Geographer, GIS, mapper, active grounding OpenStreetMap, OpenData and Free Geomatics the grassroot way accross the Francophone space since 2010.
Associations Les Libres Géographes (LLG) and Projet Espace OSM Francophone (ProjetEOF)Affiliation –
Associations Les Libres Géographes (LLG) et Projet Espace OSM Francophone (ProjetEOF)OpenStreetMap username –
Nicolas ChaventOpenStreetMap username –
OSMF local chapters in countries of the Global South what can we learn from OSM associations dynamics in French-speaking southern countries of Africa and the Caribbean?
This talk will share lessons that OSM and OSMF members can learn about the multi-years collective dynamics around OpenStreetMap which unfold in French-speaking southern countries of Africa and the Caribbean with the view of identifying paths for local OSM grassroots groups evolution towards a formal OSMF local chapters.
"Mapathon, mapathon, mapathon!"
Who benefits from the mapathons: between (over)communication and (over)attribution, critical feedback on the inflation of a form of action oversold in the field of humanitarian action and development aid. Really for the benefit of OSM?
Bilingual Breakout Session – Community building and empowerment in South: French-speaking countries in Africa+Haiti
This talk will present the rise of active, self-standing grassroots communities in Haiti, Western and Central Africa since 2010 resulting from a unique set of continued support actions replicable in other territories, by an ensemble of speakers from (at least) France, Burkina Faso, Senegal and Togo