The ICSC World Data System (WDS) goals;
- Enable universal and equitable access to quality-assured scientific data, data services, products and information
- Ensure long term data stewardship
- Foster compliance to agreed-upon data standards and conventions
- Provide mechanisms to facilitate and improve access to data and data products
The WDS International Programme Office (WDS-IPO) was established in NICT where Dr Mustapha MOKRANE, Executive Drector, has started to work for since March 2011.