The Fletcher School Situation Room has played a pivotal role in supporting Ushahidi’s deployment in Haiti. Denise Roz Sewell, one of Fletcher’s core volunteers, has been on the front lines of the disaster response. Roz is a Pickering Fellow and was a Fulbright scholar in Morocco prior to joining Fletcher. She shares a startling experience with us here.
Roz: In my opinion, it seems that they are stuck in an unsafe or that the person is too injured to be moved. They were speaking as if the situation was very urgent.
Roz: GPS = 18.528995, -72.406196
Coast Guard: Working on it