UNSDI (United Nations Spatial Data Infrastructure) in collaboration with InaSDI have conducted the pilot project of Gazetteer Framework for Social Protection.

posting date: 30 Apr 2013

In this regard, UNSDI have appointed CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) to be the executor of the project. The MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) of this cooperation had been signed in New York, by the Head of BIG and representative from CSIRO. In this project, the Indonesian geographical names data will be displayed in the form of Gazetteer web-based and linked to the spatial data from the displayed areas. This web-based gazetteer web-based or e-Gazetteer will be very easily accessible from all parts of the world and will be beneficial in disseminating information on social vulnerability, disaster, social protection, and such.