Cartography

Cartography (; from Greek χάρτης chartēs, "papyrus, sheet of paper, map"; and γράφειν graphein, "write") is the study and practice of making maps. Combining science, aesthetics, and technique, cartography builds on the premise that reality (or an imagined reality) can be modeled in ways that communicate spatial information effectively. The fundamental objectives of traditional cartography are to: Set the map's agenda and select traits of the object to be mapped. This is the concern of map editing. Traits may be physical, such as roads or land masses, or may be abstract, such as toponyms or political boundaries. Represent the terrain …

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IRENA: International Renewable Energy Agency · 11 June 2024 English

Renewable energy, energy access

Support Team of the World Bank based on the Cartography Unit of the World Bank. The boundaries, colors Support Team of the World B6a0n0k based in the Cartography Unit of the World Bank. The boundaries, colors


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

In Yemen, women and girls face multiple obstacles that hinder progress toward gender equality and limit their economic participation. The ongoing conflict has devastated the lives, health, and economic prospects …

for designing and laying out the report, the cartography team for creating the maps, and K. Louise Demers


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

that affected the implementation of the census cartography and other major surveys that represented 85% master data files lost, including the digital cartography of the 2003 census. Remaining data needed to socioeconomics statistics through enhanced census cartography, production of the Living Conditions Survey including the enhanced Census Cartography (digital Census Cartography), Household Living Conditions target of 4. These include the digital census cartography, household living conditions survey, annual agricultural


World Bank Group · 31 May 2024 English

In Yemen, women and girls face multiple obstacles that hinder progress toward gender equality and limit their economic participation. The ongoing conflict has devastated the lives, health, and economic prospects …

for designing and laying out the report, the cartography team for creating the maps, and K. Louise Demers


EIGE: European Institute for Gender Equality · 30 May 2024 English

In the context of the achievement of EU commitments, goals and ob- green transition, a gender-responsive evaluation jectives under the ‘Better regulation’ frame- generates information that allows policymakers work, the …

surveys and made observations. 3)  Collaborative cartography. Night routes were analysed using a geolocation


Wyss Academy for Nature · 27 May 2024 English

Their incubators Locations/regions: The greater catch- focus on ecological and socio-economic systems, ment area of the Ewaso Ng’iro river in integrating technology and the diversification of central and northern Kenya, …

CO2-neutral tourism region 1 Global Targets Soil cartography 7 Biomass potential 4 2 12 Regional value chains


Wyss Academy for Nature · 27 May 2024 Spanish

Asimismo, más sostenible que equilibra la mejora de los medios de conocimientos tradicionales y científicos en un comprensión compartida de los problemas y dificulta- RECOFTC está presente en todos los …

CO2-neutral tourism region 1 Global Targets Soil cartography 7 Biomass potential 4 2 12 Regional value chains


World Bank Group · 17 May 2024 English

2008 has been fully adopted Sep/2027 Conduct cartography for housing and population census (Text) (Text)


World Bank Group · 7 May 2024 English

the methodology used for the National Forest Cartography (Cartografía Forestal Nacional). 22. “NDC”


EU: European Union · 7 May 2024 English

This report presents the discussions and outputs of the CEMS On-Demand Mapping Earthquake Workshop which was held on 15-16 November 2023. This report highlights the main points discussed at the …


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