[Osmf-talk] Tanzania

Mikel Maron mikel_maron at yahoo.com
Wed Aug 13 21:53:19 UTC 2014


If we get a distributed sprint set up, mappers from Kenya and Uganda may be interested to help too. Though naturally, the Tanzanians have the most proper Swahili....
 
* Mikel Maron * +14152835207 @mikel s:mikelmaron


On Wednesday, August 13, 2014 5:45 PM, Mark Iliffe <mark at markiliffe.co.uk> wrote:
 

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>Hi Kate,
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>There isn’t really one really, more a question of a local contributor to do it! I think a translation sprint sounds like a great idea.
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>Best,
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>Mark
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>On 13 Aug 2014, at 20:59, Kate Chapman <kate at maploser.com> wrote:
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>Hi Mark,
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>>What is the barrier of getting LearnOSM translated into Swahili? There are certainly different approaches that could get it translated, such as translation sprints. 
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>>-Kate
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>>On Sat, Aug 9, 2014 at 9:41 AM, Mark Iliffe <mark at markiliffe.co.uk> wrote:
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>>Hi Andy,
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>>>I spend a lot of time in Tanzania and have done a bit of mapping there, one of my experiences has been the lack of current resources (like learnOSM) in Swahili. I’ll have a chat with my colleagues about this as there will be (soon I hope!) more OSM mapping in Tanzania.
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>>>Best,
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>>>Mark
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>>>On 9 Aug 2014, at 15:58, Andy Mabbett <andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk> wrote:
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>>>> I have met someone from the Tanzania Development Trust, who has asked
>>>> for teaching resources for new OSM editors and data reusers, which
>>>> they can pass on to colleagues in that country.
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>>>> What would you recommend? Do we have any active mappers or OSM
>>>> advocates in that country?
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>>>> --
>>>> Andy Mabbett
>>>> @pigsonthewing
>>>> http://pigsonthewing.org.uk
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