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1.7 million buildings mapped to fight malaria

Over the past few months, nearly 3,000 contributors have traced almost 1.7 million buildings, in...

data & OpenStreetMap

Mapping critical resources for International Women’s Day

Every day, women and girls around the world travel great distances to access critical resources...

data & OpenStreetMap

Grants for OpenStreetMap communities

Do you belong to or know an amazing mapping community in Southeast Asia, South Asia,...

news

Eliminating malaria through mapping

Last year, Visualize No Malaria, a partnership between Zambia’s Ministry of Health, PATH, Tableau Foundation,...

data & OpenStreetMap

Making malaria history with maps

Over the last two months, our friends at the Zambia Ministry of Health, PATH, Tableau...

satellite

New imagery for the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team

As part of our commitment to the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team, we’ve updated more than 60,000...

data & OpenStreetMap

Supporting Youth Mappers for malaria prevention in Kenya

The Mapbox Data Team continues to assist YouthMappers, now to map Kenya for malaria prevention....

September 20 2016
data & OpenStreetMap

Helping spatial planning decisions with fresh imagery

Recent imagery can not only help you add latest features on OpenStreetMap, but also verify...

data & OpenStreetMap

Fresh imagery --> more mapping

Fresh, high-resolution imagery lets mappers add more up-to-date, detailed data to OpenStreetMap. In November 2014,...

events

White House Mapathon today!

The second annual White House Mapathon is today! Last year was a blast, and we...

events

Peace Corps mapping for malaria prevention

Last Wednesday, the Peace Corps came by our office for an OpenStreetMap Mapathon. For two...

events

See you at the Peace Corps Mapathon!

Join us and our friends from the Peace Corps next week for an OpenStreetMap Mapathon!...

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Recent imagery in Calais France for Mapfugees

As part of our commitment to the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team, we just finished rendering an...

satellite

New imagery for Nairobi, Kenya

We rolled out fresh imagery for Nairobi, Kenya into our maps. The new imagery covers...

data & OpenStreetMap

Building relationships and tools for humanitarian response

Unprecedented relationships on the ground and spanning the globe, along with rapid advances in collaborative...

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Introducing Mapbox Humanitarian

Maps are critical in humanitarian emergencies. They reveal buildings hardest hit in an earthquake, identify...

May 23 2016
data & OpenStreetMap

HOT tools to keep up with the OpenStreetMap Community

The OpenStreetMap community and database are moving so fast, it is hard to track all...

May 17 2016
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Meet Moriah, HOT's Outreachy intern

Last December through March, Mapbox sponsored an intern through the Outreachy program to work with...

data & OpenStreetMap

Getting started with iD for crisis mapping

The Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) is supporting mapping after the Ecuador earthquake, creating map data...

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Fresh imagery for Beira, Mozambique

We just updated our imagery in Beira, Mozambique as part of our commitment to the...

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Community mapping in Mongolia at the O'Reilly Design Conference

Come say hello this Friday, January 22nd at the O’Reilly Design Conference. As part of...

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Digital humanitarian workshop in Doha

I’m headed to Doha tomorrow for a series of workshops hosted by the Qatar Computing...

November 24 2015
data & OpenStreetMap

Our commitment to the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team

We are formalizing our crisis mapping participation in activations led by the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team...

data & OpenStreetMap

OSMGeoWeek: celebrate, learn and map!

Join thousands of mappers across the globe, celebrate geography and make maps during OSMGeoWeek, November...

November 10 2015
data & OpenStreetMap

Help fund the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team

Maps help save lives. Thousands of mappers across the globe create map data for emergencies,...

November 06 2015
data & OpenStreetMap

Afghanistan earthquake satellite imagery

As the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team responds to yesterday’s magnitude-7.5 earthquake in Eastern Afghanistan the satellite...

data & OpenStreetMap

HOT Responds to Afghanistan Earthquake

Responding to yesterday’s magnitude-7.5 earthquake near the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan, the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap...

