FIG News FeedNews from International Federation of Surveyors FIG web site www.fig.neten7/27/2021http://www.fig.net/news/index.aspFIG Commission 2 and 7 meetings 2021https://fig.net/news/news_2021/07_com2-7annual_meetings.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/07_com2-7annual_meetings.asp7/22/2021 9:39:09 AMThe meetings and event will be held at the University of Melbourne 20-23 September 2021 with the theme "Mapping the future of land administration"

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6th Young Surveyors Event - reporthttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_6ys_event.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_6ys_event.asp7/20/2021 4:47:10 PMOver two days the 6YSCe was held in four regional programmes covering the Africa and European Region, the South American Region, the North American Region, and the Asia and the Pacific Region.

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New Book: Leadership Transitions in Universitieshttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/07_book-leadership_transistions_in_universities.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/07_book-leadership_transistions_in_universities.asp7/20/2021 12:20:09 PMPrimarily written for university leaders, but also thought-provoking and useful for others, this book combines expert knowledge, experience and reflections from senior leaders to distil collective leadership experiences

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New book: Why INEGIhttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/07_inegi-book.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/07_inegi-book.asp7/20/2021 11:59:00 AMFIG office has received this book from our Mexican member INEGI - the National Institute of Statistics and Geography, Mexico. Download the book.

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FIG e-Working Week 2021 - reporthttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/07_FIG-e-WW_report.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/07_FIG-e-WW_report.asp7/14/2021 10:21:44 PMWell, now we have also tried this - a fully online event, and what an event, with networking opportunities, 80 sessions and many other activities.

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FIG General Assembly 2021 report - first virtual everhttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_GA-report.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_GA-report.asp7/1/2021 8:22:25 AMGeneral Assembly 2021 was held over four sessions each with various themes. Read here about the decisions and (re)watch the recordings

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New FIG Publication on Water Governance Challenges in Africahttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_pub77_africa_water_governance.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_pub77_africa_water_governance.asp7/1/2021 7:29:25 AMThis FIG Report, which is no 77 in the series of FIG Publications is prepared by FIG Commission 8 - Spatial Planning and Development; Working Group 8.5 on African Water Governance.

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FIG General Assembly approves changes to upcoming FIG Conferenceshttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_fig_future_conferences.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_fig_future_conferences.asp6/30/2021 11:24:34 AMFIG Congress 2022 has been moved to Warsaw, Congress 2026 will be in Cape Town, Working Week 2025 in Brisbane... Confused? Read on

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Meet the three FIG Vice President Candidateshttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_vp_candidates.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_vp_candidates.asp6/13/2021 11:49:18 PMSee their intro videos and read more about Kwame Tenadu, Mohammad Mamman Kabir and Mikael Lilje

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Summer school and Commission 3 + 8 workshop in Italyhttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_italy_summer-school-com3-8.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/06_italy_summer-school-com3-8.asp6/3/2021 8:23:54 PMA workshop on Spatial information management to optimize spatial planning and sustainable development is held together with the Italian Summer school

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FIG General Assembly Agenda 2021https://fig.net/news/news_2021/05_ga_agenda.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/05_ga_agenda.asp5/13/2021 11:56:57 AMThis online General Assembly is a unique opportunity for all interested to attend and to get an insight in FIG. Ask questions and comment in advance and attend the four sessions.

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FIG Foundation celebrates 20th anniversayhttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/05_foundation_celebration_20_years.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/05_foundation_celebration_20_years.asp5/11/2021 7:26:20 AMOn 11 May 2001, FIG Foundation was established. President John Hohol encourages you to celebrate this day with us.

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Land and cadastral reform in Lebanonhttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/04_lebanon_land-reform.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/04_lebanon_land-reform.asp4/24/2021 11:20:52 AMA major project reform in Lebanon at the cadaster and land register department level has started with the support and cooperation of the French development agency and the expertise of France - FEXTE project

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Global Geodesy Forum - 22 April 2021https://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_global-geodesy-forum.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_global-geodesy-forum.asp3/29/2021 9:04:39 AMTitled “The Power of Where: The Value of Geodesy to Society”, and with an amazing panel of global ambassadors and experts, the Global Geodesy Forum will highlight the important role geodesy has in providing safer and more resilient communities

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Happy World Surveyors Day 2021 from the VCSP!https://fig.net/news/news_2021/vcsp_globalsurveyorsday.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/vcsp_globalsurveyorsday.asp3/23/2021 10:53:49 AMThe VCSP is currently seeking funding for upcoming projects, please enjoy this video where the VCSP teams explain how your donation can make a difference

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Happy Global Surveyors Dayhttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_surveyors_day.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_surveyors_day.asp3/21/2021 10:29:07 AMOn this day, celebrate the indespensable work surveyors continue to undertake all over the globe and share with us your national and regional initiatives

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Registration has opened...https://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_ww-registration-open.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_ww-registration-open.asp3/12/2021 10:13:42 AMFIG e-Working Week will take place virtually 20-25 June 2021. Check the special offer to FIG Members.

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Reflections from the VCSP Wisdom Workshop, January 2021https://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_vcsp_wisdom_workshop.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_vcsp_wisdom_workshop.asp3/8/2021 10:01:47 AM125 young and ‘seasoned’ surveyors from 44 countries from around the world attended the Wisdom Workshop hosted by the Volunteer Community Surveyor Program (VCSP).

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Apply now: Nature Research Awards for Driving Global Impacthttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_nature-research-award.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/03_nature-research-award.asp3/3/2021 10:53:25 PMNature Award for Driving Global Impact was launched with the aim of championing researchers who are striving towards the achievement of one or more of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

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FIG General Assembly 2021https://fig.net/news/news_2021/02_ga-announcement.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/02_ga-announcement.asp3/1/2021 12:22:52 PMSave the dates: 20 and 25 June 2021 for the virtual FIG General Assembly 2021 which will be a different experience.

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Ready to support Young Surveyors as a Mentor?https://fig.net/news/news_2021/02_vcsp-mentor.asphttps://fig.net/news/news_2021/02_vcsp-mentor.asp3/1/2021 11:56:53 AM- or know someone who might be interested in this? Are you no longer a young surveyor, but want to give back to the surveying industry? Then read on...

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