World Data Center

WDC-Ukraine is a part of World Data Center System of the International Council of Science (ICSU), and acts according to the “WDC System Guide”.

Among the basic tasks of WDC-Ukraine there is collection, handling and storage of science data and giving access to it for usage both in science research and study process. That include contemporary tutoring technologies and resources of e-libraries and archives; remote access to own information resources for the wide circle of scientists from the universities and science institutions of Ukraine.

Events

Seminar on Remote Sensing of the Earth

02.12.2014

December 2, a seminar on remote sensing of the Earth was held in NTUU “KPI”. It was dedicated to modern methods and perspectives for monitoring the Earth from space, that is, ensuring continuous reception from satellites complex data on the state of its natural resources, land use, the weather situation in certain regions and others.

Ukrainian-Canadian Forum “Interaction of Post Secondary Institutions, Government and the Private Sector for Sustainable Development”

30.10.2014

On 30th - 31st October, 2014 the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development participated in the Ukrainian-Canadian Forum “Interaction of Post Secondary Institutions, Government and the Private Sector for Sustainable Development” held at the National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”. A delegation from University of Winnipeg, which was introduced by vice-presidents of the University headed by Neil Besner, and the embassy representatives headed by the Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine Roman Waschuk represented the Canadian side.

Development of the project «Laying the Foundation for a Spatial Data Infrastructure: Building Capacity within the Ukrainian Government to Support Sustainable Economic Growth»

02.09.2014

Under the project “Laying the Foundation for a Spatial Data Infrastructure: Building Capacity within the Ukrainian Government to Support Sustainable Economic Growth” Professor Dave Cake from Vancouver Island University (Canada) paid a visit to the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development.