Joint FIG / UN ECE Workshop
2012 FIG Commission 3 Workshop on
FIG Task Force on Property and Housing, and 2012 UNECE WPLA workshop on
Informal Development, Property and Housing
With the contribution of UN ECE CHLM, REM, WB, FIG Com9, FIG Com10
And Commission 3 Annual Meeting
10-14 December 2012, Athens, Greece
The aim of this workshop is to study the impact of spatial information on managing the built environment, and on monitoring the legalization process and progress of informal settlements with particular reference to land privatization/title strengthening, property registration, planning reforms, housing and property markets; this with emphasis on the economic, social and environmental aspects on global, nationwide and local levels. In addition, to investigate the international knowledge and experience on how surveyors may assist good governance, efficient operations of property markets, affordable planning, affordable housing, and appropriate environmental management by providing innovative and reliable land tools and spatial information solutions addressing global challenges.
Please review relevant workshop documents at bottom of page (also here).