Mapping Meetup: Natural Disaster Management using GIS and Social Media

We had another awesome evening on 15th August where U Maung Maung Than, an experienced Geographic Information System expert, who has been volunteering in disaster management activities talked about his experiences using GIS technology and social media in 2015 natural disaster in Myanmar.

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Around 60 participants join this mapping meetup to find out the importance of maps in early warning and disaster management system.

IMG_7071We will be organizing mapping meetups on the third tuesday of every month. So keep your eye out for the next event to be posted on Phandeeyar facebook page and OpenStreetMap Myanmar facebook group.