Travel Risk Management & NGO’s – Monitoring spread of disease

RAID can enhance security operation centre (SOC or GSOC) strategies to help mitigate travel risk and seamlessly integrate into existing travel risk management procedures.

One example of this is to monitor conversation topics around disease outbreaks and instantly generate density maps across combined searches containing post data from multiple sources.

By monitoring disease names within social media post data, it is possible to rapidly identify whether further investigation into an area should be conducted prior to travel.

The density maps below show geo-tagged posts containing ‘cholera’ or zika’ across a short period an example:

disease spread for travel risk

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