EMSC – Euro-MediterraneanSeismological Centre (France)
The Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) is a non-profit NGO, one of the world's leading institution for public earthquake information, and a pioneer of "citizen seismology". Thanks to its LastQuake system, which includes websites, a Twitter and Telegram bot, and a mobile app, the EMSC informs earthquake eyewitnesses while crowdsourcing their observations to globally improve earthquake impact estimation and crisis management efficiency.
In the CORE project, EMSC:
- uses its tools (The twitter bot, the LastQuake app, the websites and the citizen seismology forum LastQuakers to promote safety culture thanks to inputs from WP5.
- contributes to WP7 addressing the misinformation fight through the improvement of its tools (with a particular focus on the Twitter bot).
For desktop: https://www.emsc-csem.org/
For mobiles: http://m.emsc.eu
Download the app: https://www.emsc-csem.org/service/application/
Project PI: Rémy Bossu