Geographic Data Collection and Submission Standards

Additional Help for ADS Chapter 579


Full RevisionDate: 05/21/2021
Responsible Office: DDI/ITR
File name: 579saa_052121


ADS 579 USAID Development Data establishes the requirements governing USAID’s development data lifecycle from collecting data to making it accessible. To fulfill the requirements of ADS 579 and promote best practice geographic data collection and management, this document defines standards and procedures that apply to geographic data commonly associated with planning, managing, and implementing USAID development programming.