Curriculum Overview for Advanced Spatial Data Mgmt. Training in Trinidad (Feb 18-23, 2013)

    Overview of objectives and expectation for the Advanced Spatial Data Management Training from February 18th to 23rd, 2013 in Trinidad and Tobago.


    In collaboration with the University of the West Indies (UWI), Trinidad and Tobago, the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) and the World Bank’s Latin America and Caribbean Region Disaster Risk Management and Urban Development (LCSDU) Unit, an Advanced Spatial Data Management Training will take place from February 18th to the 23rd, 2013 at Department of Geomatics and Land Engineering at the St. Augustine campus. The one-week training will provide an in-depth understanding of spatial data management and aims to foster knowledge and technical skills to effectively use national and regional data management practices.  This will help in integrating the GeoNode platform to manage, share, and increase the use of geospatial data to improve decision-making processes for disaster risk reduction measures in the Caribbean.