Sahana Sofware Foundation Receives PPBI Best Practices Award PDF Print E-mail

Mark Prutsalis of Shanan Software Foundation accepting PPBI Best Practices AwardMark Prutsalis, CEO and President of Sahana Software Foundation received the Private and Public Businesses, Inc. (PPBI) Best Practices Award at the Disaster Recovery Journals' Spring World conference at Walt Disney's Coronoda Springs Restort in Orlanda, Florida, USA.   The PPBI Best Practices Award is awarded for exemplary planning practices or responses to a critical incident.   Sahana Software Foundation under the leadership of Mark provided the coordination and support activating Sahana open source disaster managment software withing 48 hours of the Haiti Earthquake.   

The Sahana disaster managment system is a web based open source collaboration tool that addresses the common coordination problems during a disaster from finding missing persons, organization registry, managing aid, managing volunteers, inventory management, situation updates, tracking camps effectively between Government groups, the civil society (NGOs) and the victims themselves.

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