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Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Calling on Crowds to Participate, Collect and Map

There is a growing upswell of interest in harnessing real-time data feeds from individuals to understand public sentiment and trends. Given the impact social media has had on society, this data source has had great validation, and...

Monday, October 24th, 2011

Bangaloreans Demand an Active Role in City Planning

Citizen groups are demanding the right to have a role in the decision-making process regarding urban planning and monitoring. Eshanya Bengalurina Kalyana Sanghagala Okkuta organised ‘Corruption-free Governance in Bengaluru and The Role of Civic Society’ on Saturday....

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

Mapping Land, Sea and Culture: An Award-Winning 3D Modeling Process in Fiji

In 2005 CTA in collaboration with a number of locally based development actors introduced a participatory mapping method known as “Participatory 3D Modelling (P3DM)” in the Pacific Region. Local residents were struggling with over-exploitation of their fishing grounds...

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Open Source Participation Platform Launched in India

The open source mapping and reporting platform Ushahidi has spawned a hosted service in India that aims to promote effective governance by enabling awareness and citizen engagement. The site, called kiirti...