Emergency Tweets 2013 Sardinia flood

This dataset is related to the floods that occurred in the Sardinia regional district between 17 and 19 November 2013 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2013_Sardinia_floods), as a consequence of the Cleopatra extratropical cyclone (also known as Ruven by the Free University of Berlin). The floods mainly occurred in the northern part of the Sardinia island, around the city of Olbia, but also affected minor areas in central and southern Sardinia. Overall, the disaster caused 18 deaths and more than 3,000 homeless. The Italian tweets of this dataset have been collected via a combination of the Streaming and the Search APIs.

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ChildrenData No
Consent obtained also covers the envisaged transfer of the personal data outside the EU No
Consent of the data subject No
CreationDate 2015-05-01
Creator Cresci, Stefano, stefano.cresci@iit.cnr.it, orcid.org/0000-0003-0170-2445
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External Identifier FLO-SAR
Field/Scope of use Research only
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Language Italian
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ManifestationType Original
Personal data was manifestly made public by the data subject Yes
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ProcessingDegree Primary
RelatedPaper Cresci, S., Tesconi, M., Cimino, A., and Dell’Orletta, F. (2015, May). A linguistically-driven approach to cross-event damage assessment of natural disasters from social media messages. In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on World Wide Web Companion, 1195-1200. ACM.
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Territory of use World Wide
ThematicCluster Text and Social Media Mining
TimeCoverage 2013-11-18 /2013-11-29
system:type SoBigData.eu: Dataset
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Author Cresci Stefano
Maintainer Cresci Stefano
Version 1
Last Updated 29 June 2018, 11:34 (CEST)
Created 29 June 2018, 11:34 (CEST)