Sustainable development and geospatial information: a strategic framework for integrating a global policy agenda into national geospatial capabilities

@article{Scott2017SustainableDA,
  title={Sustainable development and geospatial information: a strategic framework for integrating a global policy agenda into national geospatial capabilities},
  author={Greg Scott and Abbas Rajabifard},
  journal={Geo-spatial Information Science},
  year={2017},
  volume={20},
  pages={59-76}
}
  • Greg Scott, Abbas Rajabifard
  • Published in
    Geo-spatial Information…
    2017
  • Computer Science, Geography
  • AbstractThe 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development provides a new global policy to guide the way countries collectively manage and transform the social, economic, and environmental dimensions of people and the planet over the next 15 years. Achieving sustainable development presents all countries and the global policy community with a set of significant development challenges that are almost entirely geographic in nature. Many of the issues impacting sustainable development can be analyzed… CONTINUE READING

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