Guidelines to increase the benefit of social media in emergencies

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The EmerGent project summarised its findings and conclusions in the form of guidelines and provides a list of recommendations for emergency services and citizens on how to make the most of social media.

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Web addresses/URL of flyers and information http://www.fp7-emergent.eu/guidelines/