Integrating watershed and coastal areas management in the Caribbean small island developing states

Integrating watershed and coastal areas management in the Caribbean small island developing states

The capacity needs assessment examined the functions, procedures, products, data, tools and human resources available in each agency and uses this information to determine GIS and Information and Communications Technology (ICT) requirements in relation to the performance of the functions of the agency.

The assessment provides the basis for the conceptual design of a road map to guide the effective development and use of GIS for IWCAM in the wider Caribbean.

According to this rapid assessment of GIS capacity in the Caribbean, the state of GIS capacity varies across the Caribbean, from country to country, as well as within each country. At the regional level, different countries vary in their experiences with and applications of GIS.

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