Syria Tracker

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Project Name Syria Tracker
Implemented by: Humanitarian Tracker
Project Website
Tool(s) used: Ushahidi
Country/Countries: Syria
Supports Peacebuilding Theme(s):

Project Description

Syria Tracker is a crisis mapping system that uses Ushahidi to crowdsource text, photo and video reports and machine mining techniques forming a live map of the Syrian conflict since March 2011. Syria Tracker provides:

  • A continually updated list of eye witness reports from within Syria, often accompanied by media links
  • Aggregate reports including analysis and visualizations of deaths and atrocities in Syria
  • stream of content-filtered media from news, social media (Twitter and Facebook) and official source