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Nov
01
The elephant in the (tech) room...

The elephant in the (tech) room...

If you've been participating in tech events, and you identify yourself as a woman or as someone from an underrepresented
2 min read
Oct
01
CartONG and the humanitarian cartography

CartONG and the humanitarian cartography

If GISCorps has already captured your attention, CartONG will also interest you. CartONG is a French Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) specialising
1 min read
Sep
01
Melinda, Bill and a girl born in the Sahel – spot the difference

Melinda, Bill and a girl born in the Sahel – spot the difference

Geography and inequality - here's a topic you've probably thought about when comparing your opportunities in life to those of
1 min read
Aug
01
How to advocate for change with the Sustainable Development Goals

How to advocate for change with the Sustainable Development Goals

Have you ever heard about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) from the United Nations (UN)? The SDGs are 17 interlinked
1 min read
Jul
01
The time has come to talk about ethics in location data

The time has come to talk about ethics in location data

Have you ever thought about location data from an ethics point of view? The Locus Charter, resulting from an international
Jun
01
Sustainable Development Goals: how are we tracking?

Sustainable Development Goals: how are we tracking?

The U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), comprising seventeen global goals set up in 2015, are due to be
1 min read
May
01
Pop music and Tobler's First Law of Geography - getting to know your geographic music bubble!

Pop music and Tobler's First Law of Geography - getting to know your geographic music bubble!

Have you ever wondered about the connection between pop music and Tobler’s First Law of Geography? Say what?? Oh,
1 min read
Apr
01
Geodiversity and art in the city - get curious!

Geodiversity and art in the city - get curious!

It has recently been featured on Portuguese media a story about centennial tiles in Lisbon created to replicate fossils engraved
1 min read
Mar
01
Celebrating International Women's Day: meet Emma Willard

Celebrating International Women's Day: meet Emma Willard

On March 8th, we celebrate International Women’s Day with the campaign theme #ChooseToChallenge. This theme led me to a
1 min read
Feb
01
The Audacious Project: mapping missing places and vulnerable communities

The Audacious Project: mapping missing places and vulnerable communities

Did you know that one billion people live in places that are not mapped? Well, I didn’t. The Humanitarian
1 min read