MISSION Shape the future of humanitarian aid by converting data into understanding, and put it in the hands of humanitarian relief workers, decision makers and people affected, so that they can better prepare for and cope with disasters and crises.   VISION Smart use of (big) data will positivly impact faster & more (Cost) effective…

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If you have just watch the video animation above, you have witnessed a time-lapse of hundreds of hours of work, by mappers all over the world, squeezed into 15 seconds. From Aug 17- 25 both both amateur & professional volunteers started mapping areas affected by floods in south Asia. Among these, were mappers from The…

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MSc Thesis graduate student Beneficiary study for a digital peer-to-peer cash transfer system

    Position title:               MSc Thesis graduate student “Beneficiary study for a digital peer-to-peer cash transfer system” Duty station:               The Hague (but flexible) Time period:                4-6 months (depending on your institution’s requirements) Status:                         Student   About 510 and its place within the Netherlands Red Cross 510 is a self-organizing data innovation initiative of the Netherlands…

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LEER HOE TE KARTEREN MISSING MAPS NEDERLANDS PUBLIC MAPATHONS NL PROFESSIONAL MAPATHONS Help us help others by making much needed maps! Want to learn how to map? For english material click here! Help vanachter je laptop? Klick boven en leer hoe te kartern Every single day the Red Cross, United Nations and other NGO volunteers… Read More