[OSM-talk] South Sudan, the world's newest Country

Andrew andrewhainosm at hotmail.co.uk
Fri Jul 8 12:46:46 BST 2011


Frederik Ramm <frederik <at> remote.org> writes:

> 
> I am here relaying an interesting message from Richard Cantwell of 
> www.geographic.ie who had originally posted it to help.openstreetmap.org:
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> If anybody has details of the exact border this might be a nice addition 
> to the map, as I expect other online maps won't be updated for quite 
> some time, but perhaps addition should be held off until formal 
> ratification by the UN.
> 

The border is supposed to follow provincial boundaries, which we don’t seem to 
have at the moment. We’d also need to check who’s getting Kordofan as there’s 
an argument there.

--
Andrew




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