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MapAction at UNGGIM 12
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Data plays a crucial role for decision-makers when responding to #emergencies and planning projects. A seminar by Humanitarian Data Exchange on how #data can be made useful in the #humanitarian context.
Watch here: https://www.adrrn.net/activities/seminar-on-hdx/
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Our Chief Executive, @Liz_Hughes235 and one of @mapaction’s senior geospatial expert members, Alan Mills, are attending an international geospatial summit on Global Geospatial Information Management @UNGGIM 12.
Read more: http://ow.ly/G0a150K9O0i
Alan Mills of @mapaction setting out the complexity of geospatial data for disaster response - who, timing, nature, modality and purpose all impact what data is needed @UNGGIM #UNGGIM12
Interesting discussion at the panel on implementing national action plans for the Integrated Geospatial Information Framework @UNGGIM - who are the new data stakeholders? Good question! I can think of a few...
Happening now: @mapaction's Alan Mills is about to present and is on the panel of a @UNGGIM side event: Geospatial Information and Services for disasters.