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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

Gisli Olafsson, a full-time disaster management specialist for Microsoft and a member of Iceland's search and rescue team, was in Haiti just hours after the January 12 earthquake to coordinate efforts.
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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

Rescue workers coordinate resources and efforts in a makeshift command center after the deadly quake struck Haiti on January 12.
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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

The U.N.'s On-Site Operations Coordination Centre (OSOCC) assists local authorities with the coordination of international search and rescue teams.
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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

A rescue worker looks through a hole tunneled through the cement floor of a building that collapsed after Haiti's January 12 earthquake.
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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

All that remains standing of this Haitian shopping center is a sliver of an exterior wall advertising the products that were formerly sold there.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: ICESAR
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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

Rescue workers peer under a collapsed market in Haiti while feeding electrical rope to rescue workers under the rubble.
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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

Pedestrians walk around the rubble of a mult-story building that collapsed into the streets in Port-au-Prince following the January 12 earthquake.
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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

Supplies to aid the rescue effort are stacked at the airport, awaiting transportation to affected areas. A U.S. Air Force C-130 in the distance prepares to depart after making a delivery.
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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

Rescue workers gather at a staging area at the airport where they can rest and replenish before their next deployment.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: ICESAR
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Gisli Olafsson, a Microsoft worker

Command tent

Search and rescue

Hole in the foor

Wall

Collapsed market

Collapsed building

Supplies

Staging area

Rescue workers gather on a Port-au-Prince street for assignments instructions after the January 12 earthquake left thousands trapped under collapsed buildings.
Updated: / Caption: / Photo: ICESAR
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