International Outreach

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At it's formation, the Open Source Geospatial Foundation agreed it was important that it be very international, and represent and weld together Open Source geospatial activities around the globe. A lot has aready been achieved with the creation of formal Local Chapters and less formalized local activities.

Ongoing Activites

  • OSGeo Portal Translations Some content has already been translated into several languages.
  • Organizing translation of documents
  • identifying Like Minded Regional Organizations, and making recommendations on how OSGeo ought to relate to them.
  • Creating non-english mailing lists and local news pages.
  • Supporting translation of software packages.
  • Publicizing projects
  • OSGeo appearance at conferences and other activities: see Current events

If a local area group is interested in having a local discuss list, please see Requesting an Area Mailing List.

See also

Promotion and Visibility Committee