FIELD: CHALLENGE OF LOW CONNECTIVITY

FROM THE FIELD: CHALLENGE OF LOW CONNECTIVITY An excerpt from the field blog post SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENTING A REMOTENESS INDICATOR MALAWI In rural Malawi, it is often a challenge to upload base maps of the visitation sites and the correct survey of the day to the 20 tablets, and to download all the data collected in…

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SUCCESSFULLY IMPLEMENTING A REMOTENESS INDICATOR MALAWI

Written by Jurg Wilbrink 510 GEO INFORMATION SERVICES The 510 initiative is working with the Malawi Red Cross to identify the country’s most vulnerable areas. A workshop and mapping exercise were held on data collection and sharing with different stakeholders in Malawi. Vulnerability data contributes to the Red Cross’ data preparedness initiative (see also Method:… Read More

FASTER RESPONSE: WITH CAPACITY BUILDING PHILIPPINES PART 1

Written by 510 Jannis Visser RISK ASSESSMENT EXPERT The Netherlands Red Cross data initiative - 510 -  is focussing on prototyping innovative solutions for disaster preparedness. However, when a disaster strikes, there is a more direct need for Surge Information Management support. Netherlands Red Cross, the youngest member of the IFRC Surge Information Management Systems (IFRC… Read More

DATA COLLECTION

We support you in gathering and measuring information on your main indicators. Data collection can be done in-country, or remotely by our team through publicaly available data, or by using alternative data sources such as satellite data. Our Information Managers, Data Analysists, GIS experts and Data officers, source the most relevant data at open data… Read More