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Humanitarian free and open source software (HFOSS) is working to solve some of the most difficult problems facing people around the world.

Nepal is the most recent example of a large-scale activation for Humanitarian OpenStreetMap.
Humanitarian open source software, outreached hand

A few months ago, we profiled open source projects working to make the world a better place. In...
UN flag with open source in government text

A strong society has a common ownership of its critical infrastructure. Akvo.org co-founder Thomas...

Frontline is building open, configurable tools that make it easier to connect and translate systems...
Map of tweets in Haiti for disaster relief efforts

How open source and crowdsourcing tool MicroMappers analyzes big data for disaster relief around...
Humanitarian open source software, outreached hand

Lending a digital hand for humanitarian projects is just a click away. Whether you have five...

Ushahidi is a global organization that empowers people to make a serious impact with open source...
UN flag with open source in government text

Working at the bleeding edge of global development is about to get more lively. Akvo.org co-founder...