World Data Center

World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development (hereinafter, the WDC-Ukraine) has been working in Ukraine since 2006 as a full-member of the World Data System (WDS) of the International Science Council (ISC). WDC-Ukraine specializes on providing interdisciplinary research of complex systems of different nature.

The WDC-Ukraine activities are focused on arrangements for access of Ukrainian scientific community to global information resources of the ISC in Earth Sciences, Planetary and Space Physics and relevant related disciplines, as well as the collection and storage of global and regional data with significant value for research in the field of Sustainable Development and managerial decision-making.

WDC-Ukraine activities includes decision making support for long-term issues of society development in terms of its sustainability; informational support for estimations of sustainable development perspectives and implementation of sustainable development concept in higher education, business and politics.

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Foresight COVID-19: transition to the phase of pandemic attenuation


During the third decade of May 2020, a new trend of slow attenuation of the coronavirus pandemic began to take shape, when the number of recovered people per day, in general, began to exceed the number of infected. The fourth foresight research of the World Data Center "Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development" is devoted to the study of the features of this (third) phase of slow attenuation of the disease.

The results of the study "Foresight COVID-19: transition to the phase of pandemic attenuation" were published on the WDC-Ukraine website on May 30, 2020.

В Офісі Президента України зацікавились науковими розробками КПІ


У Київському політехнічному інституті ім. Ігоря Сікорського відбулася зустріч керівництва університету з уповноваженим президента із земельних питань Романом Лещенком. Представник глави держави висловив зацікавленість розробками науковців Світового центру даних з геоінформатики та сталого розвитку. Зокрема, аналізом просторових даних у сфері землекористування й оціненням сільськогосподарського потенціалу України.



The results of a new study «Foresight COVID-19: Regional Context» is presented today wich is a part of the research of the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development team to forecast the spreading risk of SARS-CoV-2 in Ukraine  "Foresight COVID-19: impact on economy and society