Three MapAction team members are currently in Kostanay, Kazakhstan, teaching national civil defence and emergency responders how to create and use humanitarian maps.
In a disaster situation, making rapid sense of the avalanche of information is crucial to an effective response. MapAction’s practical, three-day Response Mapping course teaches you to use simple, low-cost, open source software and tried and tested field applications to create essential maps, proven to aid key decision-makers in a major crisis. When: 1 – […]
Farhad Vladi was our first supporter to join our Ambassador Programme. Here you can read about his relationship with us and what he hopes to achieve through his role as a MapAction Ambassador. What was it about MapAction that first grabbed your attention? Maps are a personal and professional passion of mine. After completing my […]