FIG News FeedNews from International Federation of Surveyors FIG web site www.fig.neten1/23/2022http://www.fig.net/news/index.aspCorporate member of the Month in January 2022http://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_FIG-corporate_member_january.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_FIG-corporate_member_january.asp1/19/2022 7:28:53 AMThe Corporate Member of the Month in January is our long-term member and partner Geomares, known for GIM Magazine, Hydro International and Geo Matching.

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Fit-for-Purpose Land Administration - Providing Secure Land Rights at Scalehttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_ffpla_land_journal.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_ffpla_land_journal.asp1/6/2022 10:38:40 AMThis Special Issue of the open access Land Journal provide 26 articles edited by Prof Stig Enemark, Dr Robin McLaren and Prof Christiaan Lemmen

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FIG Office Workshop - collecting ideas and taskshttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_office_workshop.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_office_workshop.asp1/6/2022 10:25:15 AMFIG Office dedicated a full day to follow up on the substantial work of the FIG Task Force on FIG Governance.

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New Year Greeting from the Presidenthttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_greeting_president.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_greeting_president.asp1/3/2022 1:45:55 PMFIG President Rudolf Staiger together with FIG Office wishes all a Happy New Year - see video greeting from the President

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FIG Foundation Grants 2022http://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/12_foundation_grants.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/12_foundation_grants.asp1/3/2022 9:58:39 AMFIG Foundation is pleased to announce the grant offerings of FIG Foundation PhD Scholarship, the Academic Research Grant and Grant to support attendance at FIG Congress 2022

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Spatial data for efficient land managementhttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/12_eastern_economic_forum.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/12_eastern_economic_forum.asp12/28/2021 11:46:31 AMAt the VI Estern Economic forum Rosreestr, UNECE/Working Party for Land Administration (WPLA), FAO and FIG presented their activities in the panel discussion “Digital Twin. The Future of Spatial Data”

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Seasons greetings from FIGhttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/12_seasons_greetings.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/12_seasons_greetings.asp12/23/2021 9:24:39 AMSeasons greetings to all and a all the best wishes for 2022 - click on our heart and learn more

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Corporate Member of the Month - December 2021http://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/12_Corporate_Member_December.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/12_Corporate_Member_December.asp12/9/2021 11:28:37 AMThe 'Corporate Member of the Month' in December is GIS/Transport, Ltd, Congratulations! GIS/Transport, Ltd has been a member of FIG since 2017

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FIG and the Sustainable Development Goalshttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_SDGs_and_FIG.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_SDGs_and_FIG.asp11/24/2021 11:36:41 AMThe Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and related land indicators will re-shape and influence our profession profoundly in the decade to come. It is of crucial importance that FIG member organisations and surveyors are aware and prepared on how their (daily) work contributes to the achievement of the SDGs and vice versa.

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FIG Vice President Kwame Tenadu Snr attends 6th Africa Regional Conferencehttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_isk_africa_regional_conf.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_isk_africa_regional_conf.asp11/23/2021 9:50:47 AMInstitution of Surveyors of Kenya ISK was organiser of this online event. Read the report and declaration which marked a clear outcome of the conference.

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VCSP - Wisdom Workshophttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_vcsp_wisdom_workshop.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_vcsp_wisdom_workshop.asp11/19/2021 9:40:52 AMVolunteer Community Surveyors Programme (VCSP) invites to this year’s Wisdom Workshop. The meeting is scheduled to take place online Friday December 3, 2021.

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Call for Papers FIG Congress 2022http://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_Call_for_Papers_FIG_Congress_2022.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_Call_for_Papers_FIG_Congress_2022.asp11/17/2021 9:56:34 AMFIG is excited to invite you to the FIG Congress 2022 and to send in contributions to the Call for Papers.

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Invitation: FIG Young Surveyors African Meetinghttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_YSN_African_Meeting_Invitation.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_YSN_African_Meeting_Invitation.asp11/17/2021 9:02:51 AMFIG Young Surveyors African Network invites to the 3rd FIG Ýoung Surveyors African meeting 20 November 2021, online, with overall theme Building A Resilient Profession for an Uncertain Future.

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Congratulations to Construction Technological Services (Pvt) Limited who are this Month Corporate Memberhttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_Corporate_Member_November.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/11_Corporate_Member_November.asp11/16/2021 9:41:38 AMConstruction Technological Services (Pvt) Limited is the newest addition to the FIG family and we welcome them on board.

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Call for Nominations for President and Vice Presidentshttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_call_for_nominations.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_call_for_nominations.asp10/28/2021 2:58:27 PMFIG Council encourages Member Associations to consider nominations for the positions for the term 2023-2026. In doubt? Contact a member of the Engagement Committee.

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FIG Council establishes Engagement Committeehttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_engagement_committee.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_engagement_committee.asp10/28/2021 7:57:59 AMFIG General Assembly 2021 voted for the proposal to establish an Engagement Committee to create interest, motivate and encourage qualified people and member associations to apply for volunteer senior posts in FIG.

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FIG statement on ensuring Diversity and Inclusionhttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_FIG_statement_on_Ensuring_Diversity_and_Inclusion.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_FIG_statement_on_Ensuring_Diversity_and_Inclusion.asp10/27/2021 9:58:01 AMAt the FIG e-Working Week 2021, a panel of land and property leaders opened a conversation on equality Diversity and Inclusion which resulted in an action oriented statement for FIG members to improve DI in our professional working practices and organisations.

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Corporate Member of the Monthhttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_Corporate_Member_October.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_Corporate_Member_October.asp10/8/2021 12:03:24 PMThe 'Corporate Member of the Month' in October 2021 is Leica - Geosystems. Congratulations! Leica - Geosystems is a long term platinum member of FIG, who is also a faithful sponsor at our conferences....

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FIG Commission 7 Annual Meetinghttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_Commission7_Annual_Meeting.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_Commission7_Annual_Meeting.asp10/8/2021 8:20:21 AMFIG Commission 7 held its 2021 Annual Meeting on 23rd September. For the second year running the meeting was a fully online activity with 70 participants logging in from around the globe.

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Fraud emails - take carehttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_fraud_emails.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_fraud_emails.asp10/7/2021 12:23:14 PMEmails that seeem to come from FIG President Rudolf Staiger are being sent out currently. The email address resembles the correct. If in doubt - please contact FIG Office.

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FIG Annual Review 2020 - in brief...http://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_annual_review-2020.asphttp://vwwv.fig.net/news/news_2021/10_annual_review-2020.asp10/6/2021 4:58:20 PM2020 was a different year; hence also a different and short Annual Review. Please share this Annual Review with friends and colleagues

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