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Raincatcher Mapathon for Tanzania

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Imperial College London

8 Princes Gardens

London

SW7 1NA

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Raincatcher is delighed to announce our first Mapathon in conjunction with Crowd2Map Tanzania. It will take place at Imperial College from 18:15 - 20.15 on Tuesday 21st of November

Schedule:

We'll be mapping throughout the evening, in addition to:

18.15: Registration & set-up

18:20: Introduction to Mapping and practical information

19:00: Lightning talks & refreshments

20:15: We head to the pub! (optional extra!)


What is it?

Crowd2Map is part of the Missing Maps project to map the most crisis-prone parts of the developing world. With your help we can directly improve the lives of some of the planet’s most vulnerable people. Both beginners and experienced mappers are welcome to join this mapathon, please choose your ticket according to your level of mapping skills.


Where will we be mapping?

We will be working on high-priority projects requested by Tanzanian Community Mappers supported by a Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Microgrant - TBC closer to date!


What do I need?

Just a laptop (you must bring your own with you), a mouse and enthusiasm (mouse isn't absolutely necessary but makes the mapping A LOT faster).


Where is it?

We're very kindly hosted by Imperial College - exact room location tbc.

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