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UN Foundation, Vodafone & WFP: global partners for emergency communications

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The Vodafone Group Foundation and UN Foundation Technology Partnership join the World Food Programme to improve communications during humanitarian crises.

This video shows how the World Food Programme is working wih the Vodafone Foundation and the UN Foundation in two key ways. The aim of the partnership is to improve the use of telecommunications in emergency relief operations and to train aid workers in best practices. Through innovative training courses WFP and other UN staff are given the most up to date technical, managerial and – possibly critical – survival skills to carry out their jobs effectively.