Gaia GeoSystems builds on 14 years of experience in providing technical support to national ministries, the World Health Organization (WHO) - and its partners in:
- integrating the geographic and time dimensions in their information systems;
- using the resulting standardized and documented geographic data in advanced spatial analysis;
- connecting the health sector to National Spatial Data Infrastructures (NSDIs).
Gaia GeoSystems has a strong background in the design, implementation and monitoring of small and large scale projects/systems related to geographic data standardization, collection and analysis, access to health care modeling, vulnerability and risk analysis as well as Social Network Analysis (SNA).
Disaster Reduction Goal
Support Member States and partners to strengthen their capacity to assess, visualize and ana lyse health risks and incorporate the results of this analysis in disaster risk reduction, emergency preparedness and response programmes.
Risk assessment and early warning systems (HFA 2)
Supervised the technical aspect of the geographically based flood risk assessment performed in East Kazakhstan and in Kosovo. Currently supervising the strengthening of the risk assessment capacity of the Supreme Council of Health in Qatar.
Currently strengthening the integration of geography and time in the Health Information System of the Department of Health of the Philippines.