Below is a non-exhaustive list of resources for volunteers or prospective volunteers at MapAction.
- Geospatial volunteer
- Geospatial training content developer
- Data scientist
- Data visualiser
- Software developer
- Data engineer
Deadline for applications: November 14th, 2023.
What is it like to volunteer at MapAction?
MapAction is a hub of 80 data, geospatial and geography professionals who volunteer as humanitarian mappers for disaster relief.
Here from our volunteers in the video below.
Our head of communications shared his views below of a 2023 training weekend, providing an insight into how and why volunteers at MapAction do what they do.
READ MORE: A volunteer-driven disaster relief model
You can also read about our annual training and disaster simulation event – dubbed Gilded internally – which this year was held on the the Isle of Cumbrae and envisaged a nearby volcanic eruption.
READ ALSO (in The Herald Scotland): Isle of Cumbrae becomes training ground for disaster response
Sample past literature about our community of practice