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MapUganda Mapping Party

The mapping party event held on 18th August brought together different mapping communities and individuals to collect data of different points of interest. The event attracted up to 27 people who were involved in the data collection process. The tools used to collect data were OSM tracker, Street Complete and Mapillary. All data collected was uploaded to OpenStreetMap...

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Map My Village Mapathon

The MapUganda mapathon was organized by MapUganda at Hive Colab. The theme of the mapathon was to map all village locations of all participants, specifically mapping roads and buildings. All these changes and edits are available on OpenStreetMap...

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The Clean Streets Project

Clean streets – Kampala project is an initiative to provide open data for decision making, general sanitation and public health of the city dwellers. The project is based on OpenStreetMap and Open Data...

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Introducing the New MapUganda ED

MapUganda would like to introduce its new Executive Director, Tinah Manduna Mutabazi. Tinah comes to MapUganda with extensive background and experience in the Information Systems and Management sector. Her experience...

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Mapping the Gorilla Highlands with Edirisa

Edirisa is a private sector enterprise seeking to facilitate tourism as a means for economic development. Besides using multimedia tools to promote the Gorilla Highlands region, Edirisa also offers lodging and canoe trekking...

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