GroupMappers uses low-cost, robust methods to map remote areas and identify under-served communities in Bangladesh. Your donation will enable mapping of villages and isolated settlements and help improve access for these populations to healthcare and other essential services. This work is done in partnership with the Bangladesh government Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
GroupMappers volunteers using satellite images to find and annotate rural settlements in Bangladesh.
Watch this video to find out more about how GroupMappers volunteers work to map remote and under-served communities in Bangladesh with some examples of how the results are used to benefit the people living in those communities.
Your donation will enable mapping and identification of under-served communities in Bangladesh to help improve access to healthcare and other essential services.
We support communicable disease control programs under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW) in Bangladesh through collection of high quality, high resolution geospatial data. The initial goal is to map communities in selected rural areas. Once, complete, the next stap will be to label the polygons with the names of communities through crowdsourcing.