Caitria + Morgan O'Neill:
Caitria and Morgan O’Neill: Come darsi da fare in caso di catastrofe

TEDxBoston 2012 · 9:23 · Filmed Jun 2012
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Dopo una catastrofe naturale, c'è solo una piccola finestra di opportunità per coordinare in modo efficace gli aiuti alla ripresa, prima che il mondo rivolga la propria attenzione altrove. Chi dovrebbe occuparsene? Quando un anomalo tornado ha colpito la loro cittadina, le sorelle Caitria e Morgan O’Neill —all'epoca di 20 e 24 anni — hanno preso il comando e ora insegnano ad altri a fare altrettanto (Filmato a TEDxBoston.)

Disaster relief expert
When a freak tornado hit her Massachusetts hometown, Caitria O’Neill wasn't an expert in disaster relief recovery. But she learned quickly and is now passing her knowledge on through the website Full bio
Disaster relief expert
Pursuing her PhD in atmospheric science did not prepare Morgan O'Neill for a freak tornado hitting her hometown. With her sister, she helped coordinate a local relief effort and is teaching other towns to do the same through the website Full bio
This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxBoston 2012, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our selections on the home page.



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