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Sophie Mower

StaffCommunity Manager


Sophie is working in the Partnerships and Community team as a Community Manager. She is supporting the Rapid Response Microgrant: COVID-19 Programme, and helping to manage HOT’s corporate partnerships. Sophie joined the HOT team in April 2020 but has been contributing to HOTs mission as a volunteer since 2017.

Sophie’s background is community development and Inclusive Innovation. Her previous experience includes establishing a Maker Space at the Bahir Dar Institute of Technology in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, and co-founding the First Steps Project, a UK based non-for-profit that ran workshops and training programs for young people living in areas of deprivation.


HOT Rapid Response Microgrants: COVID-19 – First round of Micrograntees announced

We’re excited to announce the first round of awardees for HOT Rapid Response Microgrants: COVID-19. Microgrants, which are provided to OpenStreetMap communities to support their local response to the pandemic, have been awarded to projects in Liberia, Uganda, Kenya and Mongolia. Over the next 6 months, these Microgrants will support the following work:

29 May, 2020

Rapid Response Microgrants: COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting communities across the globe in many shapes and forms.

17 April, 2020

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