Welcome to the Health GeoLab Collaborative Knowledge Repository!

You will find here documents, links, videos,… pertaining to the 9 elements of the HIS geo-enabling framework as implemented in Asia and Pacific or beyond.

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ImageTitleDescriptionTypeFramework elementCountryYearLink
Story Map: Geo-enabing the Health Information System in CambodiaStory map describing the implementation of the HIS geo-enabling process in CambodiaLink
Wiki.GIS.com – The GIS EncyclopediaThis repository incorporates contributions from the GIS community for the benefit of GIS professionals, students, …Link
Esri GIS DictionaryDictionary of the most used terms linked to geospatial data management and technologiesLink
Core Geo-registries for Health Information Exchanges Design Workshop (Phnom Penh, 12-13 June 2017)Executive summary of the workshop organized to define the workflows, requirements and rules that any …Download
Investing the Marginal Dollar for Maternal and Newborn Health (MNH): Accessibility to EmOC services in the in Lao People’s Democratic RepublicThis study used Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to analyse physical accessibility to facilities providing EmOC …Download
Investing the Marginal Dollar for Maternal and Newborn Health (MNH): Accessibility to EmOC services in CambodiaThis study used Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to analyse physical accessibility to facilities providing EmOC …Download
UN OOSA Space for Global Health web siteThe UN OOSA Programme on Space Applications assists developing countries in making use of space-based …Link
Report on the United Nations/World Health Organization/Switzerland Conference on Strengthening Space Cooperation for Global Health (Geneva, 23-25 August 2017)Conference was organized jointly by the United Nations, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the …Download
Executive summary of the DHIS 2 as common geo-registry workshop (16-18 April 2018)The workshop looked at how geography (location, extent, hierarchies and relationships)) and time (changes over …Download
AccessModAccessMod (version 5) is a free and open-source standalone software to model how physically accessible …Link
Thai GIS NetGroup of professionals in Thailand with an interest in GIS and its application in a …Link
Story Map: Geo-enabing the Health Information System in MyanmarStory map describing the implementation of the HIS geo-enabling process in MyanmarLink
Esri Case Study: Geo-enabling the Health Information System in MyanmarFlyer describing how the Department of Public Health, Ministry of Health and Sports of Myanmar …Download
Myanmar National Health Plan 2017-2021National health plan being implemented by the Ministry of Health and Sports of Myanmar over …Download
Building Capacity for Geo-Enabling Health Information Systems: Supporting Equitable Health Services and Well-Being for AllBrief describing the major outcomes and lessons learned from the first year of activity of …Download
The Geography of Universal Health CoverageBrief describing why geographic information systems are needed to ensure equitable access to quality health …Download
Master Facility List Resource Package: Guidance for countries wanting to strengthen their MFLDocument describing the different elements needed to be considered when building or strengthening a Health …Download
Guidance on the establishment of a common geo-registry for the simultaneous hosting, maintenance, update and sharing of master lists core to public healthGuidance describing the data flow and requirements that any platform being used as a common …Download
Guidance on the Use of Geospatial Data and Technologies in Immunization ProgramsGuidance providing a non-technical introduction to the role of geospatial data and technologies in immunization …Download
Starter kit – Unlimited Access to Esri’s e-LearningStarter kit guiding new users on how to access Esri’s e-Learning and benefit from all …Download
Starter kit – Survey123 for ArcGISStarter kit guiding new users on how to use Survey123 for ArcGIS to create electronic …Download
Starter kit – ArcMap 10.5 and Associated Extensions (Single use with authorization code)Starter kit guiding new users on how to install and use of ArcMap and associated …Download
Starter kit – Health GeoLab Collaborative ArcGIS Online platformStarter kit guiding new users in their discovery of the Health GeoLab Collaborative (HGLC) ArcGIS …Download
Guidance for the collection and use of geospatial data in health: Part 2.6 Distributing, using, and updating the data: Creating thematic maps using desktop GIS softwareGuidance describing the components of a good thematic map and the process to be followed …Download
Guidance for the collection and use of geospatial data in health: Part 2.4 Creating geospatial data: Collecting data in the fieldGuidance describing the steps in collecting data in the field to fill geospatial data gaps …Download
Guidance for the collection and use of geospatial data in health: Part 2.2 Defining the vocabulary, the data set specifications and the ground referenceGuidance describing describes the next steps in the geospatial data management cycle: defining the vocabulary …Download
Guidance for the collection and use of geospatial data in health: Part 2.1 Documenting the process and defining the data needsGuidance describing the first two steps of the geospatial data management cycle: documenting the process …Download
Guidance for the collection and use of geospatial data in health: Part 1 – Introduction to the data-information-knowledge-decision continuum and the geospatial data management cycleGuidance describing the link between the data-information-knowledge-decision continuum and geospatial data management and provides an …Download
Health Information System master plan 2016-2020Master plan being implemented by the Ministry of Health of Cambodia over the 2016-2020 period …Download