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HOT is an international team dedicated to humanitarian action and community development through open mapping.

Community Mappers Total number of Mappers using HOT Tasking Manager

Total Map Edits Total number of edits from Missing Maps

Buildings Mapped Total number of buildings mapped from Missing Maps

Roads Mapped (KM) Total length of roads mapped from Missing Maps

Updates

25 Oct 2021

Reaching Inaccessible Communities Through Road Mapping for Sustainable Development

Since 2017, HOT has partnered with Facebook to build up and improve the data in OSM, particularly for countries in Southeast Asia where HOT has extensive experience in generating open geodata for humanitarian actions.

Global - Carter Draper, Dinar Adiatma, Tonny John Kanyenye

18 Oct 2021

HOT-MERL is Monitoring OSM and Tasking Manager Projects Across our Priority Countries

HeiGIT and HOT have partnered to extend the Humanitarian OSM Stats website to help relay mapping statistics to the public. It includes data, not only from HOT Tasking Manager projects, but also from all the other OSM contributors.

Global - Benjamin Herfort

14 Oct 2021

The Language Localization Project: Enabling Inclusion and Participation

Together with the local communities and contributors from Vietnam, Madagascar, and Mozambique, as well as the Open Mapping Hubs in the Asia-Pacific and East & Southern Africa, the Localization Project aims to develop baseline data to inform a self-sustainable Localization Strategy. We aim to bridge the gap between language and accessibility of Humanitarian Open Mapping resources.

Vietnam, Madagascar, Mozambique - Arnalie Vicario, Rubén Martín, Dolly Andriatsiferana, Faneva Andriamiadantsoa, Vũ Phạm Minh Tuấn, Huy Nguyen, Rodolfo Pedro, Pechiçoane Pechiço, Dinércia Macaringue, Daniel Mapsanganhe, Emerson Lopes, Rosário Mulhui, Vânia Muianga, Edmilson Fuel, Geoffrey Kateregga, Mikko Tamura

Our Impact

HOT's work is global in scale and contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Our Monitoring and Evaluation framework is constantly evolving to ensure tangible and measurable impact. Check out our core impact areas and learn more about where we're making a difference.