[HOT] Import of UNICEF health facilities data for Central African Republic

Séverin MENARD severin.menard at hotosm.org
Mon Apr 15 20:08:30 UTC 2013


Hi,

Please please can you give us guidances/validation, etc. we need in order
to be able to process this data that is really needed in the field, as
explained here<http://hot.openstreetmap.org/updates/2013-04-10_hot_activation_in_central_african_republic>
?

Sincerely,

Severin


On Mon, Apr 8, 2013 at 10:49 PM, Séverin MENARD
<severin.menard at hotosm.org>wrote:

> Hi,
>
> As part of the WikiProject in Central African Republic<http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Central_African_Republic>and the HOT support to the political crisis the country is facing (blogpost
> to come starting an official HOT activation), I completed the preparation
> of the UNICEF datasets to be imported into OSM<http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/CAR_Imports>,
> involving Health facilities, education facilities and WASH objects covering
> more or less the occidental part of the country. Our aim is to import these
> objects (obviously through specific OSM accounts) after having checked
> their location one by one on the Bing Imagery.
> As Filip wrote, we would be pleased for any question, suggestion for
> improvements regarding our methodology:
>
>    - the tagging transformation. Personally some of the tags do not
>    please very much
>    - the workflow<http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Import_CAR_UNICEF_WASH#Workflow>,
>    especially how the potential inaccuracy can be informed
>
> Sincerely,
>
> Severin
>
>
>
> On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 10:49 AM, Filip Rosenkranc <frosenkranc at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi everyone,
>>
>> we are coming back to you with a proposition to import UNICEF data for
>> health facilities for half of the Central African Republic. We obtained the
>> data during our EUROSHA mission in CAR which had to end prematurely in
>> December.
>>
>> We converted the data into an OSM format and created a wiki page
>> describing the plan and all the details:
>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Import_CAR_UNICEF_FOSA
>> We are ready for questions, suggestions for improvements and opinions if
>> the data can imported.
>>
>> If you would like to see an example of an OSM file to upload, I can send
>> it to you by mail. If it should be placed on the Wiki page I will happy for
>> a tip on which server I could place it.
>>
>> All the best
>> For the EUROSHA CAR team
>> Filip
>>
>
>
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