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OSM Hackfest 2023 - Call for Partnerships

17 November, 2022

Global

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.

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-Programme 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

HOT’s Executive Director Transition

After leading the organization for seven years, HOT’s Executive Director, Tyler Radford, has announced his decision to step down at the end of 2022.

1 November, 2022

Global

Crowd-Source Mapping for Disaster Management in Timor Leste

Harry Mahardhika Machmud - 26 October, 2022

Timor-Leste

Cayambe: Risk management in volcanic areas

Risk management in volcanic areas in Ecuador is a necessary activity in which open mapping plays an important role. From the LATAM Hub we took a first step to achieve this goal.

Juan Arellano Valdivia - 24 October, 2022

Ecuador

Cayambe: Gestão de risco em áreas vulcânicas

A gestão de risco em áreas vulcânicas no Equador é uma atividade necessária na qual o mapeamento aberto desempenha um papel importante. A partir do Hub demos um primeiro passo para atingir esse objetivo.

Juan Arellano Valdivia - 24 October, 2022

Ecuador

Cayambe: Gestión de riesgo en áreas volcánicas

La Gestión de riesgos en areas volcánicas en Ecuador es una actividad necesaria en la cual el mapeo abierto tiene un papel importante. Desde el Hub dimos un primer paso para lograr dicho objetivo.

Juan Arellano Valdivia - 23 October, 2022

Ecuador

Lessons Learned from the Wikimedia Summit 2022

On September 9-11, 2022, I attended the Wikimedia Summit 2022 in Berlin, Germany as a representative of the Wikimedia Community User Group in Uganda. As someone who belongs to several communities, I was interested in learning from the Wikimedia community lessons that could be replicated by the OpenStreetMap community.

Geoffrey Kateregga - 11 October, 2022

Global

100% pay, 80% hours, 100% productivity: Can we create a more equitable workplace through a 4 day work week?

In the next iteration of our innovative approaches to work, HOT is piloting a voluntary, 4-day work week as part of a global initiative exploring how reduced time can result in increased productivity

6 October, 2022

Global