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ILMS starts at the FAO in Rome
Under the auspices of the United Nations, the inaugural International Land Measurement Standards Coalition meeting was held at Food and Agriculture Organization Headquarters in Rome on Thursday 09th and Friday 10th June. There were 25 participants which is really wonderful and a credit to the global land survey profession's willingness to work and collaborate for the good of all.
Land measurement standards are a complex but important subject. There is a real opportunity to make land professionals part of the solution of many issues the world is facing. It suffices to think about the land based investment, tenure security, underlying geoinformation and rapid urbanisation issues and the need to have standards in this feeld..
During the meeting, the CLGE has presented the scope of this coalition and the meeting has ended with the signing of the International Land Measurement Standards Coalition Declaration.
During the FIG Congress in Istanbul, the Forum of Regional Bodies has met for the third time.... read more
Due to weather conditions, the World Bank was closed on 21 March 2018. However, the plann... read more
On 29 January, CLGE and OGE have gathered the so called Paris Round Table. About 30 profe... read more
For the first time, CLGE organizes the Global Surveyors' Day, together with the American NSPS and... read more