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Posted by innocent on Oct, 19 2016

WaSH is a collective term for water, sanitation and hygiene. While each is a separate field of work, they are interdependent in nature.

After flooding, communities are very vulnerable to outbreaks of disease such as cholera. Building off a foundation of ongoing response efforts for this in Dar es Salaam, Ramani Huria has started a rapid sanitation mapping campaign within the city’s wards, mainly focusing on public toilets.

Posted by Biondi Sima on Oct, 18 2016
Early this year, major parts of Surabaya were inundated by floods. Occasional event such as this may paralyze economic activities and put its citizens’ well-being in danger, especially in a densely populated urban city, such as Surabaya. In order to minimize the impact, concerted efforts are undertaken. This includes collectively updating the city’s base map data, which is crucial to support the creation of an accurate contingency plan in the unfortunate case of disaster.  
Posted by Tyler Radford on Oct, 18 2016
HOT welcomes qualified applicants to apply to work with us! There are currently three open positions closing this week and next: Deadline Oct 21: Community Partnerships Manager - Missing Maps Deadline Oct 21: Product Manager - HOT Tasking Manager Re-Design Deadline Oct 31: System Administrator/DevOps Engineer (Part-time)