Map Kibera at the UN

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Map Kibera at the UN

  1. 1. Map Kibera Mikel Maron Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team UN East Africa 2009 Dec 2 photo: http://gallery.me.com/dbullington#100816&view=null&bgcolor=black&sel=12
  2. 2. Kibera 1 million people(?), 2.5 km2 is a blank spot on the map
  3. 3. November/December (NOW!) Partner with community groups and NGOs working in Kibera Train movitated young Kiberans to map Kibera themselves. Volunteers from Nairobi and global tech community Data users and coders invited to participate
  4. 4. OpenStreetMap? Global Collaborative Mapping “ kinda like Wikipedia for Maps”
  5. 5. GPS Surveying, Mapping Parties, Imagery Digitizing, Open Database
  6. 8. Maps and Data are Expensive, Wrong, Not Everywhere
  7. 9. We're growing fast!
  8. 10. OSM in Print, Offline, Mobile
  9. 11. OSM in Govt & Corps
  10. 12. H.O.T Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team
  11. 13. MAPACTION – PHILLIPINES – DATA SHARING photo: http://www.mapaction.org/deployments/mapdetail/1801.html Philippines Typhoon Response
  12. 14. Mapping Palestine
  13. 15. we are missing Neutral Geographic Context photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/discoste/3069220022/
  14. 16. Palestine Mappers! August 2008 – April 2009
  15. 17. Testing Our Mapping Assumptions
  16. 18. Not Easy! Security/ Heat!/ Volunteers to Job Creation
  17. 19. Gaza January 2009 no decent maps anywhere
  18. 20. Call out for help Fundraiser for Imagery
  19. 21. Tidal wave of crowdsourcing
  20. 22. Southern Gaza Remote Mappers, 7 days
  21. 23. local knowledge
  22. 24. Gaza City today
  23. 25. Applications and Use Nationalized Routing
  24. 26. Arabic Maps
  25. 27. Gaza Incident Map
  26. 28. Gaza Tourist Map
  27. 29. Map Cake!
  28. 30. Kibera 1 million people(?), 2.5 km2 is a blank spot on the map
  29. 31. Is this all we see of Kibera?
  30. 32. Existing Data satellite imagery
  31. 33. Partners and Allies Tech Community: Ushahidi, Mobile Boot Camp, skunkwerks, OpenStreetMap Universities: Columbia University, U of Nairobi Agencies: Nairobi, City Govt, UN-Habitat, UNHCR, UNICEF, Google Broadcast and Community Media: Pamoja FM, Kibera Journal, KTN, Citizen TV, Kibera WorldWide, Hot Sun Foundation AND you and who...?
  32. 34. Kibera Mappers!
  33. 35. GPS Surveying
  34. 36. Walking Papers
  35. 38. The Lab
  36. 39. What do we collect? roads and paths and rail wells pit latrines / sewer medical facilities schools churches/mosques businesses community organizations administrative units and whatever else is useful?!
  37. 41. Outreach: Community
  38. 42. Outreach: Administration
  39. 43. Outreach: YOU :)
  40. 44. So what? you have a map.. Media Aggregator Community news on the map .. Kibera Journal, Pamoja FM, Kibera WorldWide Ongoing Programs for data collection in Kibera and Nairobi Slums, Kenya, and Globally Geeks!! Build cool stuff with our Kibera and OpenStreetMap data Workshops NGOs / UN / Govt raise awareness and build projects with Map Kibera, open data and open source .
  41. 45. TECH
  42. 46. RESTful API + simple XML based data format + tagging for metadata + standard map tiles
  43. 47. = thriving ecosystem of tools, renderers, editors, routers, applications
  44. 48. Active Community! Almost 200k registered ~20K monthly editors Mailing lists wiki Parties
  45. 49. http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Beginners%27_Guide Trackpoints Nodes
  46. 50. Ways highway = residential name = Chestnut Lane oneway = true surface = flags highway = primary name = Otley Road ref = A660 Tags ! http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/Map_features amenity = hospital name = Saint James emergency = yes POIs Areas leisure=nature_reserve
  47. 51. landuse=vineyard vs landuse=farm crop=grapes
  48. 52. Rendering Architecture http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Develop
  49. 53. PUT /api/0.6/changeset/create <osm> <changeset> <tag k=&quot;created_by&quot; v=&quot;JOSM 1.61&quot;/> <tag k=&quot;comment&quot; v=&quot;Just adding some streetnames&quot;/> ... </changeset> ... </osm> PUT /api/0.6/[node|way|relation]/create <osm> <way changeset=&quot;12&quot;> <tag k=&quot;highway&quot; v=&quot;motorway&quot;/> ... <nd ref=&quot;123&quot;/> <nd ref=&quot;4345&quot;/> ... </way> </osm> PUT /api/0.6/changeset/#id/close REST-ful API http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/API_v0.6
  50. 54. Happening APPS
  51. 55. OSM on Mobile, GPS Devices
  52. 56. Matatu Route Map
  53. 57. Walking Papers – GeoTIFF – Pamoja Trust
  54. 58. Kibera Community Media
  55. 59. Art Mapping
  56. 60. Kibera Digital Elevation Model
  57. 61. Community Development Fund Tracking
  58. 62. Initial complete Map
  59. 63. &quot;Kibera's people deserve to know the facts about their lives&quot; -- Robert Neuwirth, Shadow Cities
  60. 64. Map Kibera http://mapkibera.org/ http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/Humanitarian_OSM_Team http://www.slideshare.net/mikel_maron http://brainoff.com/ [email_address]

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