requested by: MSF
Swipe slowly through the satellite imagery and mark anything that looks like it could be a house, village or hut. Niger State is an extremely vulnerable area of Nigeria and the data you contribute will help the MSF emergency response unit better respond to health needs in the area.
What is MapSwipe?
How does it work?
This website shows statistics about MapSwipe projects. You don't know MapSwipe? It's an app for your mobile device. With MapSwipe you can help us to map the most vulnerable places in the world. For more information about MapSwipe visit mapswipe.org and get the latest news at the GIScience News Blog.
This Website was created by Marcel Reinmuth and Benjamin Herfort. Special Thanks go to Jess Cahill for the work on improving the design.
Please, be aware of that this is work in progress. We are giving our best to have this service as stable as possible, nevertheless we are still experimenting a lot. Feel free to contact us, in case you have any suggestion or question.
This work has kindly been supported by the Klaus Tschira Foundation (KTS) Heidelberg in the context of establishing the Heidelberg Institute for Geoinformation Technology (HeiGIT).