• We are

    Building maps for the community

  • We use
    open data and open source tools

    to solve some of the world's biggest problems

  • Performing GIS/mapping training
    with communities

    to build a network of enthusiastic mappers in Uganda

Building Maps for the community

MapUganda is a registered NGO working in and out of Kampala, accross Uganda, and promotes community mapping, generates map awareness, actively pledges open data sets and builds a network of enthusiastic mappers in Uganda.

All activities are set up around the global OpenStreetMap (OSM) project. OSM is a map and database whereby the stored geographic data is owned by the contributors themselves: allowing everyone to view, create, use this information for free, in new and innovative ways.


Ggaba Population analysis

Population density for each village in Ggaba.

Upcoming events

  • 3 March 2019

    Flying A Drone

    Do you want to be a drone pilot? Would you like to use drones for a professional or recreational purpose? Then this is an opportunity for you! Uganda Flying Labs has once again organized another Drone training Event. Check out our events page for more information.

Our Vision

To have a greater capacity for open data, open source, and applying these principles to assist organizations, individuals locally, and internationally to manage and solve social, economic and community challenges.

We offer GIS training and support to organizations, companies and individuals

Our past successful projects

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