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An Approach for Improving OpenStreetMap Data Quality in Asia-Pacific

29 December, 2022

Global

Open Mapping Hub Asia-Pacific (AP Hub) aims to support OpenStreetMap (OSM) and open mapping initiatives in the region as part of our efforts to advance this movement. AP Hub also offers a method for enhancing the quality of data on OpenStreetMap when data quality review is a regular task.

GIRD+OSM Lima 2022: Creating a community around Risk Management and Open Mapping

Last November, the Grassroots Management of Disaster Risks and OpenStreetMap LATAM 2022 event was held in Lima, Peru. Let's learn a little more about what happened these days in Lima around open and community mapping.

Juan Arellano Valdivia - 27 December, 2022

Peru

GIRD+OSM Lima 2022: Creando comunidad alrededor de la gestión de riesgos y el mapeo abierto

El pasado mes de noviembre se realizó en Lima, Peru el evento Gestión popular de riesgos de desastres y OpenStreetMap LATAM 2022. Conozcamos un poco mas que pasó estos días en Lima alrededor del mapeo abierto y comunitario.

Juan Arellano Valdivia - 27 December, 2022

Peru

Announcement of HOT and Caribbean School of Data Partnership: Open Mapping Technical Training in the Caribbean Region

We are partnering with the Mona School of Business and Management's (MSBM) Caribbean School of Data (CSOD) project to launch an Open Mapping Technical Training program in the Caribbean.

Shazmane Mandjee Rehamtula - 16 December, 2022

Guyana, Jamaica

Programme de mentorat cartographie collaborative

La communauté OpenStreetMap, une communauté de communautés, est composée de nombreux cartographes et autres contributeurs répartis dans les communautés locales du monde entier. Le programme de mentorat du groupe de travail de la communauté OpenStreetMap peut aider à combler les écarts de compétences entre les communautés.

Tsongo Muluba Bienvenue - 9 December, 2022

Global

Open Mapping Community Mentorship

The OpenStreetMap community, a community of communities, is made up of many mappers and other contributors spread out across local communities around the world. The Open Mapping Community Working Group Mentorship Program can help to close skill gaps in capability between communities.

Tsongo Muluba Bienvenue - 9 December, 2022

Global

HOT: A Love Letter

HOT Executive Director Tyler Radford shares reflections on seven years with the organization, how it has evolved, and what he sees in its future.

Tyler Radford - 6 December, 2022

Global

OSM Hackfest 2023 - Call for Partnerships

Over the past two years, Open Mapping Hub - Asia Pacific (OMH-AP) has been working on it’s vision to create a sustainable OpenStreetMap (OSM) ecosystem in the Asia-Pacific region. And for this reason, we are planning the OSM Hackfest as a regional level event in 2023. We need your support in order to do this and we are seeking partnerships for organizing the first ever Asia Pacific OSM regional Hackfest.

Nirab Pudasaini, Risham Habib - 17 November, 2022

Global

HOT unSummit - Informe de Mitad de Programa

En nuestra misión de reunir a comunidades, socios, colaboradores y simpatizantes de la cartografía abierta humanitaria, HOT está probando un nuevo enfoque de conferencias en 2022.

unSummit Working Group - 16 November, 2022

Global

HOT unSummit - Rapport de Mi-Programme

Dans notre mission de rassembler les communautés, les partenaires, les collaborateurs et les partisans de la cartographie ouverte humanitaire, HOT teste une nouvelle approche des conférences en 2022.

unSummit Working Group - 16 November, 2022

Global

HOT unSummit - Mid-Program Report

In our mission to bring together communities, partners, collaborators, and supporters of humanitarian open mapping, HOT is trialling a fresh approach to conferences in 2022.

unSummit Working Group - 15 November, 2022

Global

Why all this data? Using OSM data in HOT’s 5 Impact Areas

OpenStreetMap (OSM) was created to provide and enable the free and open creation of geospatial data, regardless of background, location or budget. And it works! Since its creation in 2005, OSM has grown to include ever expanding and deepening coverage of various base map layers and has now widely become a go-to spatial data platform for many users.

Jessica Pechmann, Paul Uithol - 8 November, 2022

Global

Second Call for applications for Asia-Pacific University Students Clubs Sponsorship!

Applications for Asia-Pacific University Students Clubs Sponsorship are open again!

Can Unen - 7 November, 2022

Global

América Abierta 2022, the challenge of open data

América Abierta, formerly known as AbreLatam/ConDatos, is the regional event on open data and open government, which brings together organizations and individuals working on these issues.

Juan Arellano Valdivia - 7 November, 2022

Global

América Abierta 2022, o desafio dos dados abertos

O América Abierta, anteriormente conhecido como AbreLatam/ConDatos, é o evento regional sobre dados abertos e governo aberto, que reúne organizações e indivíduos que trabalham nessas questões.

Juan Arellano Valdivia - 7 November, 2022

Global

América Abierta 2022, el reto de los datos abiertos

América Abierta, antes conocido como AbreLatam/ConDatos, es el evento regional sobre datos abiertos y gobierno abierto, que reúne a organizaciones e individuos que trabajan en estos temas.

Juan Arellano Valdivia - 7 November, 2022

Global