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The tenth session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) promotes international collaboration in global geospatial information management, and reports on matters relating to geography, geospatial information and related topics to the UN’s Economic and Social Council. This year’s it will be held in a scaled down virtual format, consisting of three two-hour meetings, on 26-27 August and 4 September 2020.
The sessions will address emerging and critical issues related to geospatial information management globally. There will also be feedback on the Integrated Geospatial Information Framework, its Implementation Guide and country-level Action Plans; the Global Geodetic Reference Frame for sustainable development; the Global Statistical Geospatial Framework; the Framework for Effective Land Administration; how geospatial information supports and informs the sustainable development goals; and advances in legal and policy frameworks for geospatial information management.