Application of remote-sensing technology for coastal zone management

  • Executing agency: UN/DESA Division for Sustainable Development
  • Start date: 1 January 2000
  • Partners: General Department of Land Administration, Remote Sensing Center, Office of Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), European Space Agency (ESA)
  • Total budget: USD 59,255

The purpose of this project is to contribute to the improvement of coastal management through the strengthening of national capactity, with the application of remote sensing technology using ERS1 and SPOT data to establish geographic information systems for the management and the development of the Vietnamese coastal zones.