Geographic Information Systems

A geographic information system (GIS) is a conceptualized framework that provides the ability to capture and analyze spatial and geographic data. GIS applications (or GIS apps) are computer-based tools that allow the user to create interactive queries (user-created searches), store and edit spatial and non-spatial data, analyze spatial information output, and visually share the results of these operations by presenting them as maps.Geographic information science (or, GIScience)—the scientific study of geographic concepts, applications, and systems—is commonly initialized as GIS, as well.Geographic information systems are utilized in multiple technologies, processes, techniques and methods. It is attached to various operations and numerous …

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IRENA: International Renewable Energy Agency · 11 June 2024 English

Renewable energy, energy access

access, the analysis incorporates a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) model based on open-access geospatial


World Bank Group · 4 June 2024 English

surveillance and management, including Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Consultancy CQS 15-Jan-20 15-Jan-21


World Bank Group · 4 June 2024 English

surveillance and management, including Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Consultancy CQS 15-Jan-20 15-Jan-21


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

This advisory document provides a green-growth framework for Bangladesh to achieve high-level objectives identified in the Bangladesh Country Partnership Framework for fiscal years 2023–2027 and the country’s goal of reaching …

Institute GHG Greenhouse Gas GIS Geographic Information Systems GITA Green-Investment Tax Allowance


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

equipment such as leak detection, geographic information systems (GIS), new commercial and billing system


World Bank Group · 1 June 2024 English

In order to avoid the worst impacts of climate change, offshore wind will need to make an increasing contribution to the global effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line …

sensitivity mapping approaches. • Strong geographic information systems (GIS) capabilities (the SenMap process


ERIA: Economic Research Institute for ASEAN & East Asia · 31 May 2024 English

ERIA Discussion Paper 2024-06, No. 513

the growing use of remote sensing and geographic information systems (GIS) for disaster risk assessment


AU: African Union · 30 May 2024 English

The importance of co-design and co-delivery of transformative restoration, resilience, and development practices and processes emerging from inclusion and leadership of women and youth is also central to this document. …

participatory mapping and analysis, Geographic Information Systems and spatial data, restoration planning


ITU: International Telecommunications Union · 28 May 2024 English

How is the UN using artificial intelligence? This report — a joint effort between ITU and 46 UN agencies and bodies — lists and analyzes 408 projects across the UN …

Strong Institutions • Resource: GIS (Geographic Information Systems) operations • Challenges: Timeframe


World Bank Group · 28 May 2024 English

reap the benefits of digitization and geographic information systems to improve assets registry and their


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