Spatial data infrastructure developing trends and challenges
Administrators and politicians are beginning to recognize spatial information as a national re source as well as a part of the basic infrastructure that needs to be efficiently coordinated and managed in the interest of ...
The geoinformation industry in Africa : prospects and potentials: Craig A. Schwabe
What has been attempted in this paper is to create a framework within which the prospects and potentials of the geoinformation industry could be discussed. An overview has been provided of the issues and challenges that ...
Poverty Mapping for Selected African Countries
This is the first attempt by the Economic and Social Policy Division (ESPD) to present “Poverty Maps” for a number of African countries (eleven). The data for the maps were collected from various sources. An attempt has ...
The status of cartographic activities in Ethiopia
The Ethiopian Mapping Authority (EMA) is a government organization with the responsibility for surveying, mapping and remote sensing activities in Ethiopia. EMA has the task of producing basic geoinformation for a vast ...
Thème: contribution de la télédétection et du système d'information géographique au repérage spatial de l'offre de soins publique et privée dans les zones urbaines du bénin: cas de la ville de Cotonou
L'offre de soins privée s'est alors développée considérablement ces dernières années au Bénin, particulièrement en zone urbaine mais aussi de plus en plus en zone rurale ou semi urbaine. La mise en œuvre de cette offre de ...
Memo on the need to build an African regional geographic database
Reliable and timely geographic information empowers the user to better document current conditions and to monitor what is happening; to draw from past experience so as to improve on future performances, and; to establish ...
Sub-committee on geoinformation / draft provisional annotated agenda/ using geoinformatin in knowledge-based societies
Summaries of national reports covering progress made by the countries in the development of national capabilities in the field of cartography, remote sensing and geographic information systems, and highlighting the status ...
Sub-committee on geoinformation
The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) is a non-governmental international organization, devoted to the development of international cooperation for the advancement of knowledge, research, ...