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Ushahidi for Real-time Reporting in Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara

[dropcap background=”” color=”” circle=”0″ size=”1″][/dropcap] The Caritas Diocese of Maumere (CKM) not only organized a training for villagers and village official, they also initiated a training activity for their staff. The objective is to teach and to socialize Ushahidi, a platform that can be used to record and report any events in Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara. CKM staff will try to make some categories for each event that will be reported in Ushahidi. They then must input events or objects as a report in Ushahidi website. (To open Ushahidi Maumere website, click here) This activity held on 26-27 April 2017,…

Disaster Risk Analysis Training for BPBD of East Nusa Tenggara

After almost 1 year not involved in any activities in East¬† Indonesia, Humanitarian OpenStreetMap (HOT) Team finally had a chance to participate in February 3rd – 6th 2014. In this event HOT with Australia Indonesia for Disaster Reduction (AIFDR) and BPBD of East Nusa Tenggara Province initiated Disaster Risk Analysis Training for all BPBD in regency level in East Nusa Tenggara Province. The main goal of this training is to give participants information and understanding what the disaster risk analysis is and what the steps that they have to do to make it. This training held at Waingapu City, East…

The Training Itinerary in Kupang, NTT (Timor Island)

Dairy Entries of the Kupang Workshop First Day (17 September 2012): This day began with an introduction of what is data, what is spatial information, and of course what is OpenStreetMap (OSM). The official opening was conducted by Mr. Thaddeus Tini, the Chief Executive of BPBD in East Nusa Tenggara. After that, the trainers got participants in the mindset of collecting mapping data by making paper maps. Participants drew their neighborhoods using a pen and paper. They provided an explanation of the area that they drew, such as the facilities and buildings they included. This activity was used as an…

Opening OSM Training in Kupang, Nusa Tenggara Timur

Monday, September 17th 2012 was the first day of OSM training in Kupang, the largest city on the Indonesian side of Timor Island. This training was a collaboration of AIFDR (Australian Indonesia Facility for Disaster Reduction), Humanitarian Open Street Map (HOT) and the National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB). The training was the first step towards creating contingency plans in the NTT province, and five other provinces in Indonesia, namely West Papua, South Sulawesi, East Java, West Java and West Sumatra. After the introduction by Kristy Van Putten of AIFDR, there was a presentation by Mr. Chess Sudiro, a representatives from…