Welcome to the Montserrat Government Data Portal, a community-driven catalogue of data for the island of Montserrat managed by the GIS Centre.


The project for the realisation of the data portal received financial support from the UK Government. Funding were managed by the Joint Nature Conservation Committee: https://jncc.gov.uk/ [project grant C18-0356-1270]

The South Atlantic Environmental Research Institute https://south-atlantic-research.org/ participated to the project and provided technical support for the design, development and implementation of the data portal through its Information Management System and GIS Data Centre https://www.south-atlantic-research.org/research/data-science/.

Project members: Larvern Rogers-Ryan (Government of Montserrat - GIS manager), Carl Cilenti (JNCC-IT Services Manager), iLaria Marengo (SAERI-GIS specialit and data manager), pb Echevarria (SAERI-GIS specialit and data manager), Andrew Brooks (University of Dundee-software engineer)

Open Source:

The data portal is powerd by CKAN https://ckan.org/, the world’s leading open-source data portal platform. CKAN is a complete out-of-the-box software solution that makes data accessible and usable – by providing tools to streamline publishing, sharing, finding and using data (including storage of data and provision of robust dataAPIs). CKAN is aimed at data publishers (national and regional governments, companies and organizations) wanting to make their data open and available.

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