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  • Stefania MORRONE
    Starting from the INSPIRE glossary definition of what a ‘dataset’ is, this page aims at collecting implementation issues related to the setup of WFS 2.0 services for INSPIRE datasets reported through TC...
  • Stefania MORRONE
    Stefania MORRONE created a page Usability of INSPIRE data
    This page aims at collecting usability issues related to the use of INSPIRE data reported through TC discussions. The issue 'Status' reports whether the issue has currently been solved or not. This page is read-only,  should you...
  • Stefania MORRONE
    Stefania MORRONE created a page Orientation of polygons counter-clockwise
    GML encoding asks for orientation of the surface boundary to be consistent with the upward normal i.e. exterior boundary counter-clockwise and interior boundaries clockwise. This because GML 3.2.1 standard directly refers the ISO...
  • Enrico Iredi
    Enrico Iredi uploaded the file GML Example ManagementRestrictionOrRegulationZone (am)
    gml file now etf valid
  • Stefania MORRONE
    Stefania MORRONE replied on the discussion topic PS: Suppressing Geometry Information
    Dear all, it is now not possible to include sites without geometry in the new CDDA. Reason behind is that statistics are done mainly on the spatial data and also WDPA excludes sites without spatial geometry, so it is not relevant for CDDA... view reply
  • Stefania MORRONE
    Dear all, same topic is addressed by https://themes.jrc.ec.europa.eu/discussion/view/159705/hb-and-sd-geospatial-reference-units TC discussion. Therefore I am closing this discussion. Please use abovementioned link to post possible... view reply
  • Stefania MORRONE
    Dear all, the INSPIRE registry now also supports references to externally defined values for the codelist  http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/Natura2000AndEmeraldBio-geographicalRegionClassificationValue In accordance to the code list... view reply
  • Iurie MAXIM
    Iurie MAXIM replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Hi, Thank you Thorsten for clarification. What you wrote is exactly in the sense that I expected. Indeed once the GDPR come into force (and actually before) it seems that a lot of changes were expected but did not occurred most... view reply
  • Thorsten REITZ
    Thorsten REITZ replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Hi Iurie, obviously, I am not a Lawyer, and even lawyers seem to give widely ranging answers on GDPR topics - from super careful to super vague I've heard it all by now. However I got to spend a lot of time in the past weeks on this whole... view reply
  • Iurie MAXIM
    Iurie MAXIM replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Just found the ”Guidelines for public administrations on location privacy” prepared by European Union Location Framework in... view reply
  • Thorsten REITZ
    Thorsten REITZ replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Hi All, One thing that shouldn't be forgotten in the context of others using the contact metadata is that..: 1.) The purpose of the metadata itself is to allow others to get in contact with the responsible person for that data set or... view reply
  • Iurie MAXIM
    Iurie MAXIM replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Hi all, Thank you Dara you for clarifications. It is much more clear now, at least to me.  I would like to develop a little bit your second point, namely ”2) GDPR - Under GDPR your email, including work email , is considered... view reply
  • Dara KEOGH
    Dara KEOGH replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Hi Kathi, All,   I am currently working with ELISE in helping to understand and highlight the change in the definition of personal data in GDPR to include location data. I saw this group and thread so I have jumped in to make a small... view reply
  • Giacomo MARTIRANO
    Giacomo MARTIRANO replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Dear Iurie, I would not recommend to adopt solutions that ultimately decrease the overall level of transparency of the information provided in the metadata. Again, IMHO, an action to be taken by the responsible persons of the National... view reply
  • Iurie MAXIM
    Iurie MAXIM replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Hi all, Thank you all for info. I had a look at the documents related to GDPR that were sugested. I would not touch at this stage the geospatial data required by INSPIRE in relation with the GDPR because no data theme include personal data as... view reply
  • Katharina SCHLEIDT
    Katharina SCHLEIDT replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Hi Ray, all, very glad that this discussion is finally out in the open! (though again illustrates why we need cross-thematic discussions, this discussion has almost nothing to do with the biodiv Cluster!) To your statement "Remember:... view reply
  • Raymond BOGUSLAWSKI
    Raymond BOGUSLAWSKI replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Dear All The ELISE location privacy guidance from 2016 touched on GDPR and outlined actions for data publishers.  ELISE has a current action on 'GDPR and location data' which is reviewing preparations and discussing issues with... view reply
  • Vlado CETL
    Vlado CETL replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Dear all, there is currently ongoing work on study regarding location data and GDPR under ELISE action. You can find on the web page also a publication from 2016: EULF Guidelines for public administrations on location privacy... view reply
  • Iurie MAXIM
    Iurie MAXIM replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Thank you Thorsten for sharing the document, it is useful in this stage. Thank you Kathi and Giacomo for pointing that GDPR in conjunction with INSPIRE is not so trivial. Not sure that MS and data/service providers appointed... view reply
  • Giacomo MARTIRANO
    Giacomo MARTIRANO replied on the discussion topic GDPR & INSPIRE Directive
    Dear all, I would say that at least the Data Protection Officers in charge of the privacy policies used by the national geoportals should update these policies to GDPR rules. And it seems not so trivial ... view reply
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