New Contributors
Mapping Day. Growing the network.
We now have 5 new active OpenStreetMap contributors for Uganda from June 2013. Two Information Technology and 3 Information Systems students from U.C.U Mbale and Makerere University, respectively doing their internship with Fruits of Thought. After 1 month of going through the process of...
Statistics from Uganda
Mapping Day in half a day with JCUUganda
The last time that a mapping day was organised in half a day was on the mapping reflection days during the road trip in November 2012 , for the very first time in 2013 the mapping day on 23rd May, was successfully executed in half a day. The program of the day included introductions, briefing,...
Sekindi Urban Village Council
Making a map of Sekindi Urban Council (Part One)
Over the last month (April), there has been weekly activities with the Local Community aimed at creating an updated map of Sekindi Urban Village Council in Bukasa Parish - Makindye Division. Two members from Local Council 1 and 2, and another 3rd person volunteered to learn the process of making...
Activity statistics on the mapping day at Cavendish University Uganda 22/03/13
Impressive mapping day at Cavendish University - Uganda
The world water day by UN water and the mapping day at Cavendish University took place on the same date Friday 22nd March 2013, however, the mapping day was not focused on water related features, but creation of nodes, ways, and polygons that are used while mapping with the OpenStreetMap to...
Increased number of osm users on 2nd March
Activity statistics on the mapping day in Mukono.
The mapping day at Uganda Christian University carried out on 2nd March 2013, produced an increase in the number of active members, and nodes created, check the results on the osmstats page. With some of the students having never used the OpenStreetMap editors like JOSM and Potlatch, they...

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