I was recently invited to give a lightning talk at the West Midlands Open Data Forum’s Data Dig, which looked at Civil Society data Open Data, including open source mapping for the voluntary sector. The event was rescheduled due to poor weather, and as I couldn’t make the rescheduled date, it was suggested that I…… Continue reading What’s special about third sector geospatial data?
This research report expands upon the Centre for Social Justice’s proposal to develop an online, searchable map that shows both organisations in the UK’s third sector and the geographic and intra-sectoral areas in which they work. ArcGIS Online is used to demonstrate the possibilities for an online, third sector map. Interviews with practitioners from Emmaus…… Continue reading Cartographic Representations of the Third Sector – an exploratory exercise