With the aim of facilitating better decision making through the use and application of geospatial technologies, CGIS-UR is an inter-faculty unit that provides support for research and teaching in GIS and Remote Sensing. CGIS -UR covers the following research themes:

  1. Environment and Climate Change
  2. Geo-informatics
  3. Land Administration Management and Society
  4. ​Natural Resources Management
  5. Urban and Regional planning

Welcome note

GIS and RS are tools needed by many if not all. Come to us and we will share with you our experiances and discoveries we have aquired in more than 15 years of working with spatial data.

How to Reach Us

Based in Loiret Building opposite (the newly built) Huye bus station.

CGIS-UR is located in Southern Province of Rwanda near the National Museum of Rwanda. 

What is GIS?

“GIS is an integrated system of computer hardware, software, and trained personnel linking topographic, demographic, utility, facility, image and other resource data that is geographically referenced.” ~ NASA

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