Pan African Network for a Geological Information System (PANGIS)

Réseau panafricain pour un système d'information géologique

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History

1988, by International Centre for Training and Exchanges in the Geosciences (CIFEG).

Aims

Facilitate collection, dissemination and transfer of scientific and technical information (STI) in the field of earth sciences in Africa and enhance its availability; provide decision-makers with decision-aid tools and African geoscientists with a modern information search and analysis tool, through knowledge and effective management of available geological information.

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Activities

Assists African geological surveys wishing to restructure their geoscientific information and supplement their library resources with documents held or produced by Northern institutions. Phase 1: dissemination of a standardized bibliographic data management system; Phase 2 (from 1995): methodology and tools for management of factual and digital geological data. Organizes workshops and trainings in bibliographic data management.

Structure

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Financing

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 2 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 1 non-governmental organizations.
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Information Services

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Members

Members in 31 countries
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Type I Classification

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Subjects *

  • Geology
    • Geology
  • Information
    • Information
  • Cybernetics
    • Systems

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

UIA Org ID

F0908

Last News Received

11. Jan 2005
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