Map for Fijis Vulnerable Community

By: Aleen Prasad, OSM Fiji Volunteer Due to the Fiji Islands geographic complexity and its severity to natural disaster, it is salient that we have up to date maps before disasters strike in order to better respond to areas affected by natural phenomena such as tropical cyclones, flooding, and other disasters. It also supports aidContinue reading “Map for Fijis Vulnerable Community”

June Events: Socialization Workshop and Mapathon

Are you free next week Tuesday, 2pm- 4pm? If you are join us as we talk more about open data, sources and look at interesting examples from our own Pasifika region! You can register for the Open Data Socialisation Workshop for free using the following link. We are also hosting our second mapathon on WednesdayContinue reading “June Events: Socialization Workshop and Mapathon”

ANNOUNCEMENT:#OSMFiji Mapathon Event

We would like to invite all interested people in the Pacific Islands to participate in our first ever community mapathon. Join us online on the 26th of May for a fun afternoon of learning how to contribute to OpenStreetMap. We’ll focus on mapping buildings in the General Suva- Nausori Area using the HOT Tasking Manager.Continue reading “ANNOUNCEMENT:#OSMFiji Mapathon Event”