From June 29th to July 2rd, experts from Department of Remote Sensing, Würzburg University, met colleagues of the LaVaCCA project from KRASS, SIC-ICWC, and Al´Farabi University, at the office of KRASS in Urgench, Uzbekistan. During this meeting, the second R/GIS course was done in the scope of LaVaCCA´s capacity building program. This course and aimed… Read More


After the kick-off meeting of the Volkswagen Foundation funded LaVaCCA project in Almaty, an intensive R/GIS training was held in the GIS lab of the Al ́Farabi Kazakh National University, organized and led by staffers from the Department of Remote Sensing, Würzburg University. Young scientific staffers, post-docs and PhD students as well as invited guests… Read More


The State University of Urgench (UrDU) in Uzbekistan in cooperation with the ZEF/UNESCO project and the University of Würzburg organized an advanced practical training on modern Geographic Information Systems (GIS) techniques and remote sensing (RS) methodology from September 5th to September 14th, 2011. The training was open to staff members from UrDU as well as… Read More