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Cartography is one of the original data visualisation techniques. In these courses we dive into how you can create maps to support decision making and information dissemination in your programme.



Getting Started in QGIS

Getting Started in QGIS will show you how to start working with shapefiles to produce shapes for your dashboards and reports, as well as to create three common maps for humanitarian purposes.

Start date:
  • Flexible
Live Cohort

Mighty Maps: Essential QGIS for Humanitarians

This is the 7-week map-design course for aid-workers and change-makers who are using QGIS to produce functional maps for use across their programme and organisation.

Start date:
  • TBC

Buy the Bundle:

For beginners, we recommend you enrol in our ‘Humanitarian Information Management Beginner’ bundle. This bundle includes:

  • Getting Started in KoBoToolbox

  • Getting Started in Power BI (for XLSForm data!)

  • Getting Started in QGIS (Humanitarian Mapping!)

  • Getting Started in Excel (Humanitarian Analysis!)

  • Data Class Online!

All-Access Membership Pass:

For Information Management and M&E Specialists, we recommend you enrol in our all-access membership pass with access to all the following courses:

  • Power BI for Survey Data

  • Mastering Form Design in KoboToolbox

  • Mighty Maps: Essential QGIS for Humanitarians

  • Data Class Virtual (Live-Taught Course)

  • Supercharge Your Spreadsheets: Excel for M&E

  • +PLUS the Beginner Bundle

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