[HOT] Sierra Leone Field trip with Missing Maps

Pete Masters pedrito1414 at googlemail.com
Thu Jul 7 15:48:22 UTC 2016


ODK does support multiple languages for sure. You can set the ODK Collect
app language in settings and write forms in multiple languages, too.

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On Thu, Jul 7, 2016 at 4:43 PM, Roxroy Bollers <rkbollers at gmail.com> wrote:

> To confirm with Nick! A recent project we developed forms for French
> speaking folks - so there is option in the development of the form to have
> the information visible on the screen when data collection is being done to
> show in whatever language you desire.
>
> Hope this helps.
>>
> On 7 July 2016 at 10:55, Nick Allen <nick.allen.54 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi John,
>>
>> I'm not sure how many languages are available, but there are options.
>> Certainly the forms can be produced with different language versions of the
>> questions. One of the forms we regularly used was initially in French, and
>> we used the option to change to English.
>>
>> Hope this helps.
>>
>> Nick
>>
>>
>> On 07/07/16 15:46, john whelan wrote:
>>
>> Are these English only tools or is it possible to have different language
>> interfaces?
>>
>> Thanks John
>>
>> On 7 July 2016 at 09:40, Nick Allen <nick.allen.54 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi Rox,
>>>
>>> The packages used were all android apps, but I believe that some are
>>> available for other phones;
>>>
>>> ODK Collect
>>> Various websites, but the principle one is <https://opendatakit.org/>
>>> https://opendatakit.org/.
>>>
>>> OpenMapkit
>>> http://www.openmapkit.org/
>>>
>>> KoboCollect
>>> Similar to ODK Collect.  http://www.kobotoolbox.org/
>>>
>>> There are other apps which perform a similar function.
>>>
>>> We also trained in and installed OsmAnd <http://osmand.net/>
>>> http://osmand.net/ (Make sure you have your map organised before you go
>>> to an area of weak internet supply).
>>>
>>> I'm quite happy to supply more information if needed & there are many
>>> others on this list with knowledge on the subject(s) as well.
>>>
>>> Regards
>>>
>>> Nick
>>> (Tallguy)
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On 07/07/16 14:17, Roxroy Bollers wrote:
>>>
>>> Nice work Nick! I'm embarking on a similar project here in Guyana. I am
>>> curious to know if any at all what was the application used on the mobile
>>> phone for the data collection process?
>>>
>>> Rox
>>>>>>
>>> On 6 July 2016 at 21:33, Matthew Gibb < <mjngibb at gmail.com>
>>> mjngibb at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Really enjoyed reading about your experience, Nick, thanks for sharing!
>>>>
>>>> Matt
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On 7/6/16, 7:16 PM, "Nick Allen" <nick.allen.54 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> >Hi,
>>>>> >
>>>>> >I recently went on a field trip, as part of a Missing Maps / American
>>>>> >Red Cross / MSF project in Sierra Leone. I've written a short diary
>>>>> >entry [1], and was recently filmed whilst giving a short talk in
>>>>> London
>>>>> >about the trip [2].
>>>>> >
>>>>> >Keep up the good work, it is appreciated! I was only a small cog in a
>>>>> >great big machine, which I'm proud to say that all on this mailing
>>>>> list
>>>>> >are part of. We introduced many people and organisations to
>>>>> >OpenStreetMap and HOT - many were surprised at the quality of the
>>>>> >mapping that was available. I'm sure we will see more use of the
>>>>> >information, and if our brief training sessions & talks 'hit the mark'
>>>>> >then perhaps a few more people will be involved in the projects in the
>>>>> >future.
>>>>> >
>>>>> >Off shopping shortly - my luggage was lost by the airline.
>>>>> >
>>>>> >In the meantime, lots of geotagged photographs and gps traces to
>>>>> >process, together with lots of water supply information.
>>>>> >
>>>>> >Once again, on behalf of the many people I (We) spoke to, thank you,
>>>>> and
>>>>> >keep up the good work.
>>>>> >
>>>>> >Regards
>>>>> >
>>>>> >Nick
>>>>> >(Tallguy)
>>>>> >
>>>>> >[1] - <https://www.openstreetmap.org/user/Tallguy/diary/38967>
>>>>> https://www.openstreetmap.org/user/Tallguy/diary/38967
>>>>> >[2] -
>>>>> <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pyIJE1Fsb7A&feature=em-subs_digest>
>>>>> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pyIJE1Fsb7A&feature=em-subs_digest
>>>>> >
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