Interactive Mapping Of Water Poverty In Nigeria

12 Sep 2020 by Local Press Report

An interactive on-line platform, THE DATA4WASH, has launched in Nigeria with the purpose of combating water poverty, by means of a partnership between Abuja-based nonprofit Media for Group Change and US-based NGO, BLI International. It has been designed for open supply use, and is working to spotlight key areas in Nigeria which can be in want of water enchancment amenities — whereas additionally showcasing these areas which have achieved sturdy water and sanitation amenities to serve for instance. The platform will create a map, by aggregating information and mapping these with GPS coordinates, to make a case for driving funding within the design and set up of correct water and sanitation amenities in communities experiencing water poverty.