About Us

Information Systems Services (ISS) is a company established with the aim of providing consultancy services in information systems technology. ISS is the pioneer GIS services provider in Ethiopia. Founded by two Ethiopian senior GIS experts in the year 1996, Information Systems Services PLC (ISS) became the first private company in Ethiopia to provide GIS services under all categories. Aster Solomon and Yohannes Debebe own and manage ISS. ISS leveraged its pioneer status to expand the usage of GIS tools across the nation. This meant recruiting and investing in new staff, partnering with the world's best in GIS and educating the public about the benefits of GIS. These efforts paid off with engagement in complex projects, training & software sales. ISS supports all its clients and maintains a long term relationship to meet their growing needs. ISS is and has been the undisputed market leader in Ethiopia. We however strive to grow the market and continue to maintain the quality of our value added GIS services Please get in touch to learn more about us. Address :We are at Suite 402, RIM SEVEN Bldg,In front of Civil Service University,CMC,Addis Ababa,Ethiopia,Telephone: (+251) 011-667-5977, (+251) 09-23513614.E-mail: info@iss-ethiopia.com Website : http://www.iss-ethiopia.com,For direction, use our what3words address : ///giving.backbacks.casino


Projects and Clients

ISS has successfully executed the following projects in the country enabling various organizations to benefit from the application of GIS.

  • Project:Ethiopia Civil Society Coalition for Scaling Up Nutrition GIS Database Development
    Client:Save the Children
  • Project:Trail Bridge Information System Establishment
    Client:Helvetas Ethiopia
  • Project: Ethiopia Performance Monitoring and Evaluation Services (EPMES), GIS support for USAID
    Client: Social Impact Inc for USAID
  • Project: GIS and Remote Sensing Support for the Integrated Land Use and Development Master Plan of Gambella Region
    Client: Horn of Africa Regional Environment Center and Network
  • Project: Integration of RALS (Rapid Assessment of learning Spaces) database with EMIS (Education Management Information system) database of Ministry of Education
    Client: UNICEF for Ministry of Education
  • Project: Comparative evaluation of High Resolution satellite imagery against Total Station for cadastral surveying and mapping of rural lands
    Client: ARD (USAID)
  • Project: AU Border Information System creation and customization Phase I
    Client: African Union / GTZ)
  • Project: Digitizing Administrative Maps
    Client: World Food Programme (WFP)
  • Project: Database Creation for the Regional Project Development Division (RPDD) in Ministry of Economic Development & Cooperation (MEDaC)
    Client: GTZ
  • Project: Establishing a database center in Sidama Zone
    Client:Sidama Development Corporation
  • Project: Establishing a Land Information System for the City of Mekele
    Client:Mekelle City Administration
  • Project: Establishing a Multipurpose Land Information System for the City of Dire Dawa
    Client:Dire Dawa City Administration
  • Project: Establishing a Land Information System for the City of Addis Abeba
    Client:Addis Abeba City Administration
  • Project: Feasibility study for the establishment of a database center in Sidama Zone
    Client: Irish Development Cooperation
  • Project:Urban Works and Development Bureau of Addis
    Client: Ababa City
  • Project: Waste Management and Urban Agriculture City Mapping in Dire Dawa City Administration
    Client:Research-inspired Policy Practice and Learning in Ethiopia (RiPPLE)
  • Project: Health Program Area Mapping
    Client:The Carter Center Ethiopia
  • Project: Kebele Survey for Rapid School Mapping Study of the Community-Based Basic Education Improvement Project
    Client:Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and Oromia Education Bureau (ManBU) Project
  • Project: Integration of digitized Wereda Administrative maps into Regional Geo-database of Oromya, SNNP, Gambella, Harrari & Dire Dawa Regions
    Client:World Food Programme (WFP)
  • Project: HIV program coverage map preparation for Oromiya, Amhara and SNNPR Regions
    Client:Family Health International (FHI), Ethiopia
  • Project: Digitizing topographic maps
    Client:CARE Ethiopia
  • Project: Distribution map production for Fair Trade Coffee Producers
    Client:Sidama Coffee Growers Association
  • Project: Preparing a Digital Atlas of Africa
    Client:DISD, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)
  • Project: Commercial Farming Area map production
    Client:MIDROC, Ethiopia
  • Project: Network specification and evaluation consultancy
    Client:Bahir Dar University
  • Project: Computer Network (LAN) installation and training
    Client:Bahir Dar University

Please contact us today to see how we can handle your project!