Objective The aim of the LINZ strategy study was to determine the future direction of LINZ in respect of topographic database and mapping production. Project description The review included consideration of the future role of the public sector in this activity, the investment and policy intervention logic, organisational structure impacts, international best practice, process rationalisation, […]
INSPIRE Programme, Joint Research Council, European Commission: Development of Interoperability Standards for Address Data
The project involved the implementation of the European Union INSPIRE programme, a data specification for a series of fundamental data themes sufficient for each member state to be able to supply data without new capture being required. The specification was to be developed using the Unified Modelling Language (UML) by a team of experts drawn […]
This study examined the feasibility of adding location information to the Somali HMIS using GIS. The final report outlined the added value and related risks of integrating GIS into HMIS; presented case studies highlighting important lessons from the use of GIS in health service planning in similar contexts elsewhere in the world; detailed the existing […]
Andrew Coote recently presented a keynote at a workshop organised by Kartverket (Norway) in Lopota (Georgia). The topic was the United Nations “Integrated Geospatial Information Framework” initiative, which is designed to provide best practice guidance on implementation of National Spatial Data Infrastructures. This short video (90 seconds) provides an introduction.