FIG News FeedNews from International Federation of Surveyors FIG web site www.fig.neten5/16/2022http://www.fig.net/news/index.aspPreparations for FIG Working Week 2023 in Orlando, Floridahttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/04_ww2023_preparations.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/04_ww2023_preparations.asp4/29/2022 8:03:29 AMThe local organisers from NSPS, representatives from NSPS Florida and FIG met in the middle of Disney World at Signia by Hilton - Orlando Bonnet Creek.

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Aubrey Barker Fund Golden Jubilee Prizehttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/04_aubrey_barker_fund_golden_jubilee_prize.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/04_aubrey_barker_fund_golden_jubilee_prize.asp4/27/2022 11:30:15 AMIn celebration of 50 years of operation, the Aubrey Barker Fund is hosting the Golden Jubilee Prize to further raise awareness the survey and land economy professions and their contribution to a sustainable world.

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The VII Croatian Congress and 10th Workshop on the Land Administration Domain Modelhttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/04_croatian_congress.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/04_croatian_congress.asp4/6/2022 3:02:56 PMThe VII. Croatian Congress on cadastre was held this year between March 31st and April 2nd in Dubrovnik. In conjunction with the Congress of Croatian Cadastral Surveyors, the 10th Workshop for the Land Administration Domain Model was organised.

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FIG and the Sustainable Development Goals - Commission 10https://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/04_sdg_comm_10.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/04_sdg_comm_10.asp4/6/2022 11:11:18 AMCommission Chair Alan Muse gives his Statement on the sustainable development goals in relation to Commission 10 - Construction Economics and Management     ]]>Registration FIG Congress 2022 has openedhttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_fig_congress_registration_open.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_fig_congress_registration_open.asp4/1/2022 1:57:04 PMRegister now for the FIG Congress 2022 in Warsaw, Poland and prepare your trip. Early Bird fee until 10 May 2022. Special room price at conference hotel.

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General Assembly election for President and Vice Presidentshttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_president_vice-president_candidates.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_president_vice-president_candidates.asp3/30/2022 10:29:30 AMFIG Council has received nominations for three candidates for the position of President and four candidates for the two Vice President posts

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New leadership in FIG Africa Regional Networkhttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_africa_regional_network.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_africa_regional_network.asp3/30/2022 10:29:27 AMFIG Council has appointed Mohammad Mamman Kabir chair of the Africa Regional Netwok. Read more news from ARN

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Two new FIG Foundation directors appointedhttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_foundation_directors.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_foundation_directors.asp3/30/2022 10:29:23 AMMeet the two new members of the board: Jennifer Whittal, South Africa, and Bryn Fosburgh, USA

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FIG and the Sustainable Development Goals - Commission 6https://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_sdg_comm_6.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_sdg_comm_6.asp3/25/2022 3:54:05 PMCommission Chair Maria Joao Henriques gives her statement on the sustainable development goals in relation to Commission 6 - Engineering Surveys

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Corporate Member of the Month in March: GEo-Tech Surveys Limited, Ghanahttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_corporate_geo-tech.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_corporate_geo-tech.asp3/24/2022 9:33:56 PMGeo-Tech partners with GMX Systems Ltd, Israel and launches a Ghana and Nationwide GNSS Cors Network. Also know for their responsibility training young surveyors.

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First femaile Quantity Surveyor elected 50th President of Ghana Institution of Surveyorshttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_rosemargaret_esubonteng_president_ghis.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_rosemargaret_esubonteng_president_ghis.asp3/24/2022 5:08:25 PMQuantity Surveyor Rosemargaret Esubonteng was elected as the 50th president of the Ghana Institution of Surveyors (GHIS)

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It is Global Surveyors' Day!https://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_surveyors_day.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_surveyors_day.asp3/21/2022 10:58:07 AMGlobal Surveyors' Day is a way to globally recognize the ground-breakers, pioneers, individuals and the industry that has shaped our history and continues to be the foundation of our communities.

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FIG Mentoring Pilot Programmehttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_arn-ys_mentoring_programme_pilot.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_arn-ys_mentoring_programme_pilot.asp3/9/2022 11:46:46 AMFIG Young Surveyors and Africa Regional Network are looking for 25 mentors and 25 mentees to attend this Pilot Mentoring Programme which runs across Africa.

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FIG Council Statement on Ukrainehttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_council_statement_ukraine.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/03_council_statement_ukraine.asp3/1/2022 6:42:47 PMPlease find here a statement from FIG Council on the current situation in Ukraine. Our thoughts and deepest sympathy are with all the citizens of Ukraine and especially our Ukrainian colleagues and members

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Corporate member of the month in February 2022https://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/02_ripro.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/02_ripro.asp2/25/2022 2:14:36 PM"Peaceful boundary making" with a generous donation of USD 10,000 through FIG to surveying assistance in Ukraine. Ripro is also known for the true adventure of Little Orca's 5000 Mile Odyssey

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FIG and the Sustainable Development Goals - Commission 9https://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/02_sdg_comm_9.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/02_sdg_comm_9.asp2/23/2022 3:45:29 PMCommission Chair Elect Peter Ache gives his statement on the sustainable development goals in relation to Commission 9 - Valuation and the Management of Real Estate

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Mission Earthhttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/02_mission_earth.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/02_mission_earth.asp2/18/2022 2:15:50 PMHow does your cell phone know where you are right now? How is our planet changing due to geodynamic processes and ongoing climate change? How can these changes be precisely measured from space? Read the review by H. Kutterer

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FIG signs Memorandum of Understanding with Stand for Her Land - S4HLhttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_stand-for-her-land.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_stand-for-her-land.asp2/3/2022 11:18:51 AMStand for Her Land Campaign works on making land rights a reality for millins of women around the world. FIG supports this agenda

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FIG and the Sustainable Development Goals - Commission 2https://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_SDG_comm_2.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_SDG_comm_2.asp2/1/2022 3:52:20 PMCommission Chair David Mitchell gives his statement on the sustainable development goals in relation to Commission 2 - Professional Education

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Volunteer Community Surveyors Program (VCSP) holds Wisdom Workshophttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_wisdom_workshop.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_wisdom_workshop.asp2/1/2022 1:37:00 PM "Our FIG young professionals are truly impactful in community projects that they are involved" says FIG Vice President Diane Dumashie

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FIG Congress 2022 - submit your abstract nowhttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_call_congress.asphttps://bbjd.fig.net/news/news_2022/01_call_congress.asp1/27/2022 12:37:22 PMNormally, we are strict on deadlines... However, several have asked for a few days extra to submit their abstract for FIG Congress 2022 in Warsaw, Poland. We have listened to this and have extended the deadline with a week...

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