Missing Maps Bangassou Field Mapping

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Project Brief

- To map Bangassou (town) and the surrounding areas for the Missing Maps Project. Data collection has covered landmarks used by local people to navigate, admin areas and unofficial 'neighbourhoods' (again used by locals to navigate).

- To train local MSF staff to do the mapping

Dateː May, 2015

Project Managersː Pete Masters, Russ Winch & Anna Gibson (Missing Maps Project)

Rough area of coverage (data collection in the field) on uMap

Data

All the data collected to date is in this dropbox folder.

The shape files (.shp) can be used in JOSM.

OSM tagging

Points of interest - For this you only have to put points on the map!

Object OSM Keys
Water point (Presets --> Man Made --> Man Made --> Water Well)


man_made=water_well
name=The name collected (if there is one)

School (Presets --> Facilities --> Education --> School)


amenity=school
name=The name collected

College (Presets --> Facilities --> Education --> College)


amenity=college
name=The name collected

Church (Presets --> Facilities --> Place of Worship --> Church)


amenity=place_of_worship
religion=christian
name=The name collected

Prayer House


amenity=place_of_worship
building=prayer_house
religion=christian
name=The name collected

Health centers (Presets --> Facilities --> Health --> Hospital)


amenity=hospital
name=The name collected
health_facility_type=The type collected (for example health center, medical post, hospital)
operator=The name of the operator collected

NGO office (no Presets)


office=NGO
name=The name of the ngo collected

Bar (Buvette) (Presets --> Facilities --> Food + Drinks --> Bar)


amenity=bar
name=The name collected

Chief's House (Presets --> Facilities --> Public Building --> Public Building)


amenity=public_building
name=The name collected (Chef du Quartier QUARTIER NAME)

Mosque (Presets --> Facilities --> Place of Worship --> Mosque)


amenity=place_of_worship
religion=muslim
name=The name collected

Market places /bazaars
- AREA (Presets --> Shops --> Food --> Public Market)


amenity=marketplace
name=The name collected

- AREA, buildings inside a market area AREA (Presets --> Man Made --> Man Made --> Building)


building=yes
name=The name of the building collected

Slums and neighbourhoods
AREA (no Presets)


place=neighbourhood
name=The name collected

- POINT : Always put also a point in the middle of the area (no Presets)


place=neighbourhood
name=The name collected