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Cisco Impact Area | Critical Human Needs and Disaster Relief

Mobilizing critical resources

Humanitarian crises persist. Many people lack access to basic human needs: food, adequate shelter, and­ clean water. We empower nonprofits and social change agents worldwide to relieve these problems.

We support scalable technology solutions that help disaster-relief teams move faster and provide vital services to more people when disasters strike.

Click here to learn how Cisco helps during disasters and humanitrian crises.

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Cisco Executive Platform Blog | Adaptive. Reliable. Secure. Even During a Crisis
On September 20, 2017, Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico with sustained winds of 155 miles per hour. In its wake was widespread destruction that left island residents without basic human necessities. Responding to this disaster, Cisco teamed with NetHope to support recovery. Cisco has a long history with NetHope. In fact, we co-founded the nonprofit in 2001 to bring...
Feb 16, 2018 11:55 AM ET
Nonprofit Heroes Are Reconnecting Lives in Puerto Rico
Imagine a storm washing away your ability to communicate by phone, email, or text. Picture it knocking out your electricity and cutting off your supply of food and clean water. If you need help, you have no way to ask for it. If you have loved ones, you have no way to confirm they are safe. That is what happened to Puerto Rico’s entire population of 3.4 million people when Hurricane...
Nov 30, 2017 8:25 AM ET
Transformation in the Healthcare Industry — and How Cisco is Innovating
The advances in healthcare are happening at breakneck speed and some of the latest cutting-edge innovations and technology will be on display this week at one of the most respected annual healthcare conferences, called HIMMS. That stands for Healthcare...
Feb 22, 2017 9:15 AM ET
New York City Nonprofit City Harvest Alleviates Hunger with the Help of New Cisco Hyperconverged Technology
SAN JOSE, Calif., February 20, 2017 /3BL Media/ – City Harvest, which rescues surplus food from grocers, farms, restaurants, and manufacturers and distributes it free of charge to New York City food pantries, soup kitchens and other community food programs, looks to utilize cutting-edge technology to better serve its community partners...
Feb 20, 2017 1:55 PM ET
Preparing to Act Fast When Disaster Strikes
As part of our commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility, Cisco provides technology and expertise to establish secure emergency networks for governments, first responders, and relief organizations globally. ...
Oct 21, 2016 2:45 PM ET