98 events found

  • Latin America Regional Preparedness, October 2020

  • Beirut, Lebanon, August 2020

    Following an explosion in the Beirut docks MapAction has sent a team to support the UN Disaster Assessment and Coordination (UNDAC) team. In support of the field team a remote team is working with...

  • Libya WHO COVID-19 response

    MapAction are providing remote support to World Health Organisation (WHO) Libya to provide support and advice for their Information Management (3w) as well as visualisation support (maps) for...

  • Syria, May 2020

    MapAction supported the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Turkey in response to the escalation of the refugee crisis across North West Syria in early 2020. The deployment...

  • Guyana, Training, March 2020

    MapAction delivered a 2-week training course in QGIS and humanitarian mapping for the Civil Defense Commission (CDC) in Guyana which was supported by UNICEF.

  • Albania, Earthquake, November 2019

    MapAction has been providing some remote support to the response in Albania following the earthquake that affected the country on 26th November.

  • Djibouti, Floods, December 2019

    Two MapAction volunteers are travelling to Djibouti, East Africa, tomorrow at the request of the UN Disaster Assessment and Coordination (UNDAC) to assist the response to devastating floods that...

  • Laos PDR, Floods, September 2019

    Tropical Storm Podul and tropical depression Kajiki have brought an estimated 40cm of rain to the southern provinces of Laos, affecting the lives of an estimated 572,000 people and significant...

  • Hurricane Dorian, Bahamas, September 2019

    Hurricane Dorian made landfall on the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama in Northwest Bahamas. This storm has developed over the previous days into a slow moving and very dangerous hurricane. With...

  • Cyclone Idai, Mozambique, 2019

    On Friday 14 March, the intense tropical cyclone Idai struck the south-eastern coast of Africa with sustained wind speeds of 120mph. Heavy rain caused severe flooding. Hundreds of people are known...

  • Venezuala, Economic - Oct - Dec 2018

    Large numbers of people have left Venezuela as a result of the economic crisis, and many of them are in Guyana. Since October 2018, MapAction has been working with the Civil Defence Commission and...

  • Nigeria 2018

    A two person MapAction team is supporting UNDAC in Nigeria with its response to widespread flooding across much of the country.

  • Indonesia earthquake and tsunami 2018

  • Typhoon Mangkhut, Philippines, September 2018

    After forming in the north west Pacific, Typhoon Mangkhut reached the Philippines area as a category 5 equivalent hurricane on 12 September 2018 and is expected to cross northern Luzon island on 15...

  • Isaac, Caribbean

    Tropical storm Isaac is currently entering the Caribbean and is expect to make landfall in the coming days

  • Remote Mapping

    A rolling list of maps and products that have been done remotely.

  • Tropical Storm Maria, Caribbean

  • Caribbean Hurricanes - Bahamas and Turks and Caicos

  • Hurricane Irma - Anguilla and British Virgin Islands

  • Sierra Leone Landslides, August 2017

    A seven person UNDAC team deployed on 18 August including three members of MapAction. Their role has been to provide support to the damage assessments, assistance in identifying the humanitarian...

  • SIMEX 2018

    All maps and data found here have been published for a simulation exercise. All information is fictitious and does not represent reality.