Practice, experience and future projects
Tashkent hosted the 40th session of Interstate Council on Geodesy, Cartography, Cadastre and Remote Sensing of the Earth.
Activity carried out by the state bodies of the CIS member countries in the field of geodesy, cartography, cadastre and remote sensing of the Earth, further plans, prospects for cooperation, as well as issues of training, retraining and advanced training of workers in the sphere were discussed with participation of representatives of Uzbekistan, Russia, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan.
The Interstate Council on Geodesy, Cartography, Cadastre and Remote Sensing of the Earth was established in accordance with the Agreement on Cooperation of the Commonwealth Member States in the Field of Geodesy, Cartography, Cadastre and Remote Sensing of the Earth, signed at the meeting of the Council of Heads of States in Bishkek on October 9, 1992.
It was noted that issues of rational and effective land use, complex regulation of relations in this area are becoming important today in the CIS countries. For this, it is necessary to develop programs at the state level for the rational use, maintenance and protection of land resources, increasing soil fertility, improving the efficiency of geodetic and cartographic activities, as well as intensifying activities on aerospace surveying, surveying in topography, geodesy, cartography, soil science, geobotany and other directions, research in the field of remote sensing of the Earth, geodynamics.
At the event, views were exchanged on issues of introduction of information and communication technologies, expansion of international cooperation, provision of systematic retraining and advanced training of personnel.
Nasiba Ziyodullayeva, UzA