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Andrew Dunnett, Director of Vodafone Foundation

Summary

“This partnership [with WFP] supports the smart and effective use of telecommunications technology, enabling WFP to deploy quickly in the most difficult and dangerous situations.”

“This is about harnessing the power of telecommunications which will help WFP and other humanitarian agencies get the job done. In line with the huge demand for telecoms technology in disaster response, ICT workers are often among the first on the scene. This partnership [with WFP] supports the smart and effective use of telecommunications technology, enabling WFP to deploy quickly in the most difficult and dangerous situations and set up the necessary communications networks, so that relief workers can coordinate logistics and deliver vital supplies.”