Import Zambia DTF Data

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  This is still a draft, not even suitable for proper discussion


Urban and low cost residential area WASH data from the Devolution Trust Fund in Zambia.

Import Plan Outline


The goal of this import is to import ~3000 nodes representing features such as; Schools, Places of worship, health facilities and others.


Be sure to list the general timeframe of your project.

Import Data


Provide links to your sources.

Data source site:
Data license: ODbl
Type of license (if applicable):
Link to permission (if required): e.g. link to mail list reference url -
OSM attribution (if required):
ODbL Compliance verified: YES

OSM Data Files

Link to your source data files that you have prepared for the import - e.g. the .osm files you have derived from the data sources.

Import Type

This a one time import.

JOSM, HOT Tasking manager.

Data Preparation

Data Reduction & Simplification

Describe your plans, if any, to reduce the amount of data you'll need to import.

Examples of this include removing information that is already contained in OSM or simplifying shapefiles.

Tagging Plans

Describe your plan for mapping source attributes to OSM tags.

Changeset Tags

Describe how you'll use changeset tags in the import.

Data Transformation

Describe the transformations you'll need to conduct, the tools you're using, and any specific configurations or code that will be used in the transformation.

Data Transformation Results

Post a link to your OSM XML files.

Data Merge Workflow

Team Approach

Describe if you'll be doing this solo or as a team.


List all factors that will be evaluated in the import.


Detail the steps you'll take during the actual import.

Information to include:

  • Step by step instructions
  • Changeset size policy
  • Revert plans


Identify your approach to conflation here.


Add your QA plan here.