The main aim of the division is to promote the national agenda of sustainable development, based on the partnerships with national and international institutions and key GIS partners in applications related to water resources (surface and ground), engineering applications of water-related issues, archaeological and population applications.
The general strategy of the Division is as follows:
To use / develop remote sensing technology, geographic information systems and numerical models in applications related to water resources (surface and ground), engineering, archaeological and population applications
To provide technical consultations for decision makers, government and private sectors.
To develop water resources geo-information system.
To promote regional and international cooperation in the field of water resources (surface and ground), engineering, archaeological and population applications.
Salwa Farouk Khalil Elbeih
Professor, Acting Head of Engineering Applications and Water Division, Head of Engineering Applications Department, National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Sciences