Since 1998, Oakar Services has been at the forefront in developing spatial information management systems that respond to the needs of a variety of clients including Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies, development partners, and the private sector. OSL’s rich expertise in spatial data capture, detailed spatial analysis, and spatial modelling using superior GIS solutions has been manifested in deliverables that are critical to decision making in the following key areas:
- equitable public service delivery in a devolved government system, through service level mapping involving local communities and opinion leaders, as well as local experts (including mapping of customer readiness to pay for improved services);
- natural resource management including land, water and forestry resources; and
- optimisation of infrastructure and economic service delivery through detailed GIS databases, with key examples in energy, transport, water supply, ICT, social infrastructure such as schools and health facilities, and retail services.