Introduction to the Open Data for Resilience Initiative (OpenDRI)
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Introduction to the Open Data for Resilience Initiative (OpenDRI)

This short course provides an overview of the approach and toolset developed by the Open Data for Resilience Initiative. Major topics covered include the rationale and practices of the open data movement, tools for sharing geospatial data, community mapping and citizen science for disaster and climate risk management, and new approaches for communicating complex risk data to a range of stakeholders.

In 2011, Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) launched the Open Data for Resilience Initiative (OpenDRI) to apply the concepts of the global open data movement to the challenges of reducing vulnerability to natural hazards and the impacts of climate change. OpenDRI supports World Bank Regional Disaster Risk Management Teams to build capacity and long-term ownership of open data projects with client countries that are tailored to meet specific needs and goals of stakeholders. OpenDRI supports government in the creation, sharing, and use of open data.

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- Oct 21, 2021

Mahaman Mourtala

- Oct 12, 2021

Jes�s Manuel

- Aug 11, 2021
Great Conversation

Saint-Martin Kodjovi

- Jul 5, 2021
Very informative!


- Jun 24, 2021

jose luis

- Apr 27, 2021
geoespaciales, mapeo comunitario y ciencia ciudadana para la gestión de riesgos climáticos y de desastres, y nuevos enfoques para comunicar datos de riesgo complejos a una variedad de partes interesadas


- Dec 7, 2020
Nice Course

Dr Sanaullah

- Jan 14, 2020
Completed the course. Its comprehensive course on the the subject and introduces all aspects of data and its importance in DRR.


- Apr 4, 2019
Topik sangat menarik


- Mar 26, 2019
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