This video introduces the role of Ushahidi 4636 in Haiti Earthquake. Patrick Meier, the director of crisis mapping at Ushahidi, and Josh Nesbit, executive director respectively describe how their organizations and volunteers respond to the Haiti earthquake.
OpenStreetMap mainly depends on the power of crowdsourcing to provide valuable information for volunteers and relief workers in Haiti Earthquake. The users of OpenStreetMap tried to plot Haiti maps by using the updated satellite images. 9 more words
In 2010 Haiti Earthquake, a series digital mapping tools, including Google Maps, OpenStreetMap and Ushahidi, have demonstrated their abilities to aid first responders and relief workers save lives during the disasters.