El Salvador MCDA

Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, or MCDA, is a useful methodology that can apply to many complex decisions.

Geographic Information Systems multi-criteria decision analysis GIS-MCDA consists of a method to convert and combine spatial data/geographical information and decision-makers criteria to attain evidence for a decision-making process. GIS capabilities are enhanced by MCDA procedures, techniques, and algorithms for structuring decision problems, to design, evaluate and prioritize alternatives.

Integration of GIS and MCDA provides a replicable model, improves communication between project participants or decision-makers, can offer a different perspective of problem and solution, helping to redefine initial specification and/or criteria.

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Author Soléne Masson
Maintainer Cristóbal Seoane
Version 1.0
Last Updated December 31, 2021, 18:31 (CST)
Created December 31, 2021, 18:31 (CST)
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