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World Humanitarian Youth Summit September 2, 2015 Heather Leson
The Next
Digital
Humanitarians
Matter – how can we support humanitarians and affected communities?
New Technology tools integrated in the field
www.DigitalHumanitarians.com
‫الرقمية‬ ‫اإلنسانية‬ ‫الشبكة‬
MicroMappers Curate Damage Assessment Data
Kathmandu Living Labs – civic tech hubs/labs support resilience
Mapping flood districts using UAVs by school children
Young Mappers in Indonesia, Bangladesh and the United States of America
Challenge:
how can we
teach more
of these
skills
globally?
Challenge:
how can we
translate and
connect
diaspora
communities
?
Learn new
skills:
Qcri.org.qa
Hotosm.org
Digitalhumanitarians.com
@heatherleson
Textontechs.com
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The Next Digital Humanitarians

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The Next Digital Humanitarians

Presented September 2, 2015 at the World Humanitarian Youth Summit as part of the Transformation Through Innovation Panel.
https://www.worldhumanitariansummit.org/youth
Learn more on textontechs.com, qcri.org.qa, hotosm.org

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The Next Digital Humanitarians

  1. 1. World Humanitarian Youth Summit September 2, 2015 Heather Leson The Next Digital Humanitarians
  2. 2. Matter – how can we support humanitarians and affected communities?
  3. 3. New Technology tools integrated in the field
  4. 4. www.DigitalHumanitarians.com ‫الرقمية‬ ‫اإلنسانية‬ ‫الشبكة‬
  5. 5. MicroMappers Curate Damage Assessment Data
  6. 6. Kathmandu Living Labs – civic tech hubs/labs support resilience
  7. 7. Mapping flood districts using UAVs by school children
  8. 8. Young Mappers in Indonesia, Bangladesh and the United States of America
  9. 9. Challenge: how can we teach more of these skills globally?
  10. 10. Challenge: how can we translate and connect diaspora communities ?
  11. 11. Learn new skills:
  12. 12. Qcri.org.qa Hotosm.org Digitalhumanitarians.com @heatherleson Textontechs.com

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