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

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8 Dec 2023

AbreLatam 2023: Integrando la cartografía abierta en la comunidad de datos abiertos

La participación del Hub de América Latina y el Caribe en el AbreLatam / ConDatos 2023 incluyó diversas ponencias y mesas de trabajo. Acá los testimonios de la participación de representantes de organizaciones aliadas.

Global - Juan Arellano Valdivia

7 Dec 2023

Building Community to Build Resilience - OpenCities Saint Lucia Impact

The island of Saint Lucia faces growing challenges due to climate change and, working with our local partners, we experienced first-hand how strengthening the community builds greater resilience. Get more details in this post!

Global - Louise Mathurin Serieux

6 Dec 2023

Launching HOT’s responsible and ethical data framework

At the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team, we promote open and accessible data. What happens, though, when open data inadvertently brings attention to the location of something that could cause harm to the people in that area?

Global - Jessica Pechmann, Paul Uithol, Shazmane Mandjee Rehamtula, Karla Picado Valverde, Ivan Buendía Gayton

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