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 Council for Science (ICSU). 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 ICSU 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.

News & Events

The use of quadrocopter platforms in the management of territories

30.08.2018

The staff of the Laboratory for GIS of the World Data Center for Geoinformatics and Sustainable Development conducted a series of pilot flights to obtain the data for monitoring the state and improving the management of urban areas.

The first meeting of the National nomination committee of Ukraine on the Nobel Sustainability Trust

23.04.2018

The National nomination committee of Ukraine for the Nobel Sustainability Trust was created on the basis of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute. This, as well as it's tasks, was discussed at the first meeting that took place in the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine on April 23, 2018. The meeting was hosted by academician Boris Paton, President of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

Attention! Competition of our partners

09.04.2018

Patent Bureau "Dr. Emil Benatov and Partners" announced a competition for the award of Dr. Emil Benatov for the inventors from Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute.