GIS Studies and Projects Web Mapping

Year: 2014 –on goingInstitution: Kenya Marine and Fisheries Rearch Institute (KMFRI)Project: Kenya Coast Development Project (KCDP)Consultancy: GIS Mapping ExpertAssignement: Mapping of Hazina ya Maendeleo ya Pwani (HMP) sub-projects with a view to improving community targeting for intervention and strengthening accountability in the project activities.

In this short term consultancy, i am contracted to carry out mapping with the following tasks;

Develop a mobile platform data collection survey questionnaire

Develop the database

Train project staff on mobile data collection, database maintaining and updating

Provide technical backstopping to project staff on data collection and accuracy

Publish the results to ArcGIS online and train staff on updating and maintaining

 

Year: 2013 -2014

Institution: Somalia Water amd Land Information Project (SWALIM)

Consultancy: GIS Mapping Expert

Assignment: Mapping the status of strategic boreholes in Puntland and Somaliland

Provide technical backstopping to Somalia Water and Land Information Project (SWALIM) during the mapping exercise for mapping of boreholes in Puntland and Somaliland. In this exercise with a team of other consultants we developed the Mobile data collection platform, trained the field data collectors, supervised the data collection and transmission,data aggregation, quality control and online reporting

 

 Year: 2012 – 2013

Institution: World Vision Kenya

Consultancy:GIS Mapping Expert

Assignment: Mapping of community projects implemented under World Vision Kenya – Mutomo, Katito, Pala, Soweto, Kirindon, Garbatulla nd Kollowa Areas development projects.

I was contracted under different times to undertake mapping of Water Sanitation and Health, Food security and school based projects and mapping online using ArcGIS.

 

Year: 2011 -2012

Institution: Ministry of state for Special Programmes

Project: Western Kenya Community Driven Development and Flood Mitigation project GOK –WB Project.

Assignment: Mapping of community and flood mitigation projects

 While working as a GIS expert and project data analyst, and heading the county/district teams, we mapped all projects implemented under the community driven development and flood mitigation components, created and maintained the system database, and produced the results on the online ArcGIS platform . The mapping assisted the project in improving accountability, show spatial coverage of project interventions and assist in targetting new communities for project intervention.