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Crowdsource Mapping

UN-SPIDER Updates October 2012

Issue Date: 
Fri, 02/11/2012

In this issue:

UN-SPIDER at a glance

UN-SPIDER Updates September 2012

Issue Date: 
Thu, 04/10/2012

In this issue:

UN-SPIDER at a glance

UN-SPIDER Newsletter 2/12: Crowdsource Mapping

Issue Date: 
Tue, 02/10/2012

Crowdsource Mapping aims at an improved disaster management: The idea is to coll

USGS reconsiders crowdsource mapping programme

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is examining the restoration of its popular volunteer mapping program, The National Map Corps.

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 22/08/2012 - 09:11

UN-SPIDER reports on Crowdsource Mapping in Imaging Notes magazine

UN-SPIDER highlights the growing importance and value of crowdsource mapping for disaster and disaster-risk management in an article f

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Publishing Date: 
Thu, 16/08/2012 - 11:30

4th International Conference of Crisis Mappers - ICCM

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Washington, DC
Basic Information
Date: 
11/10/2012 - 14/10/2012
Venue: 
George Washington University: School of Media & Public Affairs
Venue Country: 
United States
Event Organisers: 

The World Bank
Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR)
George Washington University

Language of event: 
English

 

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Crowdsourcing: Singapore Land Authority offers map-based tools

The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) recently launched “OneMap Crowd Sourcing Tools” to provide organisations with map facility to locate interactive activities and information.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 16/07/2012 - 12:15

MapAction responds to floods in Paraguay

A MapAction team is responding to widespread and repeated flooding in western Paraguay attached to a United Nations’ assistance group. The worst floods for more than a decade began in April.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 06/07/2012 - 08:49

UN-SPIDER Expert Meeting on Crowdsource Mapping: Now open for applications

The UN-SPIDER hosted "Expert Meeting on Crowdsource Mapping for Disaster Risk Management and Emergency Response" taking place in Vienna on 17 - 19 July is now open for applications.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 16/04/2012 - 11:42

United Nations International Expert Meeting on Crowdsource Mapping for Disaster Risk Management and Emergency Response

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Fri, 19/10/2012
Venue City: 
Vienna
Basic Information
Date: 
03/12/2012 - 05/12/2012
Venue: 
United Nations Office at Vienna (Vienna International Centre)
Venue Country: 
Austria
Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)

With the Support of: Government of Austria and Secure World Foundation

Language of event: 
English

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