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Addressing inequality with what3words and Gateway Health Institute
The Gateway Health Institute is a leading NGO in South Africa, providing healthcare and community services to disadvantaged areas. They run programs to deliver medicine, supply emergency transport…
Giving Every Home an Address: Town Planning with Aurecon
what3words is a global address system based on a grid of 57 trillion 3mx3m squares. Each square has been pre-assigned a simple and fixed 3 word address. It…
The collaboration between what3words and Bluenumber will help to measure the progress of SDGs at an individual level. By providing a more accurate picture of where people are in the world – via the precision of a 3 word address – governments, businesses, NGOs and local communities can develop more effective policies and solutions to deliver the SDGs.
Building on UNDP’s use of what3words in the field in many regions across Africa, the regional security team in Turkey are using it to communicate across their teams. Drivers and security team members have downloaded the free what3words application, which enables them to simply describe the exact location of assets, people and even any incidents that arise.
Using Aurecon’s technology combined with satellite or building footprint data, every home, shelter and asset can be remotely assigned the most useful 3 word address for asset management, urban planning and upgrading of informal settlements.
what3words 2016 adventures
Our Global Partnerships Director, Clare Jones, reflects on a busy year for us here at what3words