Geodata of Kapise Refugee Camp, Mwanza District, Malawi

This map illustrates satellite-detected shelters and other structures at the Kapise refugee camp in Mwanza District, Malawi. The camp is for refugees fleeing reported violence in neighboring Mozambique. An initial examination of WorldView-2 satellite imagery acquired 16 February 2016 revealed a total of 1,497 structures within the camp. Approximately 24 of these were administrative buildings, 1,416 were tent or improvised shelters, and 57 were semi-permanent structures. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR - UNOSAT.

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Author unosat
Maintainer 83fa9515-3ba4-4f1d-9860-f38b20f80442
Last Updated April 21, 2020, 14:12 (CDT)
Created July 22, 2019, 16:34 (CDT)
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harvest_url https://data.humdata.org/dataset/04c398c6-eeb9-4b46-aff7-11e4df342665