The objective of the "Village Management Project" is to enable managers in villages and small population centres to develop maps and associated spreadsheets and databases to assist in management. . Most of this data would not normally be available without the carrying out of a census or other on the ground data collection exercise.All of the data is available free and the software used is open source. The preparation of data for spreadsheets or databases is somewhat more involved than the previous mapping activities and generally involves manipulating the "attribute" table of the mop. Step-by-step instructions are being prepared for linking to this page.