Guides to improve the quality of geospatial data and the use of geospatial technologies

Building on the material developed by the AeHIN GIS Lab, the Health GeoLab works with partners to continue the development of  the following series of guidance aiming at improving the quality of geospatial data and the use of geospatial technologies in the health sector in the region:

The AeHIN GIS Lab also contributed to the development of the following guidance:


Starter kits

The following starter kits have then been developed to help new users to get started on Esri GIS products:


Reference material to follow

The Health GeoLab Collaborative is currently working on the development of:

  • Documents and protocols to help countries in the use of GIS to conduct analysis pertinent to UHC;
  • A course on HIS geo-enabling for Schools of Public Health in Asia and the Pacific; and
  • A toolkit to help countries asses and strengthen the geo-enablement of their HIS

These documents will be posted here as well as in the knowledge repository as they become available.

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