Build your team's data skills

Improve decision making

Save resources and drive innovation

Data shouldn't be an obstacle to you achieving your programme's goals

Messy data, incorrect insights and wasted resources are slowing our progress towards safe water for all and sustainable smallholder farming.

Unlock the power of your data

Lay a solid foundation for your programme. Collect and monitor reliable data in the field. Clean, analyse and visualise your data. Make decisions with confidence, share your results, and contribute to impact.

Choose the track that’s right for you

Both tracks include a combination of data consultancy and data platform access. We tailor our solutions to meet your needs.

Capture and understand data that matters


  • Collect and monitor raw data at scale.
  • Test water quality with a smartphone.
  • Clean, transform, analyse and visualise your data in real time.

Streamline your PMEL processes


  • Streamline your PMEL processes.
  • Define and track your results in real time.
  • Improve your accountability, steering and learning

We know how difficult it is to make decisions, report on your programmes, and prove your impact with messy data.

We've worked with:
20+ Governments
1000's of users in 70+ countries
200+ organisations
and built data skills of 15,000+ people

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Tell us what you are trying to solve

Talk to one of our data for development experts so we can understand your challenges and goals.

Receive a tailored quote

We’ll co-create a tailored proposal with a combination of data consultancy and data platform support.

Embark on your data journey

Time to train your teams and start boosting your programme’s results.

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Collecting and processing development data takes skill and time. Akvo’s software and services make dealing with data less complicated and help you get better results.

Data informed decision making is about more than just having a data collection tool; it’s about transforming the way you work with data, from designing your programme to generating results. We build on the tools and skills you might already have in place so that the data solution you have is perfect for you. 

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Our data and development experts provide you with services to build your team’s data skills at every stage of the data journey: programme design, PMEL, data collection, analysis, visualisation, open data sharing and reporting. 

Our data platform streamlines your data processes, allows your teams to collaborate, and brings your data journey to life. The platform is aimed at the WASH and agriculture sectors and can be tailored to organisational requirements. 

We believe in open data, open content and open software at Akvo. All our software is free and open source. You can run and customise it yourself using the code from GitHub. But we know how hard this is. To make your life easier and cheaper, we can host and run the platform for you and scale it according to your needs. This means that for a fee, you can benefit from continuous improvement, added functionalities and a support team. What's more, our business model ensures that we're financially sustainable and that our tools will be around in the future. 

We take data handling very seriously. When you choose to share any data or information with us or use our products, we commit to treating it with respect. We comply with the European General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and have strong data security and privacy protection policies, frameworks, and procedures in place. We always store data securely, ensure that data is safely encrypted, and don’t share your data with any third parties. Your imported data is owned by you.

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