Cadastre Colombia: Methodology conception

Cadastre Colombia: Methodology conception

Conception of integral methodology to carry out urban and rural multi-purpose cadastre in La Mojana region (Colombia). These last years Colombia has taken a historic turn after signing a peace treaty with the FARC. These agreements have resulted in implementation of the politics of territorial development and, as objective, the redistribution of lands. To Continue reading

Ethiopia: the LIS project in a new phase

Ethiopia: the LIS project in a new phase

In September 2014, the IGN FI/ IGN France/ Geomark international Consortium was awarded a contract for supervising the implementation of the Cadastral and Real Property Information System launched by the Ethiopian Ministry of urban development, and housing (MUDHo). The design of the future system has been developed by INSA, the federal agency in charge Continue reading

Benin: Official hand-over of aerial photos to the Government

Benin: Official hand-over of aerial photos to the Government

The PAPDFGC, a project to support the preservation and development of gallery forests and production of the digital base map, was set up in 2013 with help from the European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNPD). The 15,500 aerial photos covering the whole country that were taken as part of the Continue reading

Land administration: LIS supervision project extended in Ethiopia

Land administration: LIS supervision project extended in Ethiopia

In 2014, the international consortium IGN FI/ IGN France/ Geomark was contracted to supervise and assist technically the Ethiopian Ministry of Urban Development and Housing in the development and implementation of a registration system for an urban legal cadastre (CRPRS Cadastre and Real Property Registration System). This 2 year contract was extended for an Continue reading

A new graphic identity for IGN FI

A new graphic identity for IGN FI

IGN FI has recently changed its graphic identity as Christophe DEKEYNE, IGN FI general manager, explains: Our new graphic identity is more an evolution than a revolution. The color code remains the same - blue and orange, to symbolize the sky and the earth, the terrestrial globe remains a key element in our graphic Continue reading

Copernicus: IGN FI is awarded Lot 2 of the Hot Spot program

Copernicus: IGN FI is awarded Lot 2 of the Hot Spot program

The consortium headed up by IGN FI was awarded Lot 2 of the Global Land High Resolution Hot Spot Monitoring European project. The objective of this project, related to changes in land cover around Africa, was to create and implement high resolution surveillance of specific areas of environmental interest that had been identified during Continue reading

AGEOS and IGN FI have signed a framework cooperatiion agreement

AGEOS and IGN FI have signed a framework cooperatiion agreement

At the occasion of the geomatic days that took place in Libreville (Gabon) in February 2017, AGEOS, the Gabonese Agency for studies and earth observation, and IGN FI signed a framework cooperation agreement. Created in 2010, AGEOS  mission is to contribute to the data collection and analysis in the perspective of sustainable management of Continue reading

The baseline mapping project for Mali draws to a close

The baseline mapping project for Mali draws to a close

Chaired by the General Secretary of Mali’s Ministry for Equipment, Transport and Development, a representative of the European Union delegation in Mali, the Director General of IGN FI, the Director General of the Geographical Institute of Mali (IGM)) and the Mayor of ‘Commune 3’ which hosted the event, the seminar brought together over a Continue reading