MapAction in the news

Cracking the data before the crisis – Geospatial World, 8 January 2021

2 GIS Heroes Receive New Year’s Honours – GIM International, 6 January 2021

GIS heroes honoured with OBE and MBE – GeoConnexion, 6 January 2021

Rotary recognised in the New Year Honours List – Rotary Great Britain & Ireland, 4 January 2021

NSPCC and Esmee Fairbairn chief executives receive high awards in New Year Honours list – CivilSociety News, 4th January 2021

GIS heroes honoured with recognition by the Order of the British Empire -UNDPI.org, 4 January 2021

GIS heroes honoured with OBE and MBE – Directions Mag, 31 December 2020

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: New Year Honours for services to UK overseas and internationally – ForeignAffairs.co.nz, 31 December 2020

New Year Honours for services to UK overseas and internationally – Agenparl, 31 December 2020

Harnessing satellite data for pandemic response: Lessons from COVID-19 – devex, 26 October 2020

Comment trouver ces “invisibles” qui ne figurent pas sur les cartes? – BBC Afrique, 6 July 2020

GB – New Year’s Award for service to Great Britain abroad and internationally – Ebene Magazine, 30 December

New Year Honours for services to UK overseas and internationally – Gov.UK, 30 December 2020

New Year Honours for services to UK overseas and internationally – Government World, 30 December

MapAction welcomes six new volunteers – GeoNewsGeoSpatial blog, 29 December 2020

Mapping people who are moving – reliefweb, 21 December, 2020

Turkey: Mapping people who are moving – South Africa News, 21 December 2020

MapAction boosts evaluation and learning capacity with new hire – Charity Today, 10 December 2020

MapAction provides support to hurricane ETA and typhoon Goni responses – Caribcast, 2 December 2020

UK aid and military support sent to Cental America in wake of Hurricane Eta – Mirage, 14th November 2020

The United Kingdom joins countries that support Central America after the passage of ETA. They send help and a ship – Stereo100, 13th November 2020

Mapping for Humanitarian Response 2019 – MapAction and Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team – Medium, 30 December 2019

Rotary-supported charity assists United Nations in Djibouti flood response – Rotary GB & Ireland, 18 December 2019

Volunteering with MapAction – Ordnance Survey blog, 12 December 2019

Open Street Map and MapAction post Hurricane Dorian – Missing Maps blog, 9 December 2019

Improving collaboration and coordination in post-disaster response – (a contributed print article) Environmental Scientist, December 2019

Getting the GIS-t of mapping technology – Historic Environment Scotland blog, 12 November 2019

Using maps for effective disaster assistance – Geospatial World, 2 October 2019

Hurricane Dorian death toll rises to 56 in Bahamas: 600 still missing – The Weather Channel, 27 September 2019

Rotary-backed charity supporting flood victims in Laos – Rotary GB & Ireland, 26 September 2019

Responding to floods in Lao PDR – Reliefweb, 17 September 2019

Wealthy neighbors help Abaco islands recover from Dorian – KOAM News Now, 12 September 2019

They came to enjoy paradise. Now, they’re helping their Bahamian neighbors recover from Dorian’s wrath – CNN, 11 September 2019

17% of Bahamians homeless after Hurricane Dorian – CBS Miami, 11 September 2019

Category 5 Hurrican Dorian raises alarm on resilience – Engineering News Record, 11 September 2019

Багамские острова после “Дориана” выглядят как после ядерной бомбежки – Sputnik, 11 September 2019

MapAction supports Hurricane Dorian response – Geospatial World, 4 September 2019

How you can help following Hurricane Dorian – Rotary GB & Ireland, 4 September 2019

Internal displacement crisis in Iraq – Reliefweb, 3 September 2019

Geospatial support for humanitarian emergencies – Mapscaping Podcast, 28 August 2019

Supporting United Nations training exercise in Indonesia – Reliefweb, 24 July 2019

Montserrat’s GIS specialist Lavern Ryan joins humanitarian emergency group – Discover Montserrat, 16 July 2019

thinkWhere raises crucial funds for MapAction – GeoConnexion, 9 May 2019

Geospatial luminary runs London Marathon for MapAction – GeoConnexion, 2 May 2019

Humanitarian mapping training in the Caribbean – Reliefweb, 18 April 2019

Community Q&A: MapAction – Centre for Humanitarian Data, 17 April 2019

Rotary members support mapping response to Cyclone Idai – Rotary GB & Ireland, 2 April 2019

MapAction supports Cyclone Idai response – Reliefweb, 14 March 2019

Mozambique: MapAction supports Cyclone Idai response – Humanitarian News, 14 March 2019

CDC, UNICEF and MapAction host two-week GIS training – Department of Public Information of Guyana, 19 Dececmber 2018

MapAction wins Data Analysts Group Award – GeoConnexion, 7 November 2018

Humanitarian mapping training in Kazakhstan – Reliefweb, 1 November 2019

Mapping the true scale of Indonesian disaster – Rotary GB & Ireland, 17 October 2018

Responding to floods in Nigeria – Reliefweb, 4 October 2018

Picking up the pieces after devastating tropical storms – Rotary GB & Ireland, 3 October 2018

UAVs – help or hindrance? – GeoConnexion, September 2018

MapAction and CDEMA working together in the Caribbean – Reliefweb, 18 September 2018

CDEMA and MapAction partner to enhance speed and effectiveness of disaster response in Caribbean – St Lucia News, 12 September 2018

New partnership to improve disaster response in Central Asia – Reliefweb, 21 August 2018

Mapping for people in a crisis – Rotary GB & Ireland, 1 August 2018

Relief work: mapping disaster zones – Land Journal/RICS isurv, 19 July 2018

GIS partnership strengthens disaster management in Southeast Asia – GeoConnexion, 28 June 2018

AHA Centre and MapAction partner to strengthen disaster management in Southeast Asia – Reliefweb, 27 June 2018

AHA Centre and MapAction partner to strengthen disaster management in Southeast Asia – PreventionWeb, 27 June 2018

MapAction GIS volunteers to join royal wedding celebration – GeoConnexion, 4 May 2018

Course on mapping for disaster response and humanitarian projects – GeoConnexion, 1 March 2018