Position name:Senior Remote Sensing and Land Cover Mapping Expert
Data content of the dataset
Theme: Road Infrastructures
Abstract:The full resolution dataset of towns was developed from data from the National Imagery and Mapping Agency (NIMA).
Lineage: The Towns dataset is part of the Multipurpose Africover Database for the Environmental Resources (MADE) which was produced
by the Africover Project to establish a digital georeferenced database on land cover at a 1:200,000 scale (1:100,000 for small countries
and specific areas), and a geographic referential for the whole of Africa including.
Geographic area name: GhanaGeographic extent
Spatial data structure of the dataset
Spatial data type (Format): ESRI Shapefile
Spatial reference of the dataset
Geographic coordinate system: WGS 1984
Availability and distribution of the dataset
Organisation: FAO - UN
Distribution media: Online
Distribution format: ESRI Shapefile, Digital map (in vector or shapefile)