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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

Community Cartography: Low-Cost GNSS Receiver in the Mapping of Medio Solimões

Explore how low-cost GNSS technology is revolutionizing mapping in the Medio Solimões, with support from HOT and the LAC Hub. This innovative project, conducted by the Federal University of São João del-Rei, promotes participatory cartography, improving resource management and resilience of riverside communities in the Brazilian Amazon.

Silvia Elena Ventorini, Ana Luísa Teixeira, Rafael Quetz Oliveira — — 13 May, 2024

Cartografía Comunitaria: Receptor de Bajo Costo en el Mapeo del Medio Solimões

Explora cómo la tecnología GNSS de bajo costo está revolucionando el mapeo en el Medio Solimões, con el apoyo de HOT y el LAC Hub. Este proyecto innovador, llevado a cabo por la Universidad Federal de São João del-Rei, promueve una cartografía participativa, mejorando la gestión de recursos y la resiliencia de las comunidades ribereñas en la Amazonía Brasileña.

Silvia Elena Ventorini, Ana Luísa Teixeira, Rafael Quetz Oliveira — — 13 May, 2024

Cartografia Comunitária: Receptor de baixo custo no mapeamento do Médio Solimões

Explore como a tecnologia GNSS de baixo custo está revolucionando o mapeamento no Médio Solimões, com apoio do HOT e do LAC Hub. Este projeto inovador, conduzido pela Universidade Federal de São João del-Rei, promove uma cartografia participativa, melhorando a gestão de recursos e a resiliência das comunidades ribeirinhas na Amazônia Brasileira.

Silvia Elena Ventorini, Ana Luísa Teixeira, Rafael Quetz Oliveira — — 13 May, 2024

Mapping Our Community: Paula dos Santos Silva's Journey in the Amazon

Explore Paula dos Santos Silva's incredible journey in the Amazon, where she immerses herself in her passion for geography and dedicates herself to mapping the dynamics of riverside communities. From her academic trajectory in Tefé to her current research on 'fallen lands,' Paula shares her experience and highlights the importance of mapping to reveal the roots and traditions of these communities, ensuring their visibility and recognition.

Marina Aragão Santos — — 7 March, 2024

Mapeando nuestra comunidad: el viaje de Paula dos Santos Silva en la Amazonía

Explora la increíble jornada de Paula dos Santos Silva en la Amazonía, donde se sumerge en su pasión por la geografía y se dedica a mapear las dinámicas de las comunidades ribereñas. Desde su trayectoria académica en Tefé hasta su actual trabajo de investigación sobre las "terras caídas", Paula comparte su experiencia y resalta la importancia del mapeo para revelar las raíces y tradiciones de estas comunidades, asegurando su visibilidad y reconocimiento.

Marina Aragão Santos — — 7 March, 2024