Introduction to concepts and approaches of Community Mapping in OpenStreetMap
Hands on experience with OSM
Generation of project ideas for community mapping back home
Enough familiarity to spark desire to learn and develop more
Connections to MapGive for support
Key Ideas and Questions
What is OpenStreetMap?
Why not Google Maps?
What about collision?
How accurate is OSM? How are conflicts handled?
Life Cycle of Mapping Project
Identification of Need
Definition of Kind of Features/Data to Collect
Data Collection / Digitization & Quality Assurance
Production of Maps or Services
Sharing / Use
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