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UN-SPIDER at a glance
Crowdsource Mapping aims at an improved disaster management: The idea is to coll
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is examining the restoration of its popular volunteer mapping program, The National Map Corps.
UN-SPIDER highlights the growing importance and value of crowdsource mapping for disaster and disaster-risk management in an article f
The World Bank
Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR)
George Washington University
The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) recently launched “OneMap Crowd Sourcing Tools” to provide organisations with map facility to locate interactive activities and information.
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.
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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