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Resource Basic Information
  Resource Id: urn:geoss:csr:resource:urn:uuid:f3602268-ea03-4ff1-86af-f22bd41e3a31
  Name: UNEP GEO Data Portal - WMS
  Abbreviation: UNEP GEO Data Portal - WMS
  Description: The GEO Data Portal is the authoritative source for data sets used by UNEP and its partners in the Global Environment Outlook (GEO) report and other integrated environment assessments. Its online database holds more than 500 different variables, as national, subregional, regional and global statistics or as geospatial data sets (maps), covering themes like Freshwater, Population, Forests, Emissions, Climate, Disasters, Health and GDP. Display them on-the-fly as maps, graphs, data tables or download the data in different formats. By using the GetCapabilities request, one can see the whole list of available data layers.
  GEO Member or Participating Organisation :
UNEP : United Nations Environment Programme
  Responsible Organisation: UNEP/DEWA/GRID-Europe
  Resource Information URL: http://geodata.grid.unep.ch/webservices/
  Resource Interface URL: http://ede.grid.unep.ch:8080/geoserver/ows?service=wms&version=1.3.0&request=GetCapabilities
Resource Contact Information
  Contact Name: Stefan Schwarzer
  Contact Email: stefan.schwarzer@unepgrid.ch
Resource Category
  analysisVisualization
Societal Benefit Areas
  Agriculture
  Biodiversity
  Climate
  Disasters
  Ecosystems
  Energy
  Health
  Water
  Weather
Resource Status
  continuousOperation
GEOSS Data Core
  N/A
Ontology Reference
  No Ontology Information Available
Standard Classification
  N/A
Standard Supportive
  OpenGIS Web Map Service (WMS) 1.3 Implementation Specification
  ISO 19115:2003 Geographic information -- Metadata
Last Update Date
  2016-06-27
Date Modified
  2012-03-30