Human and Social Mapping Articles

Spatial Analysis of the Provision of Early Childhood Services in Jamaica, Jamaica Early Childhood Commission (ECC) - (Project)

 

MGI was contracted by the Early Childhood Commission to conduct a spatial analysis of the provision of early childhood services in Jamaica.  The ECC sought to understand the distribution...

Training Institutions Location Mapping and Spatial Analyses, HEART Trust NTA - (Project)

 

HEART in its efforts to develop a workforce development system, catering to both the young and old, has to identify its market and ensure accessibility by same. To effectively respond to...

Mapping Stolen Motor Vehicles - (Project)

 

With the ongoing spate of motor vehicle thefts across the island, MGI embarked on mapping the locations where vehicles were stolen and further conducted spatial analysis to assess the...

Mapping Missing Children - (Project)

 

In the spate of numerous reports of missing children in 2008, MGI in collaboration with the VPA took the initiative to map the incidence of these reports. The mapped data was analyzed...

Client Mapping and Analysis, JN Small Business Loans Limited (JNSBL) - (Project)

 

JN Small Business Loans Limited (JNSBL) was interested in using GIS to better understand their client base, and specifically analyze data being collected from their clients using GPS...

Island Wide Billboard Mapping, Digicel Jamaica - (Project)

 

MGI partnered with Digicel to conduct an island-wide billboard mapping exercise of all Digicel and then Cable and Wireless billboards using GPS units.  The mapped locations were...

GIS Mapping and Analysis of participants in the 2011 Birth Cohort Study, Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health, UWI Mona - (Project)

 

The JA Kids Jamaican Birth Cohort 2011 study is a comprehensive exploration of child outcomes of survival and health in 21st century Jamaica and is one of two comprehensive longitudinal...

Health GIS Services - (Project)

 

In continuing to diversify its GIS services, Mona Geoinformatics Institute (MGI) has recently become involved in the field of Health GIS, collaborating with several researchers at the...

Homelessness in Jamaica, A Geospatial Analysis Using Digital Technology, Department of Community Health & Psychiatry, UWI Mona - (Project)

 

In 2007, MGI assisted the Department of Community Health and Psychiatry through a Government of Jamaica – UWI collaboration for the first ever study of the homeless population in Jamaica...

Use of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) technology in determining environmental and social exposures of Jamaican patients with Sickle Cell Disease, Sickle Cell Unit ,TMRI, UWI Mona - (Project)

 

MGI has partnered with the Sickle Cell Research Unit to conduct spatial analysis of sickle cell patient locations.  This research entails the mapping all sickle cell patients across...

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