Haiti Rescuers Get Help From Communication Setup

    Aid workers in Haiti can now better collaborate and coordinate their efforts given the communication system soon to be set up by the International Telecommunication Union with U.S.-based software business firm Collabria LLC. The United Nations said the design will allow exchange of text, video, voice and data through desktops, laptops and mobile phones after the earthquake toppled communication infrastructure in the country.

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    • Kristine Ballad

      As Devex staff writer, Kristine focuses on breaking news from around the globe, and on Philippine development in particular. She served more than half of her working years in Philippine government, working as public information officer and as writer at the House of Representatives.