Deadline: 29-Mar-2018 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)
Objective: Open Cities Africa will be carried out in 8-10 cities in Sub-Saharan Africa, to engage local government, civil society, and the private sector to develop the information infrastructures necessary to meet 21st century urban resilience challenges. Each project will: 1) Create and release open spatial data about the built environment, critical infrastructure, and natural hazards; 2) Develop targeted products and/or tools to assist key stakeholders to utilize risk information towards addressing natural disaster risk in the selected city; 3) Enhance the local capacity and institutional development necessary to support the design and implementation of evidence-driven urban resilience interventions; and 4) Promote peer mentorship and build regional networks across cities.
See full tender here: Open Cities Participatory Mapping in Kinshasa
EConsultant2 website: https://wbgeconsult2.worldbank.org/wbgec/index.html
Tender notification: 1256241
- ZR – Congo, Democratic Republic of
This is a really interesting announcement. Could anybody share, for which other 8-10 cities such projects are planned?
Executive Director, Esri Rwanda