Projects

HOT has been working remotely to gather information for Somalia and the rest of the Horn of Africa. This is in response to the severe drought and famine crisis the is ongoing in the area. This...

HOT's work in Senegal started with a field mission funded through the World Bank’s ICT (Internet and Communications Technology) Branch and the...

EUROSHA is a European Union pilot project that wants to build up a European Open-Source Humanitarian Aid corps of volunteers to address humanitarian issues and specifically ensure inclusive...

This week in Port-au-Prince is happening a booksprint to write a kreyol manual of OpenStreetMap. On Saturday December 8, the Haitian community will have a manual in its own language.

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Fort du soutien financier et opérationnel de la Direction de la Francophonie numérique (DFN) de l’Organisation...

We have activated to provide geographic base data in areas affected by typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan in the Philippines, coordinating on the Typhoon_Haiyan...

Ulaanbaatar City’s ‘Smart City’ project, funded by ICT, aims to enable city residents to get access to information regarding public services, and send comments, reports, and request to relevant...

An outbreak of Ebola  struck Guinea causing at least 187 infections and 117 deaths. Aid organisations are taking emergency measures to contain the spread of this highly infectious and deadly...

Since December 2012 and the country being invaded by the Seleka Rebellion, Central African Republic has been suffering dark times and has become a Level 3 (=max) Crisis for the United Nations....

Just a few hours after the 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit Haiti in January 2010 the OpenStreetMap Community began tracing.... What did they begin tracing? Roads in the beginning all from imagery...

Base data serves many needs in humanitarian response. Often responding organizations are scrambling to gather data because it is not readily available. The focus of HOT’s work in Indonesia has...

HOT has been working remotely since December 2010 to provide geographic information following the Presidential Election...