INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Republic of Turkey Ministry of Environment and Urbanization Directorate General of Geographic Information Systems

LMO Description
Organisation: 
Republic of Turkey Ministry of Environment and Urbanization Directorate General of Geographic Information Systems
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • register a project to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    National
    Within national boundaries of the Republic of Turkey
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>GD of GIS is Turkey's GIS authority. It is responsible from establishment of NSDI of Turkey.</p>
    Main Activities: 
    - Establishment of NSDI - Standardization and dissemination of GIS and Urban Information Systems