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GIS and Statistical Analysis for WASH Programmes Course

Event: GIS and Statistical Analysis for WASH Programmes Course

Venue: Indepth Research Services, Nairobi, Kenya.

Event Date: 22th – 27th January 2018



It’s a known fact that information is processed from facts and figures. Giving a spatial dimension to data and performing spatial analysis in a GIS environment enhances the interpretation which eventually speeds up implementation of programs. Integrating GIS and Remote Sensing as a decision-making tool has seen many organizations gain competitive advantage and remain relevant globally. A geographic information system (GIS) will allow you to bring all types of data inform of layers, overlay them to perform analysis and eventually publish a map from that. Once the data is collected, participants will be equipped with analyses skills using Microsoft Excel program where techniques on handling both qualitative and quantitative data will be illustrated.

The training is designed for participants who are reasonably proficient in English.

The class size is limited to 10 participants to ensure that each participant could interact with the facilitator.

6 Days

By completing this course, participants will be able to: -
•Evaluate the spatial data requirements in Water Sanitation and Hygiene
•Use GIS and RS as a tool for monitoring WASH projects Activities
•Assess spatial data availability
•Understand the importance of Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) in WASH programs
•Use participatory GIS (PGIS) at community level
•Carry out water and sanitation modeling using GIS
•Collect data using Mobile data gathering tools
•Carry out basic data analysis using statistical software
•Design and implement their own GIS projects that integrate remote sensing data, GPS-based field information in a proper geospatial framework

•Introduction and definitions of key concepts
•GIS Data Management
•Development and presentation of maps
•Case studies: GIS application in water quality testing
•GIS and Remote Sensing as a tool in monitoring WASH project
•Participatory GIS for WASH
•Use of Mobile Phones for data Collection in WASH
•Multi Criteria analysis and its application in WASH
•Statistical data analysis for WASH

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For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817, +254 (020) 211 3814, +254 731240802, +254 735331020.


Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.
Email: Mob: +254 715 077 817 Tel: 020 211 3814

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B 15th January 2018.
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Organisation IRES

Country KENYA