Updating disaster map
Sharing the space with the Disaster Innovation team, there are 20 Data Entry (DE) specialists and 5 Quality Assurance (QA) specialists focused on digitising, collecting attribute data and validating to ensure the quality of data captured in OSM for Jakarta. Tyler Radford, HOT Executive Director, made a visit to HOT facilities, both in Menara Thamrin and Tebet.The In AWARE mapping team will be dispersed into the 44 subdistricts and 267 villages of Jakarta, with the aim to complete the ground mapping by August 2017. He also joined our Data Entry Specialist doing field data collection, surveys, visit to the village offices and interviews.
SRA does not include lands within city boundaries or in federal ownership.HOT Indonesia also set up a new office in the capital, since moving the project over from Surabaya to Jakarta.The team is now situated in Tebet, South Jakarta, with the office home for over 50 staff members.In the pictures you’ll be able to see the fire retardant lines that were dropped by the fixed-wing aircraft during yesterday’s suppression efforts, as well as the the burn scar area.The fire is at 80% containment, but fire crews continue to make great progress.