Tag: Drones for Good

In May 2014, the worst flooding in the Balkans in 120 years caused massive damage and triggered landslides. In Bosnia Herzegovina these landslides and...

Following a series of severe earthquakes in 2015, many communities in Nepal struggled to rebuild their homes and  lives. Aerial imagery can be helpful...

Few areas in the world as hard to penetrate as the dense jungles of Papua New Guinea. Roads are difficult to navigate under the...

With an estimated population of about 5 million and an annual growth of 8 per cent, Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, is Africa’s fastest...

It's a vision for reducing the carbon footprint of modern transport, from consumer goods to emergency medicine. Project Wing is building the next generation of...

Due to the continued use of drone strikes by the military, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are often associated more with ending lives than saving...

Designer and entrepreneur Massoud Hassani hopes to rid the planet of its estimated 100 million buried land mines within 10 years. That's why several...

DJI’s drone technology is expected to provide more sustainable farming practices while increasing yields through projects including crop-stress monitoring, aerial imaging and precision spraying. “Our partnership...

Deforestation downs 10 billion trees around the globe annually. Replanting trees by hand is slow, expensive, and barely puts a dent in reversing the...

This weekend marks celebration of the second International Drone Day!  Public perceptions of drones have greatly shifted since last year.  A year ago many people...

Keeping tabs on the world’s largest vulture can be quite a challenge. The Cinereous Vulture populations inhabit Mongolia’s remote and mountainous Kherlen Toono Uul Nature...

By Gary Yost Some of you may have been following the films I made on the island of Vanua Levu in Fiji last summer. Due...

Bathawk recon is a Tanzania registered UAV anti poaching surveillance company under Tanzania private sector foundation TPSF and its private sector anti poaching initiative...

Italian-based Catanese R&D startup Heli-Lab has launched a drone project that features the use of drones to bring the Internet to areas in Sicily...

The Organising Committee of the UAE Drones for Good Award has announced that 20 national and international contestants have qualified for the semi-final round...

Disaster response relies on robust information and efficient action, and for good reason. Lost minutes and lost lives go hand in hand when people...

This year, a young start-up company wowed the judges of the European Satellite Navigation Competition, beating an array of strong contenders for the grand...

ONTARIO, Calif. - Yuneec International, the world leader in electric aviation, recently announced an exciting collaboration with Ocean Alliance, an organization dedicated to promoting ocean...

When people think of drones, often what come to mind are the military, the Middle East and espionage. The media largely focus on these...