Geographic information system

  • Executing agency: UN/DESA Division for Public Economics and Public Administration
  • Senior advisor: Mrs. Najet Karaborni
  • Start date: 1 January 2000
  • Total budget: USD 39,890

This is a UNDESA Support for Technical Services type of project that, at the request of the UNDP Office in Ethiopia carried out a technical review of the Geographic Information System (GIS) component of the sub-programme "Implementation of the Strategic Action Plan for Regional Developmen" of the programme on "Capacity Development for Public Policy and Management". This technical review focus on the use of GIS as a tool for regional planning, decentralisation and local development.