Mapped: charities in the West Midlands using QGIS/Leaflet

Thanks to a suggestion from Pauline at RnR Organisation, I decided to have a go at mapping all registered charities in the West Midlands.  The map shows all 13,653 charities that were registered with the Charity Commission in September 2016, and had registered with a postcode that falls within the West Midlands. The layers tab on the…… Continue reading Mapped: charities in the West Midlands using QGIS/Leaflet

Cartographic Representations of the Third Sector – an exploratory exercise

This research report expands upon the Centre for Social Justice’s proposal to develop an online, searchable map that shows both organisations in the UK’s third sector and the geographic and intra-sectoral areas in which they work. ArcGIS Online is used to demonstrate the possibilities for an online, third sector map. Interviews with practitioners from Emmaus…… Continue reading Cartographic Representations of the Third Sector – an exploratory exercise