Ushahidi: Crisis Mapping Software Meets Check-in

crisis mapping

This crisis map, created using Ushahidi software, is keeping track of unfolding events in Libya.

From Libya to Japan, a Web-reporting platform called Ushahidi has helped human rights workers and others document and make sense of fast-moving crises. The platform allows reports from cell phones and Web-connected devices to be collected and displayed on Web-based maps.


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