Bangladesh Water and Sanitation Sector Open Data Monitoring Platform
About the Project
Country: Bangladesh Sector: Water, Sanitation & Hygiene Solution: Water and Sanitation Sector (WSS) Open Data Monitoring Platform
The WSS Open Data Monitoring platform for the Government of Bangladesh’s Local Government Department’s (LGD) Policy Support Unit includes an M&E module for tracking the progress of key indicators for Bangladesh’s Sector Development Plan (SDPs), a Web Portal for the collection, analysis and dissemination of information, GIS mapping of WSS data, as well as a Smartphone application for mobile-to-web data capture and dissemination in provincial areas. The system was funded by the World Bank Water and Sanitation Program (WSP).
Lack of a comprehensive and real-time open-data sharing and data coordination mechanism for LCG joint operations with other WSS stakeholders.
Requirement for up-to-date results data and analytics on Bangladesh’s entire portfolio of WSS activities in order to appropriately meet the WSP’s goals for Bangladesh.
Creation of a joint open data monitoring platform, a one-stop shop M&E web dashboard for Open data Monitoring
Coordinating stakeholders and producing reports on WSS activities in Bangladesh
Smartphone application for mobile-to-web data capture and dissemination in provincial areas.
The system serves as a central location for analysis of GIS data, Hard to Reach (HtR) area data, population data, survey data, census and composite service delivery indicator data.
It automates the coordination between government agencies, NGOs, the Sector Information System (SIS) and LCG (Local Consultative Group) of WSS.
Furnishes up-to-date results data and analytics on the country’s entire portfolio of WSS activities.