to community based organizations in Ukraine.

Israel

Environmental disaster preparedness

The event

Work an Israeli NGO in charge of managing and coordinating the response to ocean related disasters and oil spills, through a vast network of civil volunteers and government agencies.

The response

The ERT supported Ecoocean in creating a regional system for event preparedness and team management, allowing HQ to have a centralized digital command center.

The impact

Ecoocean's team and volunteers are able to prepare, manage and coordinate an emergency event more rapidly, effectively and accurately.

Mexico

Complete digital transformation

The event

During the 2022 hurricane season, Mexico was hit by numerous major storms, affecting hundreds of thousands of people.

The response

The ERT joined a leading disaster relief NGO, which responds weekly to various emergencies, to create comprehensive workflows for complete emergency response management.

The impact

within 1 week, the NGO went through a complete digital transformation, allowing it to streamline its existing processes, create cross-team collaboration, generate real time reporting and save over 30% of their time.

Philippines

Emergency Operation Center

The event

A devastating tropical storm caused extreme flooding and mudslides, with dozens of deaths, thousands of people displaced, and significant infrastructure damage.

The response

ERT supports the Philippines Red Cross national EOC (Emergency Operations Centre) with our disaster management solution, enabling the operational teams to rapidly and efficiently respond, based on real-time data submitted directly from the affected areas.

The impact

The monday.com disaster management solution enhanced operational efficiency, creating one source of truth for decision makers, cross-team collaboration, and streamlining situational analysis and reporting.

Puerto Rico

Hurricane Fiona

The event

After Hurricane Fiona hit Puerto Rico, leaving 90% of the island without power and 55% of homes without water, the ERT joined a volunteer based disaster relief organization in the field.

The response

The ERT created digital solutions for volunteer registration and management, as well as aid request collection and community needs assessment templates.

The impact

monday.com's platform allowed the NGO volunteers to quickly collect and process data on the needs on the ground, and activate relevant support in real time.

Florida

Hurricane Ian

The event

Two days after category 4 Hurricane Ian hit Florida, the ERT arrived to the field to support the relief work of Cadena.

The response

The ERT customized digital solutions, including community needs assessments, relief item distribution tracking, and donor reporting tools.

The impact

The monday.com platform enabled Cadena to make real-time decisions while in the field, quickly raise funds based on the data visualization tools, and save over 60% of the time typically invested in reporting.

Ukraine

War response

The event

A few days after the Ukraine war broke out, with thousands of refugees escaping the border, the ERT arrived at the Moldova and Poland border crossings to offer support to both government and humanitarian aid organizations.

The response

Within days a team of 40 monday.com volunteers created the digital tools to manage refugee camps, intake data on their needs, and manage the safe transport of refugees to their final desired destinations.

The impact

The camp managers were able to provide effective and agile services to the influx of refugees, and efficient camp management during the first days of the displacement crisis.

South Africa

Floods response

The event

Following heavy rains in the Durban area of South Africa in 2022, the ERT deployed to assist Red Cross South Africa (RCSA) disaster relief efforts.

The response

We supported the South African Red Cross national disaster relief operations with our disaster management solution, enabling the operational teams to respond rapidly and efficiently, based on real-time data submitted directly from the affected areas.

The impact

The RCSA teams and other stakeholders could visualize the situational analysis and design interventions based on real-time insights.

Uganda

Emergency Operation Center

The event

In two days the ERT created use cases to collect data from different organizations in the field, design a 4W database for responding NGOs, and visualize the needs of affected communities

The response

During the workshop, the ERT was able to leverage the monday.com platform as the official national tool for managing and coordinating emergency response operations among the six EOCs across the country.

The impact

monday.com’s platform enabled the EOC to make effective and data driven decisions in real time, and better prepare for future disasters

India

Floods response

The event

Following extremely heavy rains in the Assam state of North India in 2022, the ERT deployed to assist HAI grassroots organizations with their disaster relief efforts.

The response

The ERT enabled our partner's disaster operations to operate rapidly by digitizing their informational cycle, from raw data collection to automatic data analyses and real-time visualization on monday.com dashboards.

The impact

HAI teams and other stakeholders were able to visualize the situational analysis, and design interventions using real-time insights.

Brazil

Wild fires

The event

Following extreme wildfires, the ERT deployed to support local NGO UniãoBR with their disaster relief efforts.

The response

The ERT digitized our partner's core operations in coordination efforts of over 300 partners and distribution programs for over 100k beneficiaries.

The impact

Due to efficient coordination and distribution efforts, our partner was able to reach more vulnerable and affected communities with the same financial and manpower resources.

Argentina

Humanitarian HUB

The event

Supporting Red Cross Argentina in developing logistical supply chain management solutions for their regional disaster relief warehouse.

The response

The warehouse provides regional logistical support during emergency events. The ERT support enabled the Red Cross to respond to more emergency events in a more efficient and transparent way.

The impact

By utilizing our emergency logistical supply chain management solution the Red Cross teams managed to save resources and lives with the efficient operation of their HUB.