So I am wrapping up my HOT (Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team) internship. It’s been such a delight to be a part of such a dynamic international community. I didn’t get as much accomplished as I would’ve liked but I hope to stick around and even help others interested in contributing; especially as my coding skills improve. Hence, I am not saying good bye to the HOT community just yet. I would like to continue contributing and learning how to help HOT and get others started in contributing to OSM. Plus, there’s still some tasks I’ve worked on that need to be implemented; I’d like to stick around and see them go live.
Special thanks to my mentor Kate Chapman for her encouragement, flexibilty and help throughout the internship and beyond. I am also grateful to the HOT Community and several contributors who have been so helpful, encouraging and welcoming. HOT has offered me great environment for learning.
I’ve had the privilege to learn how: