The 4th International Conference of Crisis Mappers (ICCM) took place from 11 to 14 October 2012 in Washington D.C.
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.
The World Bank
Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR)
George Washington University
Google's Crisis Response Team launched a resource page for the emergency management of floods in Manila, Philippines.
The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) recently launched “OneMap Crowd Sourcing Tools” to provide organisations with map facility to locate interactive activities and information.
MapAction, CrisisMappers and GISCorps are teaming up with the United Nations to provide a better linkage between formal humanitarian organisations and the online technology communities
The Humanitarian Open Street Map (HOT) team launched a kickstarter project to support the development of the first free Haitian Creole Open Street Map Book.
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.
Geographic information systems (GIS) become increasingly important to international humanitarian organizations such as the International Red Cross (ICRC), as René Saameli, the ICRC's GIS coordinato
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