In over seventeen years of experience, iMMAP has been a key technical partner, providing information management services for UN agencies, iNGOs and governments worldwide. See our most remarkable milestones.
iMMAP was born as an independent unit under VVAF (Vietnam Veterans of America Foundation). iMMAP shifted its focus from landmines to Information Management in Health, Food Security, WASH, Nutrition, and Protection.
Humanitarian Information Management
iMMAP supports the establishment of the UN's Humanitarian Information Management Centre in Iraq, Mine Action Coordination Centre and National Mine Action Authority.
Disaster Relief Operations in Asia-Pacific
Tsunamis and earthquakes devastated much of Southeast Asia and Pakistan. iMMAP supported relief efforts by assisting in surveying hazardous and safe routes for transportation, and supplies.
iMMAP Becomes Non-Profit
iMMAP incorporated as a not-for-profit 501 c3 organization, headquartered in Washington D.C. with country offices in South Asia, South East Asia, Middle East and North Africa, West Africa and South America.
First iMMAP Team
The iMMAP team formed in Washington D.C., to lead the first internationally coordinated effort combining information management, sociology, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology expanding beyond humanitarian mine action to the broader relief and international development arena. Since then, iMMAP has been a pioneering humanitarian organization, leading the way towards the effective use of information management practices and principles in service to the world's most vulnerable populations.
Launch of iMMAP France
iMMAP FRANCE registered as an NGO. iMMAP FRANCE is headquartered in Marseille, France
United Nations´ Official Partner
iMMAP established an official Standby Partnership with the United Nations, to rapidly deploy staff and equipment to support emergency operations.
Regional Food Security Program
iMMAP established first joint implementation with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on The Regional Food Security Analysis Network (RFSAN).
iMMAP US and iMMAP France Join Forces
Since September 1, iMMAP based in the United States and iMMAP FRANCE are affiliated under the name iMMAP. This allows both organizations to align their strategies, skills, resources, and goals.
Current iMMAP Presence
By 2018, iMMAP is present worldwide, in countries such as Afghanistan, Colombia, Ethiopia, Iraq, Jordan, Nigeria, Syria, and Yemen, in addition to USA and France headquarters.