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Crowd Sourcing Citizens Inputs: Community Mapping and Participatory Planning
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Dr. Anwar Shah
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Director of the Centre for Public Economics, SWUFE
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Main Speaker: Ana Vasilache, FPDL
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Guest Speaker: Ronnie MacLean
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Date: August 27, 2014
Name: 
Mark Iliffe
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Consultant, World Bank Transportation and ICT Sector
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This webinar will share experiences of the community mapping efforts in Dar es Salaam. Speakers will discuss how citizens can use low cost technology to create new opportunities for accountability, enable data-driven government policy making and create a more inclusive and open development process.

Speakers

Mark Iliffe Mark Iliffe is a cartographer, researcher and technologist, working mostly in East Africa around supporting communities with representing their communities and challenges through geospatial information.

He consults for the World Bank's Transportation and ICT sector on geospatial information and is in the final stages of writing his PhD on community mapping and geospatial quality.

 
 
Msilikale PhotoMsilikale Msilanga participated in the Tandale Mapping project in Tanzania and is currently helping the Tandale and most recently Keko community to do mapping and reporting of their issues.

He is a GIS Specialist for Space and Development Company Limited, working on mapping projects for analysis and decisions on urban planning and environmental assessment. He has a Degree of Urban and Regional Planning from Ardhi University, Tanzania.

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Name: 
Mark Iliffe
Designation / Organisation: 
Consultant, World Bank Transportation and ICT Sector
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Speaker

Name: 
Msilikale Msilanga
Designation / Organisation: 
GIS Specialist, Space and Development Company Limited
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