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March 15, 2017 | For a Better World

Imagery released for Cyclone Enawo to support mapping activities

One week ago, a powerful cyclone made landfall on the northern part of Madagascar. Flooding has displaced over 100,000 people. High-resolution satellite imagery from DigitalGlobe is now open and available for the Cyclone Enawo response.

January 31, 2017 | For a Better World

Launching our open data program for disaster response

We're excited to launch our Open Data Program with which we will release openly licensed pre- and post-event imagery for select natural disasters each year.

October 18, 2016 | For a Better World

Improving disaster response from space

With GBDX, our geospatial big data platform, we can use trained neural network algorithms with OSM data to identify underwater at-risk infrastructure following Hurricane Matthew.

October 07, 2016 | For a Better World

Open data & volunteer mapping to support hurricane response in Haiti

We are making before/after imagery of the hurricane in Haiti available for relief efforts and working with HOT, the United Nations & American Red Cross. Read more:

May 06, 2016 | For a Better World

DigitalGlobe's rapid response to the devastating Fort McMurray wildfire

Our thoughts are with all those impacted by the Fort MCMurray fire. We are working with first responders & local governments to ensure imagery we've collected of the fire is in the hands of decision makers.

April 20, 2016 | For a Better World

Open imagery and data to support Ecuador earthquake response

To support the Ecuador earthquake response, DigitalGlobe is releasing before/after imagery of the areas impacted & crowdsourced data identifying damage.

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