Dr. Rajib Subba from Nepal Police HQ visited CIEM presenting experiences from the 2015 Nepal Earthquake Police Twitter Project.
Dr. Rajib Subba, Director of the Communication Directorate at the Nepal Police Headquarters, has visited CIEM for two weeks funded by a grant from UiA. Dr. Subba holds a PhD in Communication and Information Sciences from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Using Twitter during 2015 Nepal Earthquake
During his visit, Dr. Subba gave presentations of his research for the CIEM staff and PhD students, focusing on Emergency Response Organization, Social Media Communications and Crisis Response, based in particular on his experiences from the 2015 Nepal Earthquake Police Twitter Project. He also visited the Operations Centre of the Agder Police District, discussing police practices in Norway and Nepal.