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May 4, 2010 - 4:51am

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April 4, 2009 - 10:14am allows anyone, anywhere, to start adding humanitarian data to a global map, thus 'the wisdom of crowds' will be able to build a huge humanitarian map, giving credence to the idea that

aid worker diary: Mapping Bolivia's floods

December 16, 2008 - 11:23am

AID WORKER DIARY: Mapping Bolivia's floods
28 Jan 2008 14:55:00 GMT

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October 3, 2008 - 8:30pm

Greetings, I am currently a Geography\GIS (Geographic Information Systems) student that will be graduating this December (2008).

Request for Proposals: OpenEvsys - an open source human rights database

July 14, 2008 - 11:06am

Human Rights Information and Documentation Systems (HURIDOCS - is a Geneva-based huma

Ushahidi: Mapping Reports of Post-Election Violence in Kenya

May 7, 2008 - 6:47pm

Ushahidi: Mapping Reports of Post-Election Violence in Kenya

Ground-level humanitarian mapping using mobile phones

April 15, 2008 - 5:22am

If (and that's a big if) thiswill work, it could revolutionise the way we do recons and assessments.

Google Earth shows aid distribution around the world

April 12, 2008 - 4:08pm

Google and many UN humanitarian aid agencies have teamed up so that you can use Google Earth to look up the locations of aid distribution around the world.

New AfDevIfno Research - Feb 2008

March 13, 2008 - 11:31am

AfDevInfo has just published new research for February 2008, including work on energy infrastructures, China & Africa, and the new Kenyan parliament.

AfDevInfo - January 2008 Newsletter

January 30, 2008 - 10:55am

This is the latest newsletter from AfDevInfo - an online database focusing on key & emerging themes in African politics and development.

New reports this month include a breakdown of African research institutes, a map of budget monitoring initiatives in Africa, and detailed information on 5 new African cabinets.

Looking for raster files and sattelite pictures of Java and data about cluster approach

February 19, 2007 - 3:24pm

I'm a french student working with the Humanitarian Research Group of INSEAD. I'm making a thesis concerning an experience feedback about the earthquake of the 27 May 2006 in Java. The goal is to analyse crisis management by NGOs and government.

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Disaster Research

February 13, 2007 - 3:51am

Hi all,

My name is Gerald Smith and I am conducting research on geographic-information requirements for people impacted by any type of disaster.

I would greatly appreciate your assistance. If you have experienced a disaster event, please spare a few minutes to complete a short survey regarding your experience. The survey is safe, secure, and anonymous as no contact information is required. Please open the survey by clicking this link:


October 25, 2006 - 10:27am

A series of natural disaster maps for Asia and the Pacific have been developed to celebrate the launch of the new UN OCHA Regional Office website.

“We’ve been working closely with the humanitarian community across Asia and the Pacific to develop these new maps,” explains Craig Williams, OCHA’s Regional Information Management Officer. “They’ll be useful to anybody interested in natural disasters or involved with preparedness in the region”.

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April 21, 2006 - 2:27pm


Maps are one of the most effective means of communicating complicated data in a simple form, because humans find it easier to understand pictures than numbers.  For example, if you h

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Humanitarian Mapping: Eyes for the Humanitarian Community

May 14, 2003 - 12:00am

There is nothing new in the desire for more complete information to help plan effective aid deliveries. How many times have you gone into the field with incomplete maps on the geography and the needs of beneficiaries?

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