Training on GIS, Data and Mapping at East Kazakhstan DES

Center for Emergency Situations and Disaster Risk Reduction, in cooperation with the British NGO MapAction, provider of professional mapping services in the field of natural and technogenic emergencies, under the previously signed agreement on mutual cooperation and the 2019 Cooperation Plan is conducting a training on geographic information systems, data management and mapping for the employees of  the Department for Emergency Situations of Almaty, the East Kazakhstan, Pavlodar and Almaty regions  – Regional branches of the Committee for Emergency Situations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan.

As in the past, the main objective of this training is to familiarize employees with the geographic information systems, data management, and training in the field of mapping for the more detailed organization of work of the operational groups for the prevention and elimination of natural and man-made emergencies, followed by the adoption of the most efficient and optimal solutions.

Upon successful completion of the training participants, will receive internationally recognized certificates.