Project Code: STATE-TJK-100

GIS analysis of building trends and city redevelopment in Dushanbe

Project Title GIS analysis of building trends and city redevelopment in Dushanbe
Project Summary The Embassy would like a student to look at historic and current satellite image data to create a narrative/model of the city of Dushanbe’s city redevelopment.
Country Tajikistan
Agency Department of State
DoS Office N/A
Post DUSHANBE
Section MGMT
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

The city of Dushanbe is re-building vast swaths of the city at a pretty fast rate. The mission would like someone to do an analysis of what trends can be seen as to what parts of the city have already been rebuilt, where is the concentration of construction and where will be the best place to buy/rent land in future based on those trends.
• specific knowledge and skills desired; GIS background

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Data analysis
Additional Information

Please see 19 Dushanbe 71 for more background