How drones are helping?

Read the inspiring stories of people using drones to make the world better.

Emergency Response

Drones to the rescue as Cyclone Desmond storms Mozambique

Drones to the rescue as Cyclone Desmond storms Mozambique

Jan. 24, 2019


A South-South collaboration takes flight: Madagascar and Mozambique launch advanced drone training

Representatives from both nations presented strategies and ideas for the best way to use UAS technology in emergencies.

Dec. 14, 2018

Disaster Response

Mapping Camp Fire with Drones

DJI works with 16 first response agencies for disaster response and damage assessment for California’s deadliest wild fire

Dec. 12, 2018

Fire Department

Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Services Uses Drones for Firefighters' Enhanced Situational Awareness

Fire Department Starts Drone Program for More Effective Mission Operation

Dec. 14, 2018


Xenia Police use drone technology to find missing 90-year-old woman

After 25 minutes searching with drones, the missing woman was found 1,300 feet from home

Apr. 3, 2019

Drone Delivery

The Trick to Achieving Universal Health Care? Drones

Rwanda is delivering 60% of the national blood supply outside of its capital Kigali using drones

Apr. 3, 2019


Firefighters Rescuing Stranded Drivers With Drones

Drones allow crews to quickly assess emergencies and also carry air sampling equipment for hazmats and other critical cargo

Feb. 15 2019

Public Safety

Drones to the rescue: Public safety officials invest in UAVs

Drones are fast becoming a preferred tool for law enforcement agencies in U.S., particularly for tricky search-and-rescue operations

Mar. 11, 2019

Public Safety

Drones in disasters: Eyes in the air play key role in Alabama tornado zone – and beyond

Rescuers used drones to find the remnants of homes in areas that were tough to reach, then to send teams to clear the way to the search site

Mar. 6 , 2019

Public Safety

Drone helps rescuers retrieve hiker stranded on a ledge in Snow Canyon

Drones are used to help locate lost individuals, send messages and transport radio or water to them

Jan. 11, 2019


Charlton Athletic Coach Innovates Drone Usage In Soccer Training

Drones help coach and players better analyze their strategies during trainings

Apr. 6, 2019

Disaster Response

Sichuan Authorities Use Drone Solutions for Disaster Relief Efforts Amid 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake

DJI helped authorities with the Phantom RTK, Mavic 2 Enterprise, and Terra, which were ideal tools for surveying and providing 3D models to map, plan, and rebuild the community.

JUNE 19, 2019

Emergency Deployment

Flying a drone in Malawi: My first emergency deployment

Tautvydas Juskauskas, an ex-DJI employee sharing his first drone operation assignment in UNICEF

April 10, 2019

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AUVSI XCELLENCE Humanitarian Award

DJI is sponsoring the second annual AUVSI XCELLENCE Humanitarian Award to recognize and reward organizations and individuals that use drones in innovative ways to support humanitarian or philanthropic efforts around the world.

More DJI Stories To Tell

See more vivid examples of how DJI products and solutions are helping with humanitarian endeavors across the globe.

  • Protecting Kenya's Elephants from Above
  • Educating the New Generation of Engineers
  • Inspiring Girls to Pursue STEM
  • Fly Without Wings
  • Proving Drones in Search and Rescue
  • Predicting Mount Etna
  • Delivering the future
  • Aerial mangrove restoration using drones
  • Flying Above PTSD
  • Snotbot: Pushing the Frontiers of Whale Research
  • Saving Life In The Dark
  • Tomorrow’s Aeronautical Museum Teaches Kids to Fly
  • Using Drones to Save Entangled Whales
  • Building Our Future
  • Australian Coastline Watch
  • Mapping the Maldives
  • Saved By A Drone
  • Using Drones to Save Entangled Whales
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