Creating thematic maps with ActivityInfo
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About the webinar
Maps are a powerful tool for visualizing data and communicating results. In ActivityInfo, you can use maps to display various aspects of your programmes and to collaborate on interventions.
Some of the key points we will cover are:
- Designing 3W maps
- Mapping quantitative indicators
- Supporting needs assessments with maps
- Crowd-sourcing and sharing geographic data
- Sharing and collaborating on maps
- Publishing interactive maps and including them on your website
You can read the following documentation articles and guides to learn more about maps:
You can work with the following database templates to practice:
- Who's doing what where (3W) database template
- IDP site assessment and response database template
- Damage report management database template
This Webinar is a one-hour session part of the 2021 ActivityInfo Training Webinar Series. These Webinars are ideal for users of ActivityInfo who wish to master various features and aspects of the platform for their daily work in Monitoring and Evaluation data collection activities or information management tasks.
Is this Webinar for me?
- Do you wish to start designing your own maps in Activityinfo?
- Are you responsible for information management activities and visualizations with data residing in ActivityInfo?
- Do you wish to understand better how the built-in reporting tools of ActivityInfo work so as to educate your colleagues further?
Then, watch our Webinar!
About the Trainer
Mr. Alexander Bertram, Technical Director of BeDataDriven and founder of ActivityInfo, is a graduate of the American University's School of International Service and started his career in international assistance fifteen years ago working with IOM in Kunduz, Afghanistan and later worked as an Information Management officer with UNICEF in DR Congo. With UNICEF, frustrated with the time required to build data collection systems for each new programme, he worked on the team that developed ActivityInfo, a simplified platform for M&E data collection. In 2010, he left UNICEF to start BeDataDriven and develop ActivityInfo full time. Since then, he has worked with organizations in more than 50 countries to deploy ActivityInfo for monitoring & evaluation.