GeoWeek is here!! Join a mapathon

We love maps and community. OpenStreetMap Geographic Awareness Week is the most wonderful time of the year connecting humanitarians, volunteers and GIS experts to learn and share all about OpenStreetMap. There are mapathons around the world. FIND A LOCAL EVENT If you...

British Red Cross encourages language learning with refugee teachers

By Mark Richard South, IFRC Getting people talking, that’s the aim of a new partnership which has seen the British Red Cross team-up with a refugee-led language learning start-up. As part of the AVAIL project, the British Red Cross is working together with...

Helping children overcome their fears after the Maluku earthquake

Written by: Musfarayani, IFRC, as told by Indonesian Red Cross psychosocial support volunteer, Thia  It’s drizzling in Maluku, Indonesia, where communities have recently been affected by an earthquake, but that doesn’t affect the cheerful mood of children...

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