Mapping for Nepal

Posted on Aug 15, 2015

After the devastating earthquakes close to Kathmandu, Nepal, the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team once again activated mappers from all over the world to create basemap data and to analyze the earthquakes’ impacts. To support the project and contribute data, we were able to host a mapathon at the Institute of Geography – University of Cologne. We …

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Beep…Beep…Beeeeeeeee

Posted on Aug 14, 2015

When a heart stops beating (asystole), there are only few minutes left for reanimation. The last effort to come back to life is much more successful when using a defibrillator or done by experts. Recently, there were several defibrillators installed in Cologne that can be operated even by an amateur and should increase the survival …

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