OpenMap Development Tanzania

Community, Technology, Innovation

PILLARS

Community Engagement and Research

Collaboratively with both public (community groups ) and private sectors, to address issues that impact the well-being of those groups. Activities that help firmly engage the community

Capacity Building and Training

Supporting public and private sector to make a better decision based on the needs of the community through maps. Training and workshop with stakeholders, community and partners

Data science, Analysis and Management

Use of scientific method and tools which are simplified for the data collection and analysis, use of open software such as QGIS and logarithms, Using Python for data cleaning and make high-quality data for different actors to use

Innovation & Technology

Develop, design and create new innovative ideas and tools which will help to local team and partners to simplify their work and solve community issues and to achieve global sustainable Drone goals

our main activities

Community Mapping

We are using this method becauseit can empower the public by providing opportunities to have a lasting, positive influence on their community. The maps that are generated can be used to document community needs to and assist with consensus-building and decision-making for improving program design and public policies aimed at improving health and decreasing disparities.

Innovation

We develop, design and create new innovative ideas and tools which will help to local team and partners to simplify their work and solve community issues ie Drone development Eg Bamboo Drone, Cheap dual frequency receiver etc

Data Collection Processing and Analysis

Use of scientific method and tools which are simplified for the data collection such as OpenData Kit (ODK), OpenMap Kit (OMK) and for data proccessing and analysis we use mostly open software such as Quantum Gis (QGIS), Java Openstreet map (JOSM), Open Drone Map (ODM) also language such as Python for data cleaning.

Contributing to Openstreet Map

OpenStreetMap is a free, editable map of the whole world that is being built by volunteers largely from scratch and released with an open-content license. We are using this for global sharing our data for bigger impact

Our clients

Driving technology for leading brands