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Experiências de Mapeamento Aberto no Centro de Educação Integral "San Ignacio"

15 July, 2024

Argentina

Através do programa Open Mapping for All, docentes e estudantes de uma instituição educativa na Patagônia Argentina, empregam ferramentas de Mapeamento Aberto para documentar, reconhecer e melhorar a infraestrutura física escolar, ao mesmo tempo que se conectam com seu entorno e seus valores culturais.

Open Mapping Experiences at the Comprehensive Education Center "San Ignacio"

Through the Open Mapping for All program, teachers and students at an educational institution in Argentine Patagonia use Open Mapping tools to document, recognize, and improve school physical infrastructure while connecting with their environment and cultural values.

Luis Miguel Bande Jaramillo - 15 July, 2024

Argentina

Experiencias de Mapeo Abierto en el Centro de Educación Integral “San Ignacio”

A través del programa Open Mapping for All, docentes y estudiantes de una institución educativa en la Patagonia Argentina, emplean herramientas de Mapeo Abierto para documentar, reconocer y mejorar la infraestructura física escolar, al tiempo que conectan con su entorno y sus valores culturales.

Luis Miguel Bande Jaramillo - 15 July, 2024

Argentina

Staff Spotlight Series: Carter Draper

Each quarter, we feature one of our all-star staff members in a Staff Spotlight Series. Staff featured in this Series have been peer-nominated for their superb performance and values-driven work. This quarter, we spotlight Carter Draper, our Programs Senior Manager at the West and Northern Africa Open Mapping Hub.

8 July, 2024

Global

Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) joins the Overture Maps Foundation

After careful consideration, we realized that joining the Overture Maps Foundation will enable us to fulfill our role as an organization dedicated to the creation and use of open map data for humanitarian action and community development.

Leen D'hondt - 24 June, 2024

Global

El Impacto del Mapeo Humanitario Colaborativo en la Preparación para Desastres en Ecuador

El mapeo humanitario colaborativo mejora la gestión del riesgo en América Latina y el Caribe, como demostró la rápida respuesta ante las inundaciones en Esmeraldas, Ecuador. La colaboración y los datos abiertos fueron clave para decisiones informadas y eficaces.

Céline Jacquin, Mariana Marín - 18 June, 2024

Ecuador

The Impact of Collaborative Humanitarian Mapping on Disaster Preparedness in Ecuador

Collaborative humanitarian mapping enhances risk management in Latin America and the Caribbean, as demonstrated by the rapid response to the floods in Esmeraldas, Ecuador. Collaboration and open data were key to making informed and effective decisions.

Céline Jacquin, Mariana Marín - 18 June, 2024

Ecuador

O Impacto do Mapeamento Humanitário Colaborativo na Preparação para Desastres no Equador

O mapeamento humanitário colaborativo aprimora a gestão de riscos na América Latina e no Caribe, como demonstrado pela rápida resposta às enchentes em Esmeraldas, Equador. A colaboração e os dados abertos foram fundamentais para tomar decisões informadas e eficazes.

Céline Jacquin, Mariana Marín - 18 June, 2024

Ecuador

Together we map for good: building the Open Drone Aerial Tasking Manager

Leveraging drones and crowdsourcing, DroneTM equips local pilots and disaster-prone communities with tools to create high-resolution aerial maps, enhancing disaster response and community resilience.

Fabrizio Scrollini, Paul Uithol, Ivan Buendía Gayton, Philip Hippolyte, Nuala Cowan, Pierre Chrzanowski, Uttam Pudasaini - 11 June, 2024

Global

Juntos mapeamos por el bien: construyendo el Gestor de Tareas Open Drone Aerial Tasking Manager

Aprovechando drones y crowdsourcing, DroneTM equipa a pilotos locales y comunidades propensas a desastres con herramientas para crear mapas aéreos de alta resolución, mejorando la respuesta a desastres y la resiliencia comunitaria.

Fabrizio Scrollini, Paul Uithol, Philip Hippolyte, Ivan Buendía Gayton, Nuala Cowan, Pierre Chrzanowski, Uttam Pudasaini - 11 June, 2024

Global

Juntos mapeamos para o bem: construindo o Open Drone Aerial Tasking Manager

Aproveitando drones e crowdsourcing, a DroneTM equipa pilotos locais e comunidades propensas a desastres com ferramentas para criar mapas aéreos de alta resolução, melhorando a resposta a desastres e a resiliência comunitária.

Fabrizio Scrollini, Paul Uithol, Ivan Buendía Gayton, Philip Hippolyte, Nuala Cowan, Pierre Chrzanowski, Uttam Pudasaini - 11 June, 2024

Global

OSM vs GIS: What I’ve learned about OSM from a GIS Perspective

When I started at the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) almost three years ago, I joined the organization with years of experience using geographic information systems (GIS) in the public and humanitarian sectors but little —okay, embarrassingly little— experience in OpenStreetMap (OSM).

Jessica Pechmann - 6 June, 2024

Global

fAIr in Production is Available for Everyone

We are nearly halfway through 2024 and are excited to share some updates on HOT's AI-assisted mapping service (fAIr) - specifically the successful fAIr production release on 31 May 2024!

Omran Najjar - 4 June, 2024

Global

Strengthening Indigenous Forest Management with Open Mapping in Guatemala

Explore the transformative impact of the OpenCities project in San José Poaquil, Guatemala, where geospatial data and community engagement are enabling indigenous forest management, and helping communities adapt to climate change.

Carlos Duarte - 4 June, 2024

Guatemala

Meet the Women-Led Mapping Group Enabling Quilombola Communities in the Amazon Through Open Mapping

Meninas da Geo, a women-led mapping group, is enabling Quilombola communities in the Amazon through open mapping. Learn how participatory mapping is strengthening their land rights, promoting sustainable practices, and preserving cultural heritage amidst industrial pressures in Moju-PA, Brazil.

Mariana Marín, Carla Habif - 2 June, 2024

Brazil

Mapeando a Cultura Andina: Uma Jornada Através do Linderaje em Cusco

As pessoas docentes da GAL School em Cusco, Peru, utilizam ferramentas de mapeamento aberto para documentar e preservar tradições como o linderaje, fundindo tecnologia com práticas ancestrais. Através do programa Open Mapping for All, docentes e estudantes empregam tecnologias de empoderamento e participação, fortalecendo assim a educação e a identidade comunitária.

Mariana Marín - 28 May, 2024

Peru