China puts geospatial data system on the map
China has established a national emergency geospatial data system to provide first-responders with detailed maps within two hours after a disaster, a senior official said. At the Chengdu Forum on United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management in the capital of Sichuan province, government leaders and prominent geologists and land surveyors discussed how any effective disaster response starts with a map.
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