October 27 2015
data & OpenStreetMap

Mapping for hurricane response in Mexico

The Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team has activated to support emergency response in coastal and inland Mexico...

October 24 2015
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#SatSummit in Washington, DC November 9th

Join us in Washington, DC on November 9th for #SatSummit to discuss the future of...

data & OpenStreetMap

Geomeetup tonight at Mapbox SF: geospatial disaster response

Join us tonight for May’s SF GeoMeetup, with a panel on Geospatial Disaster Response. Doors...

satellite

Everest avalanche aftermath captured by satellite

There was a break in the clouds over Mount Everest for the first time since...

map design

Print maps for Nepal

To aid post-earthquake relief efforts in Nepal, we have created a print-friendly OpenStreetMap based map...

satellite

Cloudy satellite imagery: A chronicle of imagery collection over Nepal, post-disaster

Every high-resolution satellite in orbit is trying to get pictures of critical parts of Nepal....

data & OpenStreetMap

Fundraiser for relief mapping in Kathmandu

We’re turning tonight’s kickoff event for the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) Summit into a fundraiser...

data & OpenStreetMap

Guiding mapping priorities in Nepal with seismological data

To better guide Nepal mapping efforts we used Turf, TileReduce, and seismological data from the...

data & OpenStreetMap

OpenStreetMap rallies for Nepal

As reports came in on Saturday that Nepal was hit with the biggest earthquake since...

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Post-earthquake imagery update for tracing in Nepal

DigitalGlobe has tasked their satellite constellation to capture the most up-to-date and cloud-free imagery in...

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Post-earthquake imagery for tracing in Nepal

DigitalGlobe has openly licensed the first high-resolution post-earthquake imagery of Nepal. While the imagery collected...

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Progress of humanitarian mapping in Nepal

In the days since the earthquake in Nepal, thousands of humanitarian mappers have sprung into...

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Mapping for earthquake response in Nepal

The Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team has activated to support crisis response in Nepal after yesterday’s earthquake....

data & OpenStreetMap

Mapping Cyclone Pam's destruction with drones

Since Cyclone Pam hit the Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu on March 13 and 14, a...

events

HOT summit kick-off party

We’re opening the Mapbox garage doors and kicking off the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) summit...

April 14 2015
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Mapping missing maps

Millions of people worldwide live in poorly mapped areas. When conflict, disease, or natural disaster...

November 05 2014
data & OpenStreetMap

ICCM and micro-tasking tools in OpenStreetMap

I’ll be at the International Conference of Crisis Mappers with Matt this week hanging out...

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Mapping Gaza before and after a crisis

The Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) is mapping buildings and streets in the Gaza Strip using...

October 21 2014
data & OpenStreetMap

Mapping an entire city in a day

This is what you get when you combine community, open data, and awesome imagery. In...

April 04 2014
satellite

New high resolution satellite images for Ebola outbreak region

We just processed high resolution imagery with DigitalGlobe for Mamou, a region within the center...

data & OpenStreetMap

Over 100,000 buildings mapped in Guinea where Ebola broke out

In the past 5 days the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team and volunteers mapped over 100,000 buildings...

data & OpenStreetMap

Ebola mapping in Guinea: Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team

Ebola has broken out in West Africa. As of this morning, about 60 people have...

data & OpenStreetMap

Typhoon Haiyan OpenStreetMap Tracing

As Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in the Philippines the OpenStreetMap community was already adding new...

data & OpenStreetMap

Batticaloa Progress on OpenStreetMap

OpenStreetMap mapping progress in and around Batticaloa, Sri Lanka (7°43′0″N 81°42′0″E) since May 1, 2013....

July 03 2013
data & OpenStreetMap

Pansharpening Satellite Imagery for Easier Tracing into OpenStreetMap

GeoEye and the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) are collaborating to trace new satellite imagery of...

January 03 2013
events

GeoDC Meetup on Crisis Mapping Tomorrow (Wednesday)

The next GeoDC meetup is tomorrow (Wednesday, May 2) at 7:00 pm at Stetson’s and...