Gazetteers and frameworks for information

Project Details


The project's special expertise lies in the integration of geographical information with other heritage sector content, and into frameworks based on open standards including those of the Open GIS Consortium.
Effective start/end date1/10/01 → …


  • Leverhulme Trust: £85,794.00
  • Frederick Soddy Trust: £13,094.00
  • Frederick Soddy Trust: £13,453.00
  • Frederick Soddy Trust: £13,903.00
  • European Commission: £134,625.00
  • The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation: £2,715.00
  • The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation: £6,174.00
  • Arts & Humanities Research Council: £80,217.00

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


  • gazetteer
  • ontology
  • administrative unit
  • place names


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