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Mapping For Results Enhance Transparency and Citizen Engagement for Better ResultsTransparency throughOpen Geographic InformationHanif Rahemtulla, Geospatial Specialist at the World BankEmail: email@example.com
The Importance of GeographyOpen geospatial data is critical to making effective use ofpublic sector information - everything happenssomewhere; to find data, and analyse it, location isinvaluable context (Rahemtulla, 2009, 2012).
Mapping for Results InitiativeKey Objectives of the InitiativeIncorporating geography to visualizes thesub-national location of World Bankprojects to:• better monitor impact on people;• improve aid effectiveness and coordination;• enhance transparency and social accountability; and• enable citizens and other stakeholders to provide direct feedback on project results.
All Bank-financed projects are mapped• More than 30,000 locations mapped for over 2,500 active Bank projects• For all 143 IBRD and IDA countries• Indicator data on infant mortality, maternal health, malnutrition for 43 countries;• Sub-national poverty data for 30 countries• Population density data for 107 countries
How to find a country map? Number of locations of Bank projects Number of Bank projectsChoose Country maps.worldbank.org
Overview of all projects by sector ? Choose view by sector 1. Select activities by count Pie chart shows investment in sector by volume 2. Clicking on a Bubble provides the number of The symbol/color project per indicates the largest district sector by location
Select by Specific Sectors? maps.worldbank.org
Are projects located in areas with highest poverty? Select poverty as base map The darker the background the higher the poverty maps.worldbank.org
Better Targeting of Projects Select by Sector: Water and HealthSelect infantmortality asbase map maps.worldbank.org
Are you interested in a certain project? Choose a project … … and locations are highlighted on the map
Geo-Enabling the World BankWhere do we stand? Reporting on Geographic Location Mandatory First Administrative Level Priority Geographic Platform for Reporting is Operational Transitioning to More Sustainable Reporting Methods Working Across the Bank Groups, Sectors, Operations etc. Collaborating with Other Donors PUSHING FOR MORE GEOGRAPHIC ACCOUNABILITY THE ROAD AHEAD
Open Data Knowledge Reportshttp://www.scribd.com/collections/3389411/Open- Development-Technology-Alliance
www.worldbank.org Hanif Rahemtulla, World Bank firstname.lastname@example.org