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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...

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154 printed maps for the villages of Surabaya, Indonesia

When an emergency strikes, responders need maps in every form available: on the web, mobile,...

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Scaling open maps for Jakarta flooding

To streamline disaster response to flooding in Indonesia, PetaBencana.id, a natural disaster map, uses open...

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Eliminating malaria through mapping

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

events

Open Mapping the Global Goals at the World Data Forum

Next week, the World Data Forum gathers in Cape Town, South Africa to start the...

data & OpenStreetMap

Making malaria history with maps

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

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
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New maps for Ushahidi

Ushahidi has recently switched to Mapbox Streets and Satellite! Ushahidi is an influential crowdsourcing platform...

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Launch of Map for Environment, unprecedented environmental data in the commons

Our friends Moabi are launching Map for Environment, working with OpenStreetMap to monitor the world’s...

data & OpenStreetMap

Helping spatial planning decisions with fresh imagery

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

events

Open Mapping at the East Africa Open Data Festival

This is a big week in East Africa for open data and the Sustainable Development...

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Peace Corps mapping for malaria prevention

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

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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...

satellite

Sri Lanka UAV survey for disaster preparedness

The World Bank’s Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) has been using OpenStreetMap,...