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David Luswata

StaffVoting MemberProject Manager


David leads HOT’s mapping work in Liberia and Botswana. In Liberia, as Country Manager, he has led the Local Empowerment for Government Inclusion and Transparency project with field mapping activities in Zwedru, Ganta and Gbarnga cities and technical GIS trainings in the same cities and Monrovia. In Botswana, he leads OpenStreetMap field data collection for the National Malaria Program. He has supported other HOT projects in Uganda and Tanzania. In his work, he leads trainings, develops and documents work flows and builds capacity of staff and local stakeholders. Prior to his work with HOT, he led the West Africa Mapping Project with American Red Cross mapping in the border regions of Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia and worked with the Division of GIS at Uganda Bureau of Statistics. David is passionate about building mapping communities/teams that can continue putting their communities on the map, creating Open Data for resilience and development.


GIS Training for LEGIT stakeholders in Liberia

2017 was a busy year in Liberia, being crowned up with the first peaceful and democratic transition of power in 47 years, and football...

16 February, 2018

LEGIT Completes Field Mapping in Three Cities in Liberia

As part of the Local Empowerment for Government Inclusion and Transparency (or LEGIT) project, funded by USAID, HOT and DAI teamed up to map...

7 August, 2017

LEGIT Kicks off Field Mapping with Training in Monrovia

In collaboration withDAI, HOT is currently working in Liberia to help put communities on the map. As part of the Liberia Local Empowerment for...

25 May, 2017

Mapping for government inclusion and service delivery in Liberia

Liberia is the oldest Republic on the African continent and one of those that have gone through tough times across the continent including the...

13 March, 2017