INTEGRATED GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM
INTEGRATED GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM PORTAL
Project title: IGIS – Integrated Geographical System Portal
Project Objective: This project will help support the government improve policy making and decision making. The data which is collated, linked and stored in the geodatabase can also be used to help potentially drive foreign investment,
Impact/status to date:
WFP has used the portal to assist with mapping out routes for their school feeding program.
Interaide NGO uses chiefdom, section shapefiles and water points data to help in deciding where to construct water points.
Education data used to help project GIGA decide which schools to connect.
PresTrack depends on GIS health facilities’ data to inform routes
The Integrated Geographic Information System (IGIS) portal is a cross-sectoral spatial data infrastructure and geo database. The portal links diverse geographical information datasets from the Governments of Sierra Leone (GoSL) and its partners. It supports GoSL in implementing policies and interventions towards the National Development Plan and the sustainable Development Goals. H.E President Bio has prioritised Human capital Development Plan as a central focus for Sierra Leone (SDG Goals 2, 3,4 representing Food Security , Healthcare, and Quality Education, respectively).