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Geographic Information System (GIS)

Addresses the use of Geographic Information System (GIS) in connection with, among others, local level data collection and survey work. Involves use of maps, including handmade maps (including as made by local people), topographical maps, and satellite images. Also targets Global Position System (GPS). Focuses on involving and training local people in using such tools.

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Geographic Information System (GIS)
On GIS. [access]
Social GIS (SGIS)
Social Geographic Information System (SGIS) is an approach and a methodology for doing data collection and surveys that integrates traditional approaches and use of GIS. [access